Category Manager – IT / Procurement – CIPS – £360 per day outside IR35

Location: London
Job Type: Temporary
Industry: Professional Services
Reference: BH-2441-1
Salary: £335 - £360 per day
Job Published: November 21, 2021 21:58
Category Manager – IT / Procurement – CIPS – £360 per day outside IR35
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Category Manager to work for an educational establishment on a contractual basis.
The purpose of the role is to deliver efficient procurement services across the IT department of the business.
Key responsibilities:
  • Become a specialist within the products and services required
  • Negotiating the best value products and services
  • Regular contact with key suppliers
  • Creating saving plans for the business
Essential requirements:
  • Experience within a Category Manager OR Procurement Manager role
  • Experience handling procurements to a value of £3m or more
  • Knowledge of IT Software and equipment
  • CIPS qualified ideally but not essential
This will be for an initial period of 6 months with the opportunity for that to be extended further.
It is paying up to £360 per day outside of IR35.
The role is currently remote based, with a view to return to the office once a week as and when required.