|Job Title:||Category Manager|
|Contact Name:||Bradley Baxendale|
|Job Published:||January 14, 2019 14:36|
Providing design, manufacture and support services to large, demanding clients, whose expectations and standards are exceptionally high. There are several sites in the UK, including Bristol, Leicester, and Plymouth, as well as several overseas locations, including Canada, South Korea and Australia. Our client continues to win new work and to grow at a significant pace; as a result, we are recruiting for talented, enthusiastic and driven people to work in the Procurement and Supply Chain team.
You will play a significant role in managing the material and services requirements of projects by generating the best value solutions, to increase the overall value and performance derived from the Supply Chain.
As part of your role you will be responsible for:
Design and implement appropriate supply chain solutions to support the delivery of several projects.
Plan, prepare and implement strategic sourcing projects, analyse market responses and recommend solutions to relevant stakeholders.
Lead contract negotiations with key suppliers and manage supplier relationships to deliver the Quality, Cost, and Delivery performance requirements of major projects.
Lead a team of procurement professionals to deliver the above activities as part of an integrated project team.
Support functional integration and alignment across the business through Category.
You will have the following experience
Significant experience in a procurement environment.
Must have a flexible approach to workload, confident reading and understanding technical drawings and the ability to communicate complex requirements to/from the supply chain.
Ability to establish strong relationships with key stakeholders across the business.
Must have a good understanding of complex manufacturing processes and principles.
A good understanding of the Company business and objectives.
Experience of valves engineering would be beneficial.
Good knowledge of defence/marine sectors.
Title: Category Manager
Pay Rate and Bens: Competitive
Key Skills: Procurement, Supply Chain, Management, Engineering, Manufacturing, Defence, Marine,
If you are a good match then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This is a Permanent Role.
Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.