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I enjoy writing and like finding new ways to add value through innovation. In the next 20 years there are going to be dramatic changes across all industries; I believe it brings a wealth of opportunity and risk to explore.
JOB TITLE: Category Specialist (Fleet)
INDUSTRY: Government & Public Sector
CATEGORY: Freight, Logistics, & Transportation
Category Specialist (Fleet)
Crown Commercial Service
July 2014 - Present | Liverpool
Crown Commercial Service brings together, as one organisation, Government Procurement Service, the commercial function of the Cabinet Office and common goods and services procurement and commercial management currently undertaken by departments.
I am responsible for centralising public sector procurement to improve the buying power of the sector. I manage contracts, offer industry and market advice, work to improve policy and operational efficiency.
July 2012 - July 2014 ( 2 years ) | Warrington
Procured excess inventory both in the UK and Internationally, avoiding channel or product conflict and striving for best practice for all interested parties.
September 2011 - July 2012 ( 10 months ) | Manchester
3M are a global manufacturer renowned for innovation - selling over 55,000 products across different markets - and with a turnover in 2015 in excess of $30 billion.
I worked for for the UK Electro Communications Business (ECB) and was required to find insight into; market trends, products, technical and to generate sales opportunities where possible.
2:1 BA Hons of Criminology and Psychology
2007 - 2010
Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS)
Advanced Diploma in Procurement and Supply (Level 5) of Procurement and Supply
2014 - 2016