Beaumont Select

Category Manager, Property & Store Development

Location
London
Salary
£60-65k + bonus, pension, health, flexbens, etc
Posted
19 Sep 2017
Closes
17 Oct 2017
Ref
JO-04177
Job Level
Buyer, Manager, Specialist
Sector
FMCG, Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Exciting Category Manager opportunity for a Facilities / Fit Out specialist; with a major name retailer within their GNFR Procurement team, focussing on FM and Store Development projects…

You will be joining Europe’s number one retailer in their specific field.  They employ over 38,000 people across 9 different countries.  They truly encourage and reward innovation and forward thinking so they can offer their customers the most comprehensive service possible.

Reporting to the Head of Indirect Category Management, as the Procurement Category Manager, Property & Store Development you will be responsible for Facilities Management/Shop Fit out projects, delivering best practice sourcing process and negotiating the best overall commercial arrangements whilst ensuring the lowest total cost of ownership and delivering stakeholder requirements.

This role has become available due to internal promotion, and will offer you the chance as Category Manager, Property & Store Development to work in a dynamic, fast paced and fun retail environment.  The package on offer is highly competitive.

To be considered suitable, you will need:

  • Strong communication and influencing skills, with an intuitive understanding of the language that the business understands

  • To be highly analytical and innovative, with the ability to spot opportunities and seize them for the good of the business, with the maturity to understand when the balance of tactical delivery with longer term, strategic wins

  • An understanding of great governance, controls and best in class process, policies and the metrics that support this to map corporate behaviour and drive continuous functional and corporate improvement

  • Relevant Facilities Management/Shop Fit out category expertise

  • Educated to degree standard or equivalent, with CIPS ideally

  • Demonstrable and proven track record of delivering cost savings, cost efficiencies, total cost of ownership improvement and continuous improvement

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Beaumont Select is a leading Supply Chain & Purchasing Recruitment Agency for permanent and interim staffing solutions. We support a primarily blue chip client base, in the provision of experienced Supply Chain & Purchasing Professionals; successfully resolving their Purchasing Recruitment demands. We have a proven track record in purchasing recruitment and are a leading purchasing recruitment agency.  Complying with the BERR Beaumont Select are an Employment Agency and an Employment Business
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