Category Buyer

Location
Manchester
Salary
GBP25000 - GBP35000 per annum +
Posted
02 Oct 2017
Closes
01 Nov 2017
Ref
13852124/001
Contact
Thomas Wowk
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Public Sector
Hours
Full Time

Currently assisting a well respected Public Sector Organisation who are rolling out a procurement transformation project and need a Category Buyer to assist with this growth.

Client Details

Public Sector Organisation, based in the Manchester region, who require a Category Buyer.

Description

The role of Category Buyer will oversee the following responsibilities:

  • To co-ordinate contract and supplier management
  • Maintaining a database of contracts and supplier information
  • To liaise and communicate with both internal and external stake holders to effective manage procurement strategies
  • To take an active part in the continuous review, development and improvement of systems, processes and services
  • To assist in developing and maintaining contact with new and and other relevant bodies to enable collaborative working and sharing of best practice.

Profile

Ideally, the candidate will have following background:

  • CIPS/MCIPS Qualified
  • Educated to degree level
  • Strong track record in public sector procurement
  • Good Contract Management
  • Tender Management
  • Strong stake holder management

Job Offer

Competitive basic and package