Category Leader

Competitive
Contract
Cork
18 Apr 2019
BBBH728239

Would you like to join a team that is dedicated to impacting the lives of their patients?

This Category leader position will sit with the Global Supplier management team and be responsible for the category management projects, supported by cross functional teams.

The Category Leader has a specific responsibility to establish and implement a category based sourcing and supplier management strategy. This is a dynamic role where in addition to having an in-depth understanding of category management and supplier relationship management, the successful candidate will also lead teams and forums to add value by collectively leveraging supply partners, internal stakeholder teams and overall category spend.

You will need to understand the principles of change management and be a strong negotiator with a proven track record negotiating with internal stakeholders and suppliers. Excellent communication skills are also essential, to deploy a managed approach to engage and communicate with the wider business, especially focusing on relevant stakeholders to secure and maintain buy in and support for category projects.

This contract role is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly growing business in a highly sought after industry.

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.

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