Procurement Manager, Indirect Categories

SB/7932
up to £60k + hybrid working

We are looking for an experienced Procurement Category Manager or Senior Category Buyer to join this growing procurement team in East London. This is a permanent position which offers the hybrid working option of 2 days in the office per week.

Within your role as Category Manager, you’ll have responsibility for ensuring that all aspects of the procurement cycle are planned and managed to meet the programme delivery timelines. 

About you

  • Experience managing end-to-end procurement across a broad range of indirect categories (e.g. IT, Professional Services, HR, Marketing, Estates, FM) and you’ll have a commitment to Continuing Professional Development and Procurement Best Practice. 
  • A strong track record of successfully developing meaningful stakeholder engagement at all levels and across different business areas to implement and embed new ways of working.
  • You'll be familiar with competitive negotiation, and you’ll have excellent communication skills combined with the ability to work closely with your peers in delivering concurrent projects to tight deadlines. 
  • Previous experience in working in a regulated environment is desirable but not essential. 

This is an opportunity to join a very professional and friendly public sector team where personal growth is actively encouraged.

Langley Search & Selection Ltd is a diverse, minority-owned business and we are passionate about promoting diversity and equality. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, disability status or gender and particularly welcome applicants from underrepresented backgrounds.

For further information please apply or call +44 (0) 333 366 0839 quoting the job reference.