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Strategic Category Manager

Job Reference: 044-CP-STCM

King's IFM
Clinical Procurement
Denmark Hill, London
£59,043 - £67,760 (8b)

We are King’s FM and we deliver leading edge services in Supply Chain, Procurement and Managed Services to King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

Our aim is to make a better NHS, achieve cost savings and deliver greater efficiencies, giving back valuable patient facing time to clinical staff by investing in specialist procurement and supply chain resources.

Our ambition is to drive the organisation forward in both the development of our teams and achieving more savings and greater efficiencies.

We are a private company and our employee package includes a bonus scheme, pension plan and excellent opportunities for your progression and development. It is a tremendous prospect for enthusiastic, positive and engaging individuals who want to be part of our organisation which aims to lead the way for other NHS organisations.

We are recruiting for a Strategic Category Manager (8b) to work within the Clinical Procurement team based at our Denmark Hill offices in South London.

This vacancy is being managed on our behalf by McLean Partnership and your application on this site will be forwarded to Toby Gebbie who is conducting initial assessment and shortlisting of applications.

This is a new role within our Clinical Procurement team and will take responsibility for managing a portfolio of high profile and complex, clinical procurement projects to support us to maximise value from our supply chain through a strategic approach to clinical procurement and category management.

Reporting in to the Head of Procurement you will manage a diverse team of around 10 procurement professionals including Category Assistants, Category Managers and Senior Category Managers.

Acting as an ambassador for KFM and our client KCH, you will foster a highly professional and responsive client service approach and act as an escalation point for key stakeholders in the trust and the key contact for high profile procurement activity in your areas.

To further your interest in the role, you can contact Toby directly on the email address to the right of this page, or you can submit your CV by clicking on the apply now button.

Please note that all applications are being assessed and screened on an ongoing basis, so early application is advised.

King’s FM values and respects the diversity of our employees, and aims to recruit a workforce which reflects our diverse communities. We welcome applications irrespective of people’s age, disability, gender, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or other personal circumstances. We have policies and procedures in place to ensure that all applicants are treated fairly and consistently at every stage of the recruitment process.

We reserve the right to close any vacancies from further submissions when we have received sufficient applications from which to make a shortlist. Please ensure you apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role.

For help with completing your application form, please read the guidance notes attached to this advert. Please ensure that you provide details of your previous employers covering the last 2 years along with full contact details and email addresses for all your referees.

If you are shortlisted for interview you will be required to provide proof of ID and the right to work in the UK during the interview process. Failure to provide this will mean that we may be unable to proceed with your interview.

Please note that King’s FM is unable to offer sponsorship to any non-EEA applicants.

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