Sourcing and Contracts Manager

GBP35000.00 - GBP40000.00 per annum + car, pension, 35hr week
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
James Courtneidge
Specialist Area
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Industry vetting organisation are looking for a procurement professional to manage commercial partners

Your new company
A leading name in the business vetting market, this well established company are growing and have a host of recognised industry brands affiliated with their membership scheme.

Having been established for the best part of 20 years this firm are looking to further develop their volume of members and become the ultimate trusted source in the trades industry.

Your new role
This role is a unique role that requires procurement experience and account management in the commercial world. The position will both manage and source lucrative partnerships with potential companies that can offer desirable offers or benefits under contract to membership holders.

Key responsibilities:

  • Always strive to negotiate the best offer for our members
  • Attend partner trade events, seminars and open days, to advocate the company brand and identify more partnering opportunities
  • Promote the company to partners and inform them of our growth plans and business strategy enabling them to understand how collaboration will benefit them
  • Analyse productivity of agreed contracts and review/renegotiate accordingly

What you'll need to succeed

  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Must be a self-starter, will be working autonomously. As this is a new position it is expected to evolve
  • Will need to show ability and experience of reporting effectively to senior management
  • Clean driving licence

What you'll get in return

  • Company car, laptop, tablet and mobile phone
  • Management bonus
  • 22 days holiday, as well as all bank holidays off and a Christmas shutdown period
  • Pension Scheme - 4% Employer contribution
  • Free, on-site gym
  • Flexi-Time working
  • Excellent training and development
  • Up to 5 days charity leave
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Optional salary sacrifice arrangements

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