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Principal Category Manager - Construction

  • Location: England
  • Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + Car Allowance (£5,400) plus Benefits per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 9 days ago

Cedar are currently supporting a Public Sector client who are on the look for a Category Manager for their Construction category. This role is a permanent position that will be home based with the expectation to be on site 1 day per month (where required). The salary on offer with this role is ranged from £45,000 up to £50,000 and also includes a Car Allowance plus Additional Benefits.

The successful applicant will report in to the Senior Category Manager and will support requirements within the Construction team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the implementing and contract managing delegated Framework Agreements ranging (including but not limited to) Construction Consultancy, Construction Works, Modular Buildings and Car Park Management & Infrastructure. You'll support on both strategic and operational level and developing specific contract management and implementation programmes/strategies and will lead the delivery of a number of projects within key markets.

Candidates applying MUST HAVE:

  • CIPS qualified or working towards (the organisation will support you with obtaining/furthering CIPS where required)
  • Experience in a similar position in the UK Public Sector would be advantageous (i.e. a role in Procurement, Commercial, Category or Contract Management)
  • Background/understanding working within Construction, ideally in the Public Sector, is required
  • Strong relationship and stakeholder management skills