Back to Search Results

Category Manager

  • Location:

    Newport, Wales

  • Sector:


  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Kerry Lewis

  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Job Description

Brook Street is working with a large, ambitious employer with offices throughout Wales & the South West with their head office based in Newport.

We are looking for a CIPS qualified Category Manager within the Procurement department, directly reporting into the Procurement Manager.

This is an incredible employer with a suite of great benefits:

  • Excellent starting salary with annual reviews
  • 25 Days Holiday (5 weeks) + Bank Holidays
  • Flexible benefits
  • Hybrid working environment
  • Personal development & training packages tailored to your own needs

Duties include:

  • The role is responsible for managing the Goods & Services category, with the delivery of strategic sourcing in order to meet business and end-user needs a managing supporting staff.
  • Responsible for ensuring value for money in line with cost-saving measures throughout the business.
  • This role will involve the development of procurement strategy, drafting ITT and RFQ's, the negotiation and implementation of Contracts and Framework Agreements

Experience required:

  • Demonstrable experience within procurement / buying at a similar level
  • A good standard of numeracy and accuracy in written information
  • Experience with commercial contracts and templates
  • Essential - Qualified member of the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS)

Apply Now!


Looking for a job? Register your CV now


Looking to recruit? Find the perfect hire

Upload Job

Want a career at Brook Street? Join our team

Join Now