Supplier Relationship Manager

Supplier Relationship Manager

  • Location:

    Dublin, DL, Ireland

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain & Procurement

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  • Contact:

    Kate Curran

  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

  • Contact phone:

    0164 985 39

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Are you ready for your next role as a Senior Supplier Relationship Manager?..... then look no further. 

I am currently recruiting for a Senior Supplier Relationship Manager. Our client is a large financial services organisation that is currently going through a rapid phase of change and is looking for a Senior Supplier Relationship Manager to join their exisiting Procurement function.This is a really exciting opportunity to drive change and have significant impact on the roadmap for how suppliers are managed. 

The successful candidate must be a broad, strategic thinker with the ability to solve problems and develop a range of solutions.You will ideally be a significant influencer at executive level with the ability to drive change and maximise value across a range of suppliers.

This is a permanent role based out of Dublin with excellent working from home flexibility. 


  • Develop, implement and manage supplier management strategies across a number of Tier 1 suppliers.
  • Full end to end Strategic Vendor Management, identify and execute opportunities for process improvements
  • Ensure suppliers are managed in accordance supplier governance policies and procedures
  • Develop and maintain productive relationships with vendors to ensure the two-way exchange of information related to financials, strategies, priorities, requirements, disputes and issues.
  • Seek to continuously improve efficiencies related to vendor management practices, policies, vendor inventory and reporting


  • Degree qualified in a relevant discipline
  • 5+ Years experience in a Procurement/Supplier Manager position
  • Experience managing suppliers within IT Category is highly desireable but not essential
  • Proven ability to develop and strengthen relationships with Vendors/Tier 1 suppliers
  • Ability to influence at a Senior level
  • Strong commercial awareness
Whats in it for you?

Competitive Salary

25 Days annual leave

Contributory Pension

Car Allowance

Flexible working options

The Next Step for you:

Interested in this role? Please send your CV to Kate Curran at Next Generation Recruitment by clicking on the Apply button!

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