Category Manager - IT

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
London
Salary
45000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + GBP45000 - GBP50000/annum
Posted
13 Feb 2017
Closes
28 Feb 2017
Category
Public Sector
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Insight are currently recruiting for a permanent category manager for professional services with an emphasis on IT. This role will be to manage, maintain and develop supply agreements to achieve best value for money and good practice in non-pay expenditure.

Main Duties & Responsibilities;

Manage tender projects including those over the EU thresholds. This will include co-ordinating the development of product/service specifications, preparing the commercial and legal elements of the invitation to tender documentation, agreeing evaluation criteria and participating in the evaluation of tender returns.

Ensure that the organisations financial regulations and procurement procedures are adhered to and that financial probity is maintained in all transactions and dealings with suppliers.

Embed value for money and procurement strategies in dealings with suppliers and internal customers. This includes compliance with EU and UK Public Sector regulations giving due regard to operational needs and requirements to ensure operational effectiveness is maximised and best value obtained.

Contribute to the management and development of procurement policy and procedures as well as other relevant documentation and guidance notes that are distributed.

Provide a focal point for contractual advice and guidance to internal and external clients, promoting and developing procurement expertise.

If this is something that sounds of interest then please apply here