Category Manager

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Glasgow
Salary
GBP180.00 - GBP225.00 per day +
Posted
17 Apr 2018
Closes
17 May 2018
Ref
3140761
Contact
Natalie Fulton
Specialist Area
Category management
Job Level
Manager
Sector
Public Sector
Hours
Full Time

Your new company
This job for an Interim Category Manager in with a public sector organisation specialising within corporate services. Known for their innovative and dynamic projects, they are an exciting organisation with a clear vision.

Your new role
The job of Interim Category Manager will see you joining the Corporate Procurement department for an initial 6 month period, taking responsibility for corporate services procurement. This role will be based in Glasgow and you will be reporting into the Operational Procurement Manager. You will be leading on a specific project, managing the procurement process from end to end achieving key deadlines. Specifically, you will be able to reach target savings whilst identifying opportunities to deliver added value.

What you'll need to succeed
As an Interim Category Manager, you will gain exposure to different aspects of the business providing a very hands-on role, working closely with particular business units. You will have excellent Public Sector Procurement exposure working in a managerial or category focused role and be able to clearly demonstrate examples of complex OJEU tenders you have lead and with an understanding of Scottish Regulations and EU Legislation. Experience of PCS-T will be hugely beneficial to this job as you will be using it on a regular basis in order to create notices, projects, use and develop.

What you'll get in return
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work for an exciting and well regarded organisation. You will be offered a day rate of up to £225 per day. This is a fantastic opportunity to secure a role that does require a strong procurement knowledge and the opportunity to work on complex projects. You will have autonomy in this role and will be joining a progressive and forward thinking business.

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