Category Manager – Bristol – up to £35K

Category Manager

Location – North Bristol (free on-site parking)

Salary – Up to £35k

I am recruiting for multiple Category Managers to join my client who have been awarded a 13 year contract to supply and support equipment (Clothing, Food, General Supplies and Medical) for the MOD. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to work on an exciting and critical piece of work.

Ideal candidates will have 3-5 years experience in a similar capacity and be studying toward MCIPS, any experience around Medical Equipment or Devices would be extremely favourable but isn’t mandatory.

Key Deliverables

  • Aid in the development of the Category Strategy and Executing the plans to Meet the Business Objectives
  • Manage Cost Reduction Strategies through to completion
  • Identify and mitigate supply and commercial risks throughout implementation
  • Support the negotiation of all the key commercial data and supplier agreements relative to specific projects
  • Support supplier negotiations
  • Optimise the Supply Base

Required Experience

  • Good Understanding of Supply Chain Management and Procurement developed over a minimum of 3 years industry experience, covering Best Practise Purchasing and Sourcing Tools and Techniques
  • MCIPS qualified or working towards
  • Proven ability to persuade, influence and negotiate with internal and external stakeholders
  • Full Driving Licence and willingness to travel

Desirable Experience

  • Educated to HND/Degree Level Qualification in relevant subject
  • Experience of strategic procurement gained within Medical/Medical services and/or Medical distribution industries.

Job Reference: BBBH424_1529511509

Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits

Salary per: Annum

Job Duration:

Job Start Date: ASAP

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