Supplier & Contracts Manager

GBP40000 - GBP45000 per annum + Benefits
18 Sep 2019
18 Oct 2019
Adam Venting
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Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Supplier & Contracts Manager - Rapidly Growing Manufacturing Firm - £40,000 £45,000 + Package - Worcestershire


This market leading manufacturing firm is enjoying rapid global expansion and is pouring investment into turning a historically staid Procurement function into an award-winning best-in-class Supply Chain Hub. As a result, the Firm has created a new position for an ambitious Supplier & contract Manager to join their journey.

You will work on delivery of a business-critical project as part of the procurement function, acting as the key cog in supplier relationship management and contract management

As a Supplier & Contract Manager you will:

  • Being a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in contract drafting, supplier negotiation and management, and persuading & collaborating with senior stakeholders to position procurement in the driving seat
  • Driving compliance and best practice throughout the Strategic Sourcing process
  • Creating RFIs & RFPs to support major £Multi-Million procurement projects, skilfully handling complex tenders from beginning to end
  • Reporting directly into the Global Procurement and Supplier Management Lead, learning from them and their team of procurement experts
  • Enjoying a personally tailored development programme to ensure your promotion to Management within 18 months

Required experience, skills & qualifications:-

  • Strong experience in contracts management and supplier relationship management
  • The ability to operate in a commercially savvy and global environment, being credible and authoritative with senior stakeholders and legal experts
  • Fluent English, both written and spoken
  • Strong knowledge of procurement / strategic sourcing / contractual negotiation

If you are an ambitious and highly intelligent procurement, sourcing and contracts management specialist looking for a prestigious global company in which to invest and progress to Senior Management, this could be an excellent career move for you.

To apply please send your CV directly to or apply through this forum.

Key skills: Procurement, Contracts, Negotiation, Contract Drafting, Strategic Sourcing, Category management, stakeholder management, Buying, Purchasing, FTSE 100, London, FM Procurement, Operations Procurement, Distribution & Logistics Procurement