Category Lead

  • Per Annum
    £45,000 to £50,000
  • Location
  • Basis

A Category Lead is required for a Fortune 500 company to join a team and help manage a variety of contracts across 2500 suppliers.

The relationships are already in place and need to be kept strong. A candidate with solid relationship management skills would be required.

This is a post where you will be out on the road a lot, someone who is prepared to travel is required. Remote working is also possible. The hybrid model can be discussed and accommodation for the successful candidate. Candidates can be based anywhere across the UK however they will be expected to travel the UK in this role at times.

Candidates who have a procurement background in Facilities Management are desired. Exposure across indirect categories would also be of interest. You will be responsible for preferred supplier agreements which can cover for a wide variety of FM categories.

The ideal profile will be a procurement professional who has strong communication skills, can engage at C-Suite level ( you will be hosting meeting and workshops), solid tendering experience, understands risk management and has a passion for sustainable procurement.

The role pays a base salary of £50,000 and car allowance (or company car). A company pension. Private healthcare after 6 months and 25 days holiday.

This is a good organisation to join if you are looking for an opportunity to grow and develop and be supported well.

If you are a match for the role then do apply with an updated CV highlighting your relevant experience or call Paul on 02392 314 672 to discuss further.

strgroup is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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