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Category Manager - FM

Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire


£42,000 - £45,000


Category Manager ( FM ) near Middlesbrough £42k to £45k + benefits

Procurement Manager for international corporation supplying infrastructure, technology and solutions near Middlesbrough

The Role

As Procurement / Purchasing Manager for Facilities Management ( FM ) and direct parts, you will support the Procurement Lead, taking responsibility for sourcing activities to support operations. Your responsibilities will include:

  • developing / executing procurement plans for a portfolio of commodities
  • identification, approval and set-up of potential suppliers
  • setting sourcing strategy for new contract opportunities
  • evaluating supplier proposals / providing recommendations
  • commercial contract drafting, negotiation, approval and award
  • conducting supplier performance reviews / supplier risk management activity
  • supporting process improvement activities relating to P2P, S2C, SRM, MRP

Some travel will be required between UK sites ( London / North East / regionally ) and also some international travel

The Company

Our client is an international corporation with activities spanning a wide variety of sectors including IT, Construction, Technology, Telecommunications, Industrial and Transport Solutions.

The Person

As Procurement Manager you will have commodity management experience in FM / direct parts in a manufacturing environment with a relevant qualification ( CIPS, degree or relevant purchasing, procurement, buying experience). With knowledge of contract law / drafting for different product / services and familiarity with SAP PO / Material Master / PIR / Contract management) you will have:

  • excellent organisation / time management skills
  • knowledge of value engineering / logistics optimisation / process improvement
  • knowledge of contract Lifecycle Management tools
  • experience working with cross-functional teams
  • strong IT skills ( Excel / Microsoft etc. )

Some travel will be required between UK sites ( London / North East / regionally ) and also some International travel

If you wish to be considered for the role of Category Manager ( FM ), please forward your CV quoting reference 293309C.


Applications are invited with experience in: procurement manager buyer jobs purchasing category manager facilities management FM industry technology transport infrastructure engineering CIPS contracts SAP commodities Middlesbrough Newcastle Durham

ThreePeople advertises vacancies on behalf of clients. If your CV matches our client's requirements, we will forward your details to them to confirm your suitability. By applying for this role, you consent to the submission of your details for this purpose only. Any data processed will be used for recruitment purposes only and will be not be retained by ThreePeople for a period longer than 6 months.

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