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Principal Category Manager - ICT & Digital

  • Location: England
  • Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car Allowance & Benefits per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 4 months ago

Cedar are currently supporting a Public Sector client who are on the look for a Principal Category Manager for their ICT & Digital 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 £40,000 up to £50,000 and also includes a Car Allowance (£5,400 per annum) plus Additional Benefits.

The successful applicant will report in to the Senior Category Manager and will support requirements within the ICT & Digital team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the implementing and contract managing delegated Framework Agreements within the ICT & Digital marketplace. 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 ICT & Digital would be advantageous
  • Strong relationship and stakeholder management skills