Category Manager

Glasgow Permanent
  • Manage a diverse portfolio of goods, services and one off purchases
  • Excellent benefits package

About Our Client

A leading public sector organisation

Job Description

  • Pro-actively take responsibility for identifying new procurement
  • Create and prepare all Contractual documentations for signature, with effective implementation of new agreements
  • Develop and create an effective performance management programme such as "Contract & Supplier Relationship Management
  • Monitor guidance on tender and contract terms and conditions and integrate legal changes into all tendering documentation
  • Cover for and or support other members of the Procurement team and deputise for the Head of Procurement, as required.

The Successful Applicant

  • Knowledge of procurement rules within Higher Education or a comparable complex sector
  • Member of Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply, (MCIPS) qualified or working towards it
  • Knowledge of public sector procurement rules is advantageous
  • Skills in the use of Microsoft packages such as Excel, Word, Powerpoint; and accounting software packages
  • Good communication and well developed influencing skills
  • Ability to prioritise and manage workload to meet tight deadlines
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills

What's on Offer

Excellent salary and benefits package

Opportunity to grow and develop your career

Gail Halkett
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+44 141 331 7957

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Gail Halkett
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