ASTON UNIVERSITY

Estates Category Lead

Location
Birmingham, West Midlands (GB)
Salary
£39,992 to £47,722 per annum
Posted
16 May 2018
End of advertisement period
07 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Estates Category Lead
Finance Department
Salary:     £39,992 to £47,722 per annum
Grade:     Grade 09
Basis:     Full Time
Closing Date:     23.59 hours BST on Wednesday 06 June 2018
Interview Date:     Thursday 28 June 2018
Reference:     R180233


Aston University is looking to appoint a CIPS qualified, experienced Category Manager within their busy Procurement Team. This is an excellent opportunity for a self-motivated procurement professional to add significant value in this new role, transforming the way the University procures goods, services and capital works projects for the Estates department. 

The successful candidate will have experience of contract management and implementing change and efficiencies. 

Experience of EU procurement procedures, and the ability to challenge and influence senior stakeholders is essential. The role will ideally suit a self-motivated hard working individual who can impress their drive and enthusiasm onto the role. 

Aston University is committed to the principles of the Athena SWAN Charter http://www.ecu.ac.uk/equality-charter-marks/athena-swan/, recognised by a bronze award. We pride ourselves on our vibrant, friendly, supportive working environment and collaborative atmosphere.

Please visit our website http://www.aston.ac.uk/jobs for further information and to apply online.  

As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.