Category Manager - Facilities Management

03 Aug 2017
19 Aug 2017
Category Manager - Facilities Management (Hard Services) Our client is a dominant force in the FM sector and due to new projects we are currently recruiting 2 category managers to be based from in their London or Surrey offices. Category managers wishing to apply for the role should be experienced in the FM market, particularly in hard services. The successful category managers will be responsible for: Developing to procurement strategies and recommending the most adequate route to market for each service Providing input in the packaging strategy for services based on the capability and capacity of the market Undertaking large or complex FM packages, generally within the Public Contracts Regulations Developing all tendering documentation required for prequalification, invitation to tenders, tender evaluation and award recommendation and as required by the project or client Developing all documentation as required by the Public Contracts Regulations Developing pricing strategies for FM services Supporting Category Managers for Hard and Soft FM and Projects Managing all assigned subcontracts Delivering post award value for money and cost reduction initiatives with the supply chain and service delivery teams Working with clients in a collaborative manner whilst providing robust advice Realising benefits targeted by during the procurement of FM services Reviewing the expenditure for the assigned subcontracts and negotiating bespoke rates with suppliers Negotiating rates, when required, and exploring gain-share mechanism with suppliers. Category managers wishing to apply should posses the following skills & attributes: Degree on a relevant discipline or relevant qualifications and experience A demonstrable experience equivalent to 5 years' experience managing FM procurement and contract management Pro-activeness and can-do attitude Ability to interface with clients Exceptional presentation and reporting skills Accuracy and attention to detail Experience and knowledge delivering procurements and subcontracts under Public Contracts Regulations Experience and knowledge on the FM NEC3 and JCT contract forms Experience working in one of the Tier 1 FM contractors Please contact Matt Roach at Carbon60 for more details & to apply. The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency. This job was originally posted as