Procurement Manager, Category Manager, Senior Buyer
This highly regarded Cambridgeshire based organisation are looking for 2 experienced procurement professionals to join their established team. Working within a procurement function that has high levels of engagement and profile across the organisation one of these high-profile roles has responsibility across an Indirect category of spend with the 2nd role focusing on Pharmacy. These roles will provide commercial advice and support the delivery of the Procurement management strategy, leading negotiations with suppliers and securing buy-in from a wide range of stakeholders. As a key member of the team, you will be responsible for managing key commercial risks to achieve best value for money and be responsible for embedding procurement best practice across the respective Category area.
You will ideally be working towards CIPS with experience of OJEU essential. Demonstrable procurement experience of working with either Corporate Services or Pharmacy as a category area is required and you will have experience of dealing with and influencing internal stakeholders, meeting their needs and expectations and solving problems that may arise. You will have a track record of setting high standards and delivering results together with the ability to lead negotiations with supply partners. With long-term opportunities for personal and career growth available, this role will suit candidates looking to develop their skills and experience further. You will be self-motivated and have the ability to play a key role in a busy and empowering working environment. With opportunities for home-working, this role offers an outstanding benefits package and an exciting, secure and varied long-term career path.
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