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Senior Category Manager

Senior Category Manager

Posted 4 October 2018 by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
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Experienced Senior Category Manager needed for new role in South Devon.

Your new company

South Devon based organisation that prides itself on its forward thinking approach to procurement seeks a skilled procurement professional to deliver a first class service, and effectively manage a team of buyers to achieve best working practice.

Your new role

In your role you will be tasked with supporting the Head of Procurement by delivering strategic purchasing duties, whilst also contributing to the development of the organisations future plans. Your main duties are to include (but not be limited to):

  • Managing a team of Buyers and their relevant categories.
  • Take responsibility for all procurement activities assigned to you.
  • Develop strategies and write policies for the organisation.
  • Ensure governance and compliance are maintained.
  • Contribute to future planning and direction.
  • Supplier relationship management and alignment to business objectives.

What you'll need to succeed

To be selected for the role you must have a proven track record of procurement excellence, as well as team management experience and good knowledge of EU procurement law. You must also be qualified to MCIPS level (or equivalent).

What you'll get in return

£55,000 - DOE + Benefits

What you need to do now
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