Category Manager

Location
East Riding of Yorkshire
Salary
GBP37500 - GBP40000 per annum + penison, holiday
Posted
20 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Ref
13842186/001
Contact
Carl Walker
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Manager
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Category Manager in York is responsible for establishing, coordinating and managing more effective procurement arrangements on behalf of stakeholders, utilisating cost reduction, cost avoidance and demand aggregation opportunities.

Client Details

A forward thinking procurement operation based in York

Description

Develop, manage and maintain a suite of procurement categories / spend areas for stakeholders and manage the full procurement process from cradle to grave including; sourcing, tendering and contract management. The Category Manager will manage procurement projects on indirect goods and services.

Profile

Have several years purchasing experience

Creating category management and category sourcing plans

Be experienced in the tendering and management of a broad range of commodities

Previous management information experience and production of management reports

Reporting / analytical experience. Advanced spreadsheet skills and the ability to use financial models to present efficiency performance

Gathering, processing data and reporting

Job Offer

£35000 - 40000

Pension

Holiday