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Category Manager

Large Central Government Department & Ministerial Body looking for a Category Manager with purchasing and procurement experience - you will be based in the North West England or North Wales


  • Category Manager to lead & participate in delivery of projects, procurement's and contract management roles across the full commercial life cycle, and provide functional / specialist input to improve ways of working and business change & efficiency.
  • Influence compliance with policy / legislation / best practice ways of working and contribute to the delivery of plans.
  • Contribute to the development of policy / process at national / local level and monitor and advise on effective implementation in the business


  • The following experience is essential to this Category Manager post and will be tested at sift and interview:
  • - An accomplished Commercial professional with a track record of setting high standards and delivering results in a complex and demanding environment
  • - Experience at influencing Commercial decisions at an operational leve
  • - A proven manager with experience of leading strategic contract award negotiations and resolving dispute resolutions through negotiation
  • - Demonstrable experience within a challenging and/or complex commercial environment
  • - Delivering improvements to ways of working and embedding change.

Job Offer

CIPS sponsorship

Time to study

Civil Service Pension

Promotion opportunities

An excellent and agile working environment

Some home working

Michael Page Finance
Job Type
Salary and benefits
Flexible working, very good pension
£36000 Per Annum
Career Level
Experienced (4 years +)
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