IT Category Manager

GBP450 - GBP525 per day +
09 Jun 2017
09 Jul 2017
Kirstie Hayward
Specialist Area
Job Level
Public Sector
Full Time

An opportunity has arisen to join the journey of a huge transformational IT project right in the heart of London as a Category Manager. With this significant procurement revolution under way, this business is looking to develop a strong IT Category Manager to sustain the growth of the project. Working in a team of seven within a fast-paced environment it is critical that the new member of this procurement team has capability to hit the ground running and really make a difference.

Main Responsibilities of the Role:

  • Managing Procurement spend across IT services and Infrastructure software and hardware.
  • Work closely with the procurement team, senior stakeholders and continuously seek to improve value by building strong and robust relationships.
  • Within the category management framework, develop, build and maintain supplier engagement through appraisal, performance monitoring to ensure business objectives are met.
  • Proactively develop robust strategies for use within specific categories to deliver breakthrough results.


  • At least two years of IT Category Management.
  • Solid IT procurement Category experience.
  • Contract drafting and negotiation.
  • Degree level education (or equivalent) CIPS membership is ideal.
  • The communication skills and passion to ensure that procurement is perceived as a positive within a business.

Morgan Hunt is a multi award winning Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer.

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