This detailed Category Management Plan template provides the below aspects for review:


Stakeholder Analysis

Category Scope: spend tree

Current and future Requirements: Volume and spend

Current Business and procurement Initiatives

Contract Analysis

Pareto Analysis

Supplier performance Analysis



Porters five forces

Supplier footprint and Capabilities

PESTLE Analysis

Kraljic Matrix and supplier perception matrix

key observations


Opportunities to deliver

Cost reduction Opportunities

Improvement Opportunities

Diamond and sourcing levers

Priority Matrices

Summary Category Strategy

overview of savings

Detailed action plan

key milestones and approvals