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Interim Category Manager Soft Services - £400 - £500 p/d

Interim Category Manager Soft Services - £400 - £500 p/d

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Procurement, Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    £400 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Claire Shipman

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

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Interim Category Manager Soft Services - £400 - £500 per day

My client, a global real estate provider, are seeking an experienced Interim Category Manager for soft services, across the cleaning, security and landscaping categories. This role is a 3-month contract, based in London.


You will oversee the category management, strategic sourcing and supplier activities across Soft Services, through:

  • Category management, planning and strategy
  • Ensuring consistency across the supply chain
  • Sourcing, leading and managing procurement projects for the category
  • Managing the tender process
  • Stakeholder engagement and management of stakeholder relationships
  • Monitoring and analysing supplier performance, and maintaining supplier relationships
  • Ensuring compliance with procurement and supply chain governance

Desired Skills / Experience:

  • 5 years procurement and supply management experience, ideally within relevant soft FM categories
  • Experience undertaking national procurement activity across multiple sites
  • Demonstrable stakeholder and supplier management experience
  • Experience with large spends of £10m and above
  • Ability to demonstrate value, insight and innovation development

If this position is of interest, please apply and any questions please call Claire Shipman in 01483213310 or email