Supplier Account Manager

Posted by Cancer Research UK

Supplier Account Manager

Oxford, Oxfordshire

£27000 - £31000 per annum + excellent benefits

Contract

R011492

About the organisation

Cancer Research UK – we are dedicated to working collectively to save more lives, create more tomorrows and dispel the fear of cancer. We... Read more

Job Description

Supplier Account Manager

Salary: Circa £27,000 - £31,000 p.a. + excellent benefits

Contract length: FTC / Secondment until March 2020

Location: Flexible (Can be based in Oxford, Angel or Tiverton)

Are you a problem solver with experience of building and maintaining strong and effective relationships?

We are looking for a self-motivated individual to…


  • Manage Cancer Research UK's (CRUK's) relationship with external suppliers to ensure they deliver a great supporter experience, delivering service to the agreed levels

  • Work collaboratively and build strong internal and external relationships to provide supplier account management expertise

  • Actively monitor and provide insight and rationale for expenditure and supplier performance


We're game changers. Here at Cancer Research UK, we aim to save more lives by preventing, controlling and curing cancer sooner. Our 3,500 talented people work as a collective force to try all methods whilst others play it safe. Now we need a Supplier Account Manager to act as the main point of contact for the supplier ensuring that the supplier's representatives know what is expected of them, feel accountable for delivery and are well informed about their performance.

Join our collective force and help us lead the way through your...


  • Excellent experience of building and maintaining strong and effective relationships

  • Recent supplier account management experience within a customer service/marketing environment and an understanding of account management principles

  • Commercially astute with experience of holding external suppliers to account while maintaining a diplomatic and professional approach to supplier relationships

  • Proven ability to think analytically and pro-actively seek and implement innovative solutions


Our optimism and desire for success leads us to constantly challenge ourselves and others, which means you'll be encouraged to stretch yourself in our dynamic environment. You'll need the ability to challenge constructively and effectively communicate with a diverse range of people. You'll also need to be confident and methodical when problem solving and decision making.

If you are all this and more, you'll enjoy a great career as we work hard to beat cancer sooner.

Closing Date: Monday 17th December 2018, 23:55

Interview Date: 4th and 7th January 2019 in our Oxford office

Please see the following link for a full role profile:

At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner.

At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner.

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