Category Manager

  • Job Reference: CL0908181
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2018
  • Recruiter: Love Success plc
  • Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Salary: £175 Per Day
  • Sector: Finance
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client, a global online payments provider located in Manchester, are seeking a relationship building and motivated Category Manager to work alongside the Legal, Risk Management, and Global Security teams. As a Category Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring the contracts protect and identify any potential risks to the company.

This role requires a candidate who has prior experience in price negotiating and influencing senior decision-makers within an organisation, whilst coaching junior levels of staff. Strong attention to detail and experience working within a fast-paced environment is a must.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and develop current relationships with customers and third-party suppliers
  • Lead negotiation of contracts to ensure optimal value for the company
  • Adhering to external and internal policies
  • Knowledge of software delivery lifestyle or IT operational delivery
  • Working alongside senior stakeholders to provide input and insight on goods and services

The successful candidate must have experience in RFP/RFI issuance, due diligence, contract creation, and management.

This role is for an immediate start, for a 6-month temporary contract. Please do not apply if you are on notice.