MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB:-
●In conjunction with your Category Manager develop and implement the Category strategy via your portfolio of suppliers
●Manage and develop your portfolio of suppliers and specifically co-ordinate Unipart’s interface with the associated suppliers to ensure products and services purchased lead to improving value and service to Unipart’s customers and meet Unipart’s company aims, contributing to business growth
●Manage the purchasing process from cradle to grave through Category Management to satisfy business needs whilst maximising the value delivered from the supply base.
●Support the delivery of agreed objectives in line with the procurement strategy and PDM, in terms of supplier performance, cost saving delivery and process improvements
●In conjunction with the Category Manager, develop and execute the procurement Category Strategy, including sourcing activities to achieve the overall category strategy in line with company objectives
●Ensure that you maintain accurate SAP master data for your portfolio of suppliers to ensure timely bid responses to meet customer deadlines and to maximise new business winning opportunities and growth
●Preparation and issue of pre-tender and tender documents, Evaluate tenders and determine supplier selection to support Bid development and implementation in support of business growth