Category Manager

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Hertfordshire | Ref: BBBH27589

Up to £0.00 per annum

Category Manager
£40,000 - £45,000

Role Profile

Our Client is a leading water business located in Hertfordshire. Looking for a Category Manager to join their established Procurement Team.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic and forward thinking company which is currently enjoying unrivalled growth and success.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Develop and implement category strategy for a defined spend area
  • Deliver savings and value added through strategic procurement activity
  • Manage tenders and negotiations for high value and complex contracts (in line with EU Procurement Directives where necessary)
  • Develop and maintain key supplier relationships
  • Manage a small category team

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have:

  • Proven experience in a strategic procurement or category management role
  • Knowledge of public sector procurement (EU Procurement Directive, OJEU)
  • Excellent commercial acumen and negotiation skills
  • Ability to lead projects and large scale Procurement activities at a senior level
  • Line management experience

Candidates with MCIPS qualification are preferred.


Successful international business in the Hertfordshire area


£40,000 - £45,000 plus excellent benefits

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