Supplier Relationship Manager (Procurement)

Reference: SUPPLIER
Location: alton hampshire
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
Job type: Permanent
Sector: procurement

Supplier Relationship Manager (Procurement)

Location: Alton, Hampshire

Salary: £35,000 - £40,000

Momentum Recruitment are working on behalf an industry leader, they require a Supplier Relationship Manager to undertake a key role within their organisation. The purpose of the role is to manage supplier relationships, review supplier contracts, negotiate terms and get the best possible rates for the company whilst building and strengthening relationships with suppliers.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Supplier Management: You will be responsible for negotiating and managing all supplier contracts, drafting execution and variation.
  • Proactively manage all commercial aspects of the supplier relationship, including contract and risk management, dispute resolution, tendering and growth and be responsible for relationship management.
  • Contracts Administration: Work closely with the client to ensure contracts are viable for both parties
  • Review existing and new contracts to advise on exposure to any risks
  • Negotiate with clients and third party suppliers on amendments to contracts to ensure equitable and balanced business relationships can be formed without undue risk to either party
  • Construct contract clause amendments
  • Work closely with internal sales and finance teams
  • Ensure appropriate pricing and operational delivery schedules are defined in the contracts
  • Pro-actively manage the contracts that Client holds, effectively leading internal and external contractual governance
  • Review customer and supplier contracts for new and existing business relationships in order to identify areas of financial exposure or contractual risk.

Experience required:

  • Experience of negotiating contracts and contracts administration
  • Experience of working with suppliers and negotiating rates/terms
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • The ability to develop strong supplier relationships
  • Experience of identifying and managing risks in contracts
  • Excellent planning skills with keen attention to detail.

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