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Interim Category Manager

Posted 24 days ago

  • Sector: Procurement & Supply Chain UK, Public Sector
  • Contact: Ben Whyatt
  • Contact Email: benw@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 13 June 2021
  • Job Ref: JO0000009320_1622117941

Cedar are currently supporting a Public Sector client, who run a Shared Procurement Service, who are looking for an Interim Category Manager with a background in Place (i.e. Highways, Construction) or Social Care (Adult and/or Children Services). This role will run for an initial 6 months and will be based from home with a day rate range of £350 to 400 on offer (INSIDE IR35).

The successful candidate will be assigned to support a Customer of the Shared Procurement Service and lead on end to end Public Sector Procurements relating to either the Place or People (Social Care) environment.

Candidates applying MUST HAVE:

  • ideally MCIPS qualified or working towards
  • experience in a similar role in the UK Public Sector covering either Procurement, Category, Commercial or Commissioning
  • working knowledge of relevant legislation in the Public Sector such as OJEU, PCR2015
  • strong stakeholder management and communication skills
  • experience covering Place (i.e. Highways, Construction) or Social Care (Adult and/or Children Services) categories