Category Manager - Marketing

Location
Cambridge
Salary
£40-50K (pro rata)
Posted
14 Sep 2018
Closes
05 Oct 2018
Ref
JO-04406
Function
Buyer, Manager, Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent

This Cambridge based, highly successful Pharmaceutical company is seeking a Category Manager for the procurement of Marketing services…

It is a Maternity cover role for 10 – 12 months, those looking for a full time or part time role will be considered.

Primary activities for the Category Manager - Marketing position include:

  • Category management and support for Marketing indirect categories (creative, data and business intelligence, market access, PR and communications and events) along with several other nominated categories including Facilities, Professional Services (Pensions, HR, Reward). 
  • Reporting to the Finance Director and managing a team of two Procurement Associates this role will focus on service delivery to stakeholders to advise on and select qualified suppliers to support key projects, negotiate and deliver contracts and advise on appropriate procurement processes.

  • You will identify and assist with supplier management, work closely with legal and stakeholders to manage contract creation, renewal and negotiation of contract terms, lead process improvement projects and contribute to the development of the procurement strategies.

  • Ideally you will have marketing procurement experience from within the pharmaceutical sector, you must have a good understanding of procurement, finance and compliance processes and be able to contribute to the development of procurement strategies.

This company offers flexible working in a friendly and agile environment.
 

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Beaumont Select is a leading Supply Chain & Purchasing Recruitment Agency for permanent and interim staffing solutions. We support a primarily blue chip client base, in the provision of experienced Supply Chain & Purchasing Professionals; successfully resolving their Purchasing Recruitment demands. We have a proven track record in purchasing recruitment and are a leading purchasing recruitment agency.  Complying with the BERR Beaumont Select are an Employment Agency and an Employment Business
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