Category Manager - Public Sector

Up to £130.00 per day
06-10-2020 12:06 PM

Category Manager - Public Sector

Rates of Pay: £130 per day

Length of Contract: 2 months

Start date: As soon as possible

Location: Belfast

Category Manager required to work for a local authority on a contract basis to ensure the successful implementation and delivery of a compliant, consistent, and professional procurement service within the public sector

As Category Manager your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Effective delivery of fit for purpose contracts that maximise value throughout the commercial lifecycle of contracts.
  • They will assist the Senior Category Manager in developing and implementing category management strategies to achieve the aims and objectives
  • Delivering value for money and supply chain improvement
  • Embedding efficient and effective procurement processes that ensure procurement compliance.

Relevant candidate will have previous experience in procurement management and will have experience managing the full procurement and contract management lifecycle.

If you are interested in this role then please contact Ben Johns on 02393 910 041 or

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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