Category Manager Job at Lambeth Council – in London

Job Description

Category Manager – (2100009A)


Category Manager

PO7: Starting salary £52,569 per annum

The Lambeth Procurement team is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to lead strategic procurement and category management across our Housing and Property services.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced commercial individual with an established track record of managing high value/complex procurements from tender through to contract completion in a fast-paced environment.

You will lead the development of category plans and strategic sourcing strategies, driving a focus on value for money and added societal benefits. You will take the lead developing productive relationships with stakeholders and support the development of procurement knowledge within the service area.

You will demonstrate knowledge and experience of different procurement routes, with experience of selecting the most advantageous, along with experience of driving innovation and efficiencies.

As part of the Procurement management team you will also contribute to the development of a procurement improvement plan drawing on your experience of best practice elsewhere.

If you are interested in the post or require more information please contact Genine Whitehorne, interim Head of Procurement, gwhitehorne@lambeth.gov.uk

Closing date: Wednesday 4 Agust 2021 at midnight

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 16 June 2021

Job Description and Person Specification

Primary Location: London

Work Locations: Lambeth Town Hall – Second Floor Room 01 Second Floor Room 01 Lambeth Town Hall, Brixton Hill London SW2 1RW

Job: Contract and Procurement

Organisation: London Borough of Lambeth BU

Shift: Standard

: Manager

Job Type: Full-time

Job Level: Day job

Job Posting: 22.Jul.2021, 8:30:31 AM

About Company

Company: Lambeth Council –

Company Location:  London

Job Category: Engineering Jobs, Mechnical Jobs, Electrical Jobs

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