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FM Category Manager - Birmingham

FM Category Manager - Birmingham

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    Birmingham, West Midlands

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    £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits Package

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    Brad Mills

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    9 months ago

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FM Procurement Category Manager


£50,000 - £60,000 + Benefits

1st Executive are looking to identify a Procurement Category Manager - FM (Hard and Soft FM Services) to join a FTSE100 organisation that is undergoing a transformation; to be a much more agile and streamlined function. This is an exciting opportunity to stamp your mark on the FM category.


  • Development & implementation of Soft Services and hard Services category purchasing strategies.
  • Management of the strategic sourcing lifecycle, from supplier selection, contract and price negotiation, management of the tender process, through to post-contract award SRM and performance assessment
  • Identification of process improvement opportunities, and promoting procurement best practice
  • Liaising cross-functionally with a diverse internal community - e.g.: Sales, Marketing, Finance, Supply Chain
  • Delivering best value purchasing: cost savings, quality, flexibility, governance and strategic vendor relationships


  • Demonstrable Hard and Soft FM Services Category Sourcing experience
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication & negotiation skills
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Solid working knowledge of e-procurement systems & processes
  • People management experience, whether direct or indirect / matrix is advantageous
  • Degree educated / equivalent and ideally MCIPS accredited, or part-CIPS qualified with drive to complete

If this role is of interest, please call Molly Sarfas on 01483 213 303 or apply below.