Banking & Financial Services

Category Manager

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Macildowie Recruitment and Retention have partnered with one of the UK’s leading hospitality providers to help them appoint a Category Manager. Our client are now looking for someone to be instrumental in a period of transformation and change within their procurement team in Oxfordshire.

The Role

  • Reporting directly to the Head of Category.
  • Remit: 70% Strategic – 30% Tactical
  • Responsible for various areas of indirect spend – mainly focusing on FM or Corporate Services.
  • Working closely alongside the rest of the procurement team.
  • Leading on end-to-end bid/tender management processes.
  • Developing lasting relationships with suppliers.
  • Continuously looking for new ways to improve efficiency.
  • Compile data which pertains to supplier performance.
  • Monitor market trends and competitor strategies.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Has 4/5+ years experience within Indirect Procurement.
  • Experience within Hospitality, Services, Retail is preferable – not essential.
  • MCIPS – preferable, not essential.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Willing, can-do attitude.

Details

  • Salary: up to 50k per annum + 9% bonus
  • Office hours.
  • WFH Flex

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a household name.

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