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DATE ADDED: Thu 19/03/2020

Category Manager

Leeds, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime

SALARY: 40000 - 45000 - Pension, Holiday

Elevation Procurement and Supply Chain are recruiting for a leading organisation based in Leeds, West Yorkshire.
The Procurement Category Manager will have total ownership of their defined area of spend, you will be working with a variety of stakeholders and customers to deliver VFM and cost savings initiatives.
The Procurement Category Manager will act as an advisor, leading project groups and procuring goods and services in Professional Services, Construction & Property Services, IT/ Technology and other related indirect services.
The Procurement Category Manager duties will include: *Manage procurement category strategies for a portfolio of categories to achieve the strategic aims and objectives of the business.
*Develop and deliver procurement savings plans for specific categories in collaboration with the customer.
*Lead and manage complex and strategic procurement projects to ensure their effective delivery in line with customer requirements and timescales.
*Manage contract reviews for key business critical contracts managed outside of the central procurement function, ensuring contract performance is managed in line with KPI's and customer requirements are met or exceeded.
The successful Procurement Category Manager will have the following skills and expertise: * Strong people skills that enable leadership and help to gain confidence of stakeholders * A Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) * MCIPS Qualified (working towards full qualification) * Demonstrate ongoing commitment to achieve personal and team goals * Must have public sector procurement experience of leading tenders * Excellent commercial acumen and negotiation skills Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 + pension, holiday, flexible benefits.
If you want to discuss this position in more detail, please call Carl Walker at Elevation Recruitment Group.
Elevation Recruitment Group's Procurement and Supply Chain division work with a vast range of business across Yorkshire and Humberside, Lincolnshire and East Midlands regions.