Group Category Manager

Group Category Manager

Job Title: Group Category Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Reference: 895217_1538389589
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 01, 2018 11:26

Job Description

Group Category Manager- Networks telecoms and security

Our client is looking for procurement professionals to manage an international, multifunctional team in the sourcing and management of suppliers within the Network, Telecoms and (IT) Security (NTS) perimeter, undertaking contract management and competitions to ensure the procurement of contracts at the best possible price, delivery and quality with the purpose of optimising operational service and contributing to company savings targets.

As part of your role you will be responsible for:

Working as a business partner with our IM colleagues to improve business outcomes
Creating and implementing supplier relationships to deliver new technologies and services to the business
Intelligently developing and deploying a range of sourcing strategies in cooperation with internal stakeholders
Aggregating and coordinating requirements across the Group (and, where appropriate, with shareholders) to ensure that are our client's position is optimised

You will have the following experience

Ideally a degree calibre or relevant experience procurement professional with experience of working in an international environment
The ideal candidate will have demonstrated their ability to create effective teams (in a culturally sensitivity environment) supported by excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
influence multi-functionally, multi-nationally and at all levels within the organisation
implement technology and service changes when working with internal stakeholders
identify and implement negotiation strategies through a multi-function team
Good understanding of IT goods / services and the evolution of the category

Title: Group Category Manager-Networks, telecoms and security
Pay Rate and Bens: Competitive + bonus, pension, 28 days holiday
Location: Stevenage

Key Skills; Procurement, Supply Chain, contracts, Terms, Conditions, Forecast, Analyst, Sourcing, Resource

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.

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.

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