Job Title: Supplier Relationship Manager
Contract Term: Full Time
Location: Homebased
Entitlement: 25 days holiday, plus Bank Holidays


ABOUT INSPIRED

Inspired Energy is the UK’s leading Commercial Energy and Sustainability advisor. Our purpose is to support businesses to manage their energy and water costs effectively and to help them deliver their net zero targets.


ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES: 

Reporting to the Director of Business Support, to assist in managing supplier relationships at a strategic level.

  • Communicate open opportunities with suppliers, manage and report on pipeline opportunities quarterly
  • Manage supplier status and communicate changes to credit status, service levels and change of contacts
  • To liaise with senior internal and external stakeholders to manage the day-to-day management of suppliers
  • Lead supplier meetings as required
  • Be the main point of contact for day-to-day supplier operations and manage daily activities
  • Developing and maintaining strong working relationships with suppliers and Internal teams
  • Develop peer to peer relationships between internal and external teams
  • Attend supplier conferences and represent the business
  • Manage supplier escalations from senior internal stakeholders and report to Director of Business Support
  • Lead monthly meetings with internal teams to understand supplier engagement, problems, opportunities and manage escalations as required
  • Identify opportunities to create value from each supplier relationship and present potential opportunities to Director of Business Support
  • Manage project plans and product development with suppliers and internal stakeholders as required Present quarterly updates on supplier management to internal teams
  • Create and manage supplier SLA dashboards, status reporting and report monthly statistics to Director of Business Support
  • Manage commercial contracts to ensure they are up to date with all suppliers and work with Director of Business Support on the commercial mark up and negotiation
  • Keep up to date and communicate supplier industry updates and report back to the business
  • Keep supplier SharePoint up to date and share with internal teams
  • Work with suppliers to lead and manage internal products/developments through to delivery in their entirety
  • Read and comply with the company Health & Safety Policy; taking reasonable care for the Health & Safety of themselves and others; co-operate with managers and other employees in fulfilling our objectives and statutory duties.

 

SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS & EDUCATION:

  • Educated to degree level or demonstrate equivalent experience, including English and Maths at least grade C or equivalent
  • Experience in project management
  • Experience in management is desirable
  • Experience in commercial negotiation and contracts
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Commercial awareness
  • Communicate and influence at every level within an organisation
  • Strong time management/prioritisation skills
  • Ability to stay focussed and productive when working at home
  • Ability to work alone
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent standard of spoken and written English
  • Strategic thinker who can understand complex issues and come up with solutions
  • Ability to travel if required

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Training and development opportunities
  • Company pension
  • Sharesave scheme
  • Life insurance
  • Numerous Social and Charity events throughout the calendar year Endless incentives

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