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Senior Category Manager

Role: Senior Category Manager

Day rate : Up to £256

Location: Derbyshire/Remote

Length: 3 month initial contract

Sellick Partnership are currently looking to recruit a Senior Category Manager to join one of our public sector clients.

Purpose of the Senior Category Manager:

  • To develop and lead a specific strategic sourcing programmes across the NHS
  • To support Directors of Procurement in the delivery of cost and efficiency savings across a large number of Trusts, by analysing current spend information to develop procurement strategies.
  • To ensure contract compliance across the collaborative, pursuing procurement excellence through the implementation of efficient and effective procurement projects within key markets.

Main Responsibilities for the Senior Category Manager:

  • To ensure the implementation of the strategic plan and that performance management systems are operating effectively to meet governance and achieve goals.
  • Ensure that local, regional and national purchasing (including national outsourced provider) plans are integrated within category management.
  • To provide specialist advice on local and regional purchasing activities.
  • To consistently meet best value for money by the effective sourcing of goods and services.
  • To ensure that key performance objectives are identified and strategies are in place to enable procurement performance to be monitored across the local health economy.
  • To maximise contract compliance across all the hub shareholders/stakeholders of all the national, and local contracts.
  • To ensure all procurement activities operate in full accordance with legal (EU legislation), environment and sustainability requirements.
  • To be responsible for developing, implementing, monitoring and reviewing procurement strategies for allocated categories, through detailed demand/market analysis, to ensure continual improvement and innovation in service delivery.

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