United Kingdom | change country 

Supply Chain Jobs: A supply chain recruitment resource and the UK's best supply chain career opportunities

Headline Job
Senior Commercial Adviser - Foreign & Commonwealth...

Featured Jobs
Procurement Specialist

Buyer Specialists - European Patent Office - Munich and, or The Hague
Munich and/or The Hague

Procurement Strategy and Policy Advisor
Procurement Opportunities - McCormick EMEA
UK, France, Poland, and Italy

Category Manager x 2 - West Berkshire Council

Purchasing Manager

Featured Recruiters

Interim Strategic Category Manager

Job Title

Interim Strategic Category Manager

RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorHealthcare & Education, Public Sector & Not For Profit
Salary£300 to £400 per day
Town/CityEast Riding of Yorkshire
LocationsHumberside & East Yorks, Yorkshire & Humber
Contract TypePermanent or Interim
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted12 September 2017

Back to Results Email a friend Print  Email DirectApply Now

To have overall responsibility for nominated categories of high value/risk/complexity spend and to lead the procurement and contracting strategies, and where applicable execution, in relation to those categories. You will be liaising regularly with key stakeholders on how they can improve their procurement and improve their category.

Client Details

Our client is a Public Sector body tasked with making significant savings by the end of the financial year and requires an experienced strategic procurement consultant to come in and hit the ground running and happy to be hands on.


  • Take the lead in relation to a nominated spend
  • Develop and implement a procurement strategy for the category
  • Make in-year savings
  • Management of stakeholders to market the benefits of the category and contracts
  • Have overall responsibility for a range of contractual arrangements in relation to the nominated category
  • Analysis of category spend data to inform optimum procurement strategy, continually reduce costs, drive value for money and reduce/remove maverick spend.
  • Take the lead in maximising collaborate opportunities
  • Ensure robust implementation of strategic sourcing throughout the category

  • Extensive experience in strategic procurement
  • Good contract management experience
  • Proven interim track-record
  • Excellent stakeholder engagement skill
  • Proven track record of making savings

Job Offer

£300 - £400p/day ltd outside IR35

Ability to work from home

Back to Results Email a friend Print  Email DirectApply Now

Recruiter: Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Tel: N/A
Recruiter Profile
View all jobs
Headline Job
Procurement Strategy and Policy Advisor
Buyer Specialists - European Patent Office - Munic...
Munich and/or The Hague

Candidate Login

Candidate Registration
Apply for Jobs and / or opt into our Candidate database

Daily Job Alerts
New Jobs direct to your inbox

  Job of the Week  
Procurement Specialist

Latest Jobs
Supply Chain Manager

Home  |  Search Jobs  |  Find Leading Procurement & Supply Chain Recruiters  |  Blog  |  Client List  |  Contact  |  About Us   |  Jobs
Supply Chain Sitemap  |   Sitemap  |   Privacy Statement  |   Facebook  |   Twitter