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Indirect Category Manager

£55,000 - £65,000 per annum
Job Reference: J5633305
Updated On: 21/05/2020
Status: Now Interviewing
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Pharmaceutical, Professional Services

Skills: Procurement / Supply Chain - Procurement Manager, Procurement / Supply Chain - Supply Chain Specialist, Procurement / Supply Chain - Buyer

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently recruiting for an Indirect Category Manager to join a leading pharmaceutical company based in the Hertfordshire area. As the Indirect Category Manager you will be responsible for the implementation and delivery of the Indirect procurement category with an aim of leveraging best value for money from my clients goods and services expenditure.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Indirect Category Manager will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Define and Deliver a category strategy for the provision of Indirect goods and services expenditure through category management, competitive tendering and contract management. Categories include Professional Services, IT, HR, Travel, Utilities and Facilities management

2. Maintain a healthy pipeline of sourcing activity/projects and deliver cost reduction targets

3. Manage a complex stakeholder environment across multiple individuals and organisations over long periods of time. Lead on stakeholder relationships at a senior level and be recognised externally as a key point of contact for the business.

Role Requirements

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Indirect Category Manager we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Graduate level of education or equivalent or relevant experience. CIPS qualified preferable.

2. Proven industry experience in a procurement role within comparable industries (Manufacturing / Engineering / Devices etc)

3. A working knowledge and practical experience in Category Management with demonstratable experience of service contracts, SLA's and KPI's.

Key Words:

Category Manager / Indirect / Procurement / CIPS / Pharmaceutical
Gary Eldridge
Your Recruitment ConsultantGary
DisclaimerHyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.