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8th May 2019

Job Vacancy: Category Specialist

NEPO is seeking a Category Specialist to lead and manage procurement activity for major spend categories or group of categories for the public sector in the North East region and nationally, working flexibly and innovatively across the Collaborative Procurement Work Programme.

The salary range is £39,782 - £42,683.

The successful postholder will:
  • support the delivery of the Collaborative Procurement Strategy whilst continuously driving performance across the organisation.
  • explore and maximise commercial opportunities available across all Collaborative Procurement activities.
  • provide specialist professional procurement guidance and support across a portfolio of category areas (Goods, Services, Works) to NEPO and its Members Authorities.
  • be responsible for the strategic leadership of a nominated category/categories including the management of workload and resources and the delivery of successful objectives.

The deadline for applications is 23:00 on Wednesday 15th May 2019
Interviews will be held on Thursday 23rd May 2019.

Click here for further information and to apply.