Category Manager

121 Jobs Limited
Newbury, UK
13 Aug 2019
25 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
We have an exciting opportunity for an Category Manager to join our clients offices based in Berkshire on a temporary contract basis for 2 months with the possibility of an extension.

As the Category Manager, your main duties will include:
  • Ensuring that the business requirements are met and best value is delivered through procurement best practice processes.
  • Supporting category strategies to ensure they are aligned with stakeholder's business plans and operational requirements, whilst managing risk effectively.
  • Working collaboratively with the business to fully understand their objectives, performance issues, challenges and opportunities in terms of business deliverable against business plan for the coming period.
  • Supporting delivery of a wave plan of Procurement activities for your category area(s) taking into account the business objectives and priorities.
  • Ensuring that all expenditure is identified, routes to market are defined and maverick spend is measured and controlled.
  • Acting as a P2P champion and working with your category areas to ensure compliant spend and reducing/minimising retrospective spend.

To be successful for this Category Manager post you will need to have:
  • Category Management skills
  • Negotiation Skills
  • OEJU Procurement experience
  • 3 Years written Referencing

Start Date: ASAP

Working Hours: 37 Hours per week, Monday - Friday

Pay Rate: £19.17 p/h

121 Jobs is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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