Category Manager – Facilities

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    1 week ago
  • Category:
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category:
  • Location: Auckland
  • Date Advertised: 12-OCT-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/JL1488637
  • Job Title: Category Manager – Facilities
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  • Summary:
  • Strategic sourcing leadership role
  • Work in the NZ Health sector
  • Central Greenlane location with all the amenities close by

About the Opportunity


We are looking for a Category Manager to manage a brand new portfolio.


We are looking for strong strategic sourcing experience in Repairs & Maintenance, security services, electrical services, HVAC and more.

You can expect to work on:

  • Developing and growing key stakeholder relationships within the DHBs’;
  • Collecting data and completing analysis to build category plans;
  • Setting up national and regional supplier panels in the facilities space;
  • Implementing robust financial and operational controls;
  • Introducing ongoing contract management to ensure benefit is measured and contracts are refined over time.


This is a permanent, full time position.


About You

To be successful in the role you will need to have strong proven experience within a similar role, specifically in the Facilities space. Experience within the health/medical/public/government sector is extremely advantageous.


We will also be looking for:

  • In depth knowledge of end-to-to procurement,
  • Proven experience successfully managing contracts in complex and diverse environments,
  • A broad knowledge of and practical application of best practice in food service,
  • A resilient and adaptable nature.


Not essential, but a background in engineering or similar trade would be useful.


About Us

NZ Health Partnerships is supported and owned by New Zealand’s 20 District Health Boards (DHBs). By thinking, acting and investing collaboratively through us, DHBs can achieve greater efficiencies than they would by operating independently. We provide a range of programme and national services for DHB’s including shared banking, collective insurance, procurement and an Oracle ERP system build and implementation. Should you wish to learn more please visit


As an employee, you will experience some great benefits! Discounted parking, 5 weeks annual leave and double the sick leave.


APPLY NOW, to join an organization that makes a difference!