Category Manager

Purchasing Professionals
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Category Manager


Salary £30,958-£38,183 per annum.

Benefits include- 33 days Holiday - Generous Pension ?Car Parking onsite - Discounted Sports facilities- Canteen onsite- Childcare Vouchers ? Season ticket loan + others

The Role

You will be responsible for providing a source of expertise for procurement activity across the organisation and will be particularly focused on ensuring value for money is achieved from all expenditure and for making a significant annual contribution towards savings and efficiency targets, through tendering activity and ensuring the uses of a single ordering system and platform.

As Category Manager you will:

  • Act as the procurement lead for all procurement activity in set categories and projects
  • Ensure continuous improvement, providing ongoing support, fault diagnosis, identifying & addressing recurring training issues, report generation, and other activity as appropriate inside Agresso.
  • Ensure efficient systems and processes are embedded

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • CIPS Level 3 qualification or relevant equivalent experience
  • Degree level education or relevant equivalent experience
  • Extensive category and contract management experience within the public and / or private sector.

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