Assistant Category Manager

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Are you looking for an opportunity with a leading national business? If the answer is YES, Tarmac are recruiting for an Assistant Category Manager in Mountsorrel, near Loughborough and this could be the ideal role for you.

Joining our team as an Assistant Category Manager, you will be entitled to a highly competitive basic salary and a great range of benefits including:

- Bonus scheme
- Company car
- 25 days of holiday
- Private health insurance
- Pension Scheme
- Access to our Tarmac Reward website with discounts on retailers, holidays, etc
- Save as you earn Share Option Scheme

What are we looking for?

With all Tarmac employees, we are looking for people who are enthusiastic, passionate about success and hold health and safety as their number one priority. As our ideal Assistant Category Manager, you will be able to demonstrate the following:

- Ability to manage and deliver high value procurement projects and providing solutions to any problems which arise.
- Strong negotiation skills with experience in contract drafting
- Ideally have some knowledge of CDM and NEC3 contracts
- The ability to proactively manage your relationships with key internal and external stakeholders and your cost analysis and risk management skills will ensure that you succeed in this job.

What will I be responsible for?

Joining our team as our Assistant Category Manager, you will be the procurement lead for our largest engineering project at Mountsorrel, England's biggest quarry operation.

We are upgrading Mountsorrel's processing plant to ensure that the site can sustainably supply the UK with the building materials needed to deliver construction projects across the country and you will be responsible for ensuring that the supply chain is managed effectively from cost, quality and sustainability perspectives.

This is a great opportunity to demonstrate your capability and start your career within our impressive business and it will be an excellent "stepping stone" to a Category Manager position within Tarmac or our parent company, CRH.

Our Business

At Tarmac, our people have been shaping the world around us for more than 100 years, from the roads we drive on every day, to the buildings, airports, stadiums, offices and hospitals we live in and work in. We are very proud of our history and what makes us the company we are today. We also have huge ambitions for the future and want to continue our growth and innovation to remain at the leading edge of our industry We offer an extensive range of career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards. We're looking for people who share this passion, enthusiasm and collaborative approach to join our team of over 7,000 employees across the UK. As part of a global business in CRH, the career opportunities are limitless.

If you feel you have the skills and experience required to excel in the role of Assistant Category Manager, we want to hear from you. Please click APPLY below to register your interest!

No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status
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