Senior Category Manager

Plymouth City Council
18.67 - 21.06 GBP Hourly
10 Jun 2017
21 Jun 2017
Job Type
Senior/ Lead Category Manager
Temporary opportunity for 3 months
GBP18.67 - GBP21.06 per hour dependent on skills and capabilities.
Working for an exciting employer located within the beautiful South West of England and an employer who is on a fantastic journey via a huge dynamic transformation programme which is currently underway.
We are looking for an enthusiastic motivated Senior/ Lead Procurement Professional who will lead in the development and implementation of complex supply chain strategies; to transform our clients spend with third parties across high profile categories to deliver value for money, with responsibilities for sustainable savings.
The ideal Senior/ Lead Category Manager should have the following:
`` Extensive experience of procurement at an influential level in a medium/ large complex organisation.
`` Excellent stakeholder engagement and relationship management skills are key with an ability to think strategically and manage change.
`` Extensive experience in purchasing, procurement and supply procedures and processing.
`` Proven experience of delivering tangible and sustainable savings and delivering organisational change.
`` Experience of presenting and preparing complex information to a variety of audiences.
`` You will hold a relevant professional qualification, i.e. MCIPS, Business, Law Degree or similar.
Up-to-date knowledge and understanding of;
`` The law, regulation and best practice in relation to Procurement.
`` Legislative and regulatory framework surrounding procurement practice.
If you are an experienced Senior Procurement Professional and think that this role could be the next opportunity for you, please apply now or contact [Email address removed] for further information.
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