GES Category Manager

Location: Dublin South, Dublin
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 months ago
Role type: Permanent
Industry: Supply Chain Operations & Systems Practice, Supply Chain and Operations Leaders & Specialists
Contact name: Cian Breheny
Contact email: cian.breheny@hrmrecruit.com

Job description

Our client, a globally leading pharmaceutical company, is looking for a Senior Category Manager to join their team on a permanent basis. The role will be based in their global HQ here in Dublin.

The Role

You will have, but will not be limited to, the following responsibilities/activities:

  • You must build and maintain relationships with the business' supplier network, managing operational procurement activities and cost improvement strategy.
  • You will lead contract and pricing negotiations.
  • You will be the escalation point between the business and their CMO's.
  • You will be responsible for leading a cross functional team to achieve performance targets.
  • In this role, you will be responsible for overseeing the introduction of new products and various continuous improvement initiatives.

The Person:

  • You must have 7+ years experience in Procurement/Operations and a background in the pharmaceutical industry or similar is necessary.
  • You will need a Bachelors' or Masters' degree in a relevant field.
  • You will have a strong background managing third party relationships on a global scale.
  • People management experience.
  • CIPS or another procurement qualification.

To learn more, apply online or contact Cian Breheny on +353 1 6321866 for a confidential discussion.


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