Category Manager - Estates & FM

£55000 - £57000

Langley Search & Interim is currently searching for a Category Manager – Estates, FM & Professional Services for their client, a Collaborative Procurement Organisation.  As part of the Estates & FM Category Team you will manage category projects including property, hard & soft FM areas and other built environment areas.    This organisation is undertaking a major transformation of their procurement, consulting & customer facing areas and you will be part of the category teams leading the change.

Ideally you will have:

  • Experience of managing the FM/Estates category areas including construction, hard & soft FM, & other corporate services areas

  • Experience of managing preferred supplier lists and associated systems and on-boarding processes. Good with Excel and computer savvy

  • Good analytical skills - able to sift and make sense of data  

  • A team player – able to work effectively with the Customer Director and Account teams, new & existing clients, and other collaborative bodies to meet client needs both now and into the future

  • Ideally you will be MCIPS qualified (or equivalent) . 

  • You will be an excellent communicator & influencer with the presence and political astuteness to build successful stakeholder and client relationships both with existing & potential clients.

  • Have an excellent service orientation when helping others

  • Excellent planning and organisational skills

  • Knowledge of the Public Sector regulations will be preferred but not essential.

  • Target orientated – a completer finisher who always delivers.

In return for your skills & experience a salary of up to £57k plus bens is offered

Key skills and areas: FM, Estates, Professional Services, Hard FM, Soft FM, procurement, Sourcing, Contracts

For further information please email your CV and full current package/day rate and availability to quoting 7525/CL/PERM.

Langley Search & Interim supplies Senior Category FM managers who manage Estates, FM & Professional Services spend in the UK and internationally.  Langley Search & Interim supplies a unique blend of interim and permanent recruitment solutions for jobs in procurement and the supply chain across the UK, Europe and internationally.  We work with blue chips, privately owned businesses, the public sector and start-ups across the Consumer, Industrial, Public Sector, Technology and Professional Services Sectors. As the leading niche recruitment partner in procurement and supply chain jobs, Langley Search & Interim also provides valued career advice and support to candidates.

Please note: Due to the high volume of applications we receive for posted roles, unfortunately we are unable to respond to each applicant.  If we have not been in contact within a week, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion. We thank you for your continued interest in working with Langley Search & Interim.