Category Manager

£400 | Uxbridge | Contract
Posted 3 months ago

Category Manager
Ongoing Contract - 6 months
Uxbridge
£ Competitive

IQ Talent Solutions are delighted to be working with one of our key clients in the hospitality and travel sector, supporting them with the recruitment of a Category Manager on an interim basis for at least the next six months

This role will suit candidates who have strong experience of Food & Beverage & Operational Goods e.g. laundry, utilities, general supplies etc from within the Hospitality and Travel sector

Duties & Responsibilities

* Collaborate with Global Procurement Category Team to develop and execute hotel ready programs
* Responsible for gathering business requirements from stakeholders for UK estates
* Provide advice and counsel to stakeholders as needed
* Conduct sourcing activities as required, including RFx's
* Responsible for go to market sourcing approach (RFx Development)
* Successful execution of sourcing, demand management and continuous improvement projects to deliver business objectives
* Operate within the PaCE operating model
* Project and Programme Management
* Stakeholder management both internally and externally

Skills & Experience

* Candidates will ideally come from a similar role with proven experience of Food & Beverage, Premise/Utilities & Operational Goods category management
* Track record of developing and implementing new procurement programs
* Experience working within a global organisation would be a distinct advantage
* Demonstrated ability to analyse and provide insight on supply markets
* Strong procurement technical skills, legal knowledge and RFI/P experience
* Proven experience managing complex supplier relationships
* Capable of being part of matrixed team in a project environment
* Good negotiation and influencing skills and effective project management skills

For more information about this role, please contact:

Rachel Loughlin

rachel.loughlin@interquestsolutions.co.uk
0161 237 0063

See Rachel Loughlin's jobs
Related Jobs

Accounts Assistant

Competitive | Northampton | Permanent

IQ Talent Solutions are delighted to be working with one of our most prestigious clients who are an industry leader in the technology sector, supporting them with the recruitment of...


BI SQL Developer

£450 | London | Contract

BI SQL Developer £450 p/d 6 Month Contract Do you have proven experience developing Microsoft SQL Server solutions? Are you able to prioritise workload under tight deadlines? If so, please read on... Our multinational...


Business Sales Account Executive

£19,500 | Poole | Permanent

Are you an ambitious individual that is looking for an exciting new opportunity in Sales? Do you find yourself motivated to generate amazing results with uncapped commission? Our client is seeking...