Senior Category Manager

Recruiter
Dovetail Recruitment Ltd
Location
Southampton, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Sep 2019
Closes
25 Sep 2019
Ref
1267242307
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Category Manager Job in Southampton

An experienced Senior Category Manager is required for our well-established client in Southampton. As a Senior Category Manager, you will play a key role in developing and mentoring a team and lead business initiatives, innovative procurement strategies and sourcing solutions.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Supporting a £75m annual spend, managing the expanding external supply chain
  • Developing innovative procurement strategies and sourcing solutions that drives their commercial success
  • Work with key suppliers and support key stakeholders to deliver value and innovative solutions that will achieve business success
  • Maximise commercial value and deliver outstanding service across the organisation
  • Developing and mentoring a team

Experience and Knowledge:
  • In-depth commercial and category management knowledge and experience
  • Highly numerate with a strong analytical background
  • Maintaining and strengthening existing relationships with strong influencing and negotiation skills at all levels
  • An excellent track record in motivating and leading a team

Salary and Benefits:
  • £60,000 - £68,000 DOE
  • A great pension schemes
  • Performance-related bonus
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays and an extra 3 days over Christmas
  • Flexible working

This Senior Category Manager position would suit candidates who have experience within a similar position.

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