Strategic Procurement Category Manager

GBP50000 - GBP65000 per annum + Bonus and Package
10 Oct 2019
09 Nov 2019
Nathan Hubble
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Strategic Procurement Category Manager - Growing London Hospital Network-- £55K-£65K + Bonus + Flexi Working - London

Due to ambitious and aggressive expansion plans, this nationally growing group of private hospitals seeks an experienced strategic category manager that is looking to take charge and develop a best-in-class procurement team. This role requires managing a clinical budget of around £155M across three major hospitals within London.

As Strategic Procurement Category Manager you will:

  • Develop and spearhead excellent cost reduction and profit improvement through procurement strategy and category management across clinical categories
  • Perform as an inspirational figure to a team of category managers and buyers demonstrating best-in-class procurement and acting as coach / mentor to raise performance
  • Provide vital support to the Head of Clinical Procurement through engaging with executive stakeholders to sustain a superb level of understanding and support across the function.
  • Manage End-to-End Procurement and bespoke projects from beginning to end in a polished and professional manor

Strategic Category Manager requirements:

  • Strong experience working in Clinical Procurement (e.g. Surgical, CAT Scanners, X-Ray etc.)
  • Impressive Procurement, Strategic Sourcing & Category Management track record, with a CV that clearly demonstrates your personal achievements (savings, cost avoidance, processes improved)
  • Excellent confidence in dealing with senior level stakeholders
  • OJEU framework tendering experience
  • Degree educated
  • MCIPS desirable but not essential

This is a unique opportunity for a competitive procurement professional looking to drive the firm's status as a leader in their market. If the above is of interest to you, please email through an updated copy of your CV to Nathan at

Key Words: procurement, strategic sourcing, category management, clinical procurement, best-in-class, private, public, healthcare, negotiation, stakeholder management, supplier relationship management SRM, vendor management, purchasing, buying, Indirect, Consultancy Procurement, Advisory Services Procurement, London

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