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27th January 2020

Job Vacancy (North Tyneside Council): Category Managers

North Tyneside Council are seeking two category managers to cover various categories including ICT, Corporate Services, Environment and more. The vacancies will be fixed term until March 2021 with the possibility to extend depending on budget. The salary range is £31,371 - £34,788 per annum.

The successful applicants will provide guidance to a diverse range of customers; completing tendering, contracting and procurement procedures; and satisfying both statutory and policy obligations. The role requires the ability to maintain excellent working relationships with service areas, whilst also helping to ensure the organisation procures high quality and cost-effective goods and services.

Experience of working in a local government setting is desirable but not essential. Applicants should be able to demonstrate an extensive procurement skillset and commercial understanding, developed from previous experience of best practice and professional knowledge within a large organisation.

The role will be based in Quadrant East but may require some travel within the region.
Click here for the full job description and to apply.

Closing date: 2nd February 2020