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Category Lead

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £44000 - £47000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 11 days ago

  • Sector: Public Sector - Procurement
  • Contact: Eilidh Sproul
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: 20/09/2022
  • Expiry Date: 20 October 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000011587_1663691507

Category Lead

Public Sector Client


Up to 47K

Cedar Recruitment are working with a leading Public Sector client who are looking for a Category Lead to join their team.

The organisation work on a hybrid working policy with 1 day per week in the office.

The role will focus on the Highways, Construction & Regeneration category. You play an integral role managing, leading and influencing spend within this category.

Key responsibilities

  • Using category experience of Highways and Construction you will identify and deliver cost savings and efficiencies within the category.
  • Maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders
  • Ensure that all procurement activity within the team adheres to public contract regulations and OJEU guidelines

Key skills

  • Relevant category expertise within Highways and Construction within public sector
  • Strong commercial skills
  • MCIPS is desirable but not essential

Please contact Eilidh Sproul at Cedar Recruitment for more information about our client and the role.