Senior Category Manager - FM
Salary £65,000 - £80,000 per annum
Location Greater Manchester
Consultant Lee Carey
Date posted 12 March 201811 Slingsby Place, St Martin's Courtyard London, WC2E 9AB Robert Walters United Kingdom
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Senior Category Manager Facilities Management for my Global finance organsiation based at their site in Greater Manchester
The Main Purpose of the role is to manage review and restructure the FM and CAPEX categories and manage key stakeholders
Facilities categories include - building, real estate, ISS, setting up integrated facilities management in multi geographies. Capital projects and Corporate services includinf building security, document storage, travel etc
Duties to include:
Market Expert: Actively seek out innovation and inspire thought leadership. Meet industry peers and seek out opportunities for knowledge transfer in the sourcing community.
- Analyse Spend Data: perform in-depth spend analysis within a category (e.g. spend structure by supplier, business unit, function, geography and to identify key drivers for spend and demand and understand the underlying cost drivers and cost levers).
- Analyse procurement practices and supplier risk: map and analyse the current commodity practices (e.g. supplier concept and buying channels).
- Benchmarks: Conduct market research on current best practices, and best in class rates, determining external future category trends.
- Develop sourcing plan: The SCM creates the short and long term plans.
Extensive experience in a senior procurement with a Global organisation within FM, capex or BPO
Experience dealing with senior stakeholders, including executives up to Board Level
Business degree or similar discipline, or equivalent commercial work experience
Knowledge and experience of specific market and key vendors on a global basis
Project Management and execution, including collaborative stakeholder management
Managing resources in a matrix environment
If you are interested in this excellent Senior Category Manager position, click apply or contact Lee Carey for further information