Cedar are supporting an NHS Supply Chain organisation who are on the look to recruit a Category Manager. This role is a permanent position with a salary of up to £35,000 plus £5,000 Car Allowance, 11.5% Bonus & Perks on offer. This role will be a permanently home based but on will require occasional (c1-2 days per month) travel into the office..
The successful candidate will be required to support the Senior Category Manager to deliver category strategy plans and manage category spend to agreed time-scales. You will be required to achieve committed level of savings whilst promoting best in class Procurement.
- 2-3 years' experience leading on the delivery of multiple Strategic Sourcing/Category Management projects focused on areas such as Technology, Equipment, Products, Services or Solutions within the UK Public Sector
- experience working in the NHS in a similar position would be advantageous if not experience working in i.e. Local Government, Central Government or the Wider Public Sector is required
- degree is not essential, however we would look for demonstrable evidence of professional capability and development i.e. CIPS - please note if you have not undertaken CIPS this is something the hiring organisation would support