Senior Category Manager

  • Location

    Sidmouth, Devon

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £44000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Culhane

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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An excellent opportunity for a Senior Category Manager to join an International Charity based in Devon with a competitive salary of up to £44k (dependant on experience). This Procurement position has been created due to growth within the team, and recent successes.

Candidates will have previous experience of working in a Procurement or Purchasing Department within category management.

Role Responsibilities for the Senior Category Manager:

  • Development of category strategies and a procurement plan
  • Planning and managing tender events for goods and services within your specialist categories
  • Scope and develop regional and/or global contractual agreements
  • Drive both contract and supplier relationship management
  • Work closely with the Head of Category Management and provide management reports

Person Specification for Senior Category Manager:

  • Be able to demonstrate strategic sourcing and category management
  • Experience of contract development and understanding of core commercial terms
  • Level 4 CIPS or able to demonstrate experience as a Category Manager and looking to attain CIPS
  • Understanding of project management
  • Full Driving license due to location


Up to £44k

This role would be suited to a Senior Buyer, Purchasing Manager, Procurement Officer, Category Manager, Contracts Manager, Commercial Manager.