Supplier Relationship Manager

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Reading, Berkshire | Ref: BBBH22551

£45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum

Supplier Relationship Manager
Circa £45,000 - £50,000 + Benefits

Role Profile
Cast UK are supporting a prestigious client in their recruitment of a Supplier Relationship Manager, to join their growing team based predominantly out of Reading. Accountable for a number of key suppliers, you will be responsible for developing new relationships and drive through savings.


  • Liaise with global suppliers
  • Develop strong relationships with key stakeholders
  • Source and onboard key suppliers
  • Lead supplier performance reviews with relevant KPI's and SLA's
  • Manage new suppliers and ensure expectations are met
  • Increase value delivered from suppliers
  • Deliver year on year savings
  • Lead meetings with senior management highlighting demand issues
  • Plan for short, medium- and long-term business objectives
  • Work with operations to ensure fulfilment
  • Ensure data is cleansed and accurate
  • Present and report to stakeholders within review meetings
  • Ensure excellent customer service is provided
  • Become knowledgeable and understanding in all aspects and processes

Skills & Experience
Skills and personal qualities considered to be essential to the role are:

  • Procurement experience
  • Strong supplier relationship builder
  • Passionate and Driven for progression
  • Advanced Excel
  • Proven track record delivering results
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • A hands-on attitude and 'no problem' approach
  • Highly analytical with the ability to deal with complex and detailed data streams
  • Desire and ability to take responsibility
  • Creative thinker
  • Approachable, enthusiastic, likeable, team player
  • Driven by success and progression

Client information
Our client is a Leading services business.

circa £45,000 - £50,000 + Benefits

About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in, HR, Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit

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