Title – Supply Chain Manager – Contract 6 months – PAYE

Develop and implement sourcing strategies for assigned Building Services of spend. Position is an integral part of the Supply Management team, working closely with Category Managers, Category Specialist and business stakeholders to deliver value and achieve organizational goals.

Key Activities/Elements

Define, develop and maintain formal documented subcontractor strategy, using market and competitive data
Work across teams to ensure business requirements are met providing the most beneficial total cost of ownership.
Negotiate price, payment terms, and other delivery-and performance-related terms with selected subcontractors using applicable negotiation strategies to achieve results
Develop KPIs and manage performance throughout life of subcontract agreement including quality programs and continuous improvement processes
Build strong subcontractor relationships and understanding of assigned category


Bachelor’s Degree or University diploma – technical degree preferred. Master’s degree preferred.
5-8 years business Experience preferred, including 3-5 years in a relevant sourcing related capacity (i.e. strategic sourcing).
Proven track record in category management.
Experience with SAP, Oracle or similar procurement systems preferred.
Strong communication skills – verbal and written, ability to communicate effectively to varied audiences (cross cultural)
Strong leadership skills
Experience in multicultural environment
Preferred: Six Sigma green belt, CIPS, CPM, Lean, APICS

Job Information

Job Reference: 1181
Salary From: £30
Salary To: £32.5
Job Industries: Property and Real-estate
Job Locations: Berkshire, England
Job Types: Contract
Job Skills: Engineering

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