Senior Category Manager
Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust is the leading provider of Specialist Mental Health, drug and alcohol and learning disability services in Southern England, working in partnership with the Surrey and Hampshire County Councils to offer integrated health and social care.
Employing 2,500 staff, we serve a population of 1.3m and have an income of c£155m. We have ambitious plans to reach more people through service development and advancement, the Trust is currently benefiting from a major capital investment in infrastructure.
We are offering a great opportunity to join our friendly, supportive, Procurement Service. Working within Surrey and Borders and Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trusts embarking on an exciting journey to provide a world class strategic procurement service.
With a wider team location based in Leatherhead and Worthing, this role offer the flexibility of location along with many opportunities to work with a variety of contracts and stakeholders, providing the successful candidate with a unique opportunity to fully utilise and develop existing skills.
You will be an inclusive leader with the appetite for driving improvements with the support of your team.You will be a team player and enjoy working collaboratively, creating solutions to current challenges, and have the ability to create a positive working environment.
This role will play a pivotal role in ensuring the Trust’s Divisional objectives are met.
In return you will be supported to enhance and develop your current knowledge and skills.
Please note: NHS experience is desirable but not essential, however a demonstrable knowledge and understanding of Public Sector Procurement is required.
Working hours: 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday