Supplier Development Manager

  • Contract
  • Wiltshire, South West
  • Posted 21st July 2020
  • c.£45,000
  • Ref: pb17

Artis Procurement is pleased to be working with this well-known business that is continuing to grow with strong ambitions, yet still stand by their values and commitments instilled from when they were founded. As such, they’re looking to recruit a Supplier Development Manager. The role will work closely with a variety of internal functions and will be responsible for developing a consistent value driven approach of how to manage their key service suppliers, ensuring they are adhering to contractual obligations and meeting the levels of service required.

Working with a variety of business areas you will review current supplier governance structures including contract deliverables and SLA’s, ensuring KPI’s are in place while assessing the supplier performance against these contractual agreements. Agreed solutions and actions will need to be put in place for any service improvements ensuring suppliers are working to their optimum.

Moving forward you will need to create and agree supplier development plans while supporting and developing key stakes holder knowledge of supplier management best practice, delivering a consistent approach and commercial value across the business.

This is new role and is initially a 12-month contract to support the development of the supplier management function while demonstrating value. The role will be reporting to the Head of Procurement.

Must haves…

·Experience within financial services, energy, telecommunications, or a regulated environment.

·Experience in Indirect Procurement and large commercial contract management is essential.

·Able to demonstrate strong stakeholder management and influencing skills.

·Demonstrate experience in building strong relationships with third parties, improving supplier relationships while influencing internal stakeholders on best practice.

·Possess strong analytical skills, with a solution driven approach.

·Strong commercial acumen.

·MCIPS and /or IACCM qualified is highly advantageous.

·This role is based in Wiltshire along the M4 corridor.


If this role fits your experience, please apply with your CV and one of the team will be in touch.

Due to the high number of applicants, it may not be possible to come back to everyone therefore if you have not heard back within 3 working days of your application, then unfortunately you will have been unsuccessful.

Artis Recruitment provide specialist recruitment services within HR, Finance, IT, Procurement, Marketing, Customer Contact and Executive Search.

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