category manager in dublin south

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We are on the Hunt For a Category Manager to join an international Pharmaceutical company!!

Based in South Dublin(Senior level)

The Category Manager is responsible for ensuring that Suppliers comply with all commercial and legal aspects of the contracts. The Category Manager will lead the setting up and negotiating of new contracts with existing and new suppliers


* Market Sales team for the accuracy of sales forecast and compliance of order placement
* SCL for the conformance to delivery lead-times
* Quality for the conformance to release lead-times
* Finance for the budgeting cycle
* Lead the team of Supply Planners dedicated to supply base
* Ensuring KPI data is up to date and accurate for their suppliers
* tech transfers and new product introductions

* Commercial relationship with the supplier base
* New and extended contract negotiation
* Commercial impacts of any issues with suppliers
* Major incident resolution


* 5+ years experience of negotiating with suppliers in a simular position
* managing supplier performance and compliance with contracts
* Experience developing beneficial and robust contracts with suppliers
* Bachelor,Masters degree in Supply Chain Management or Logistics
* Demonstrated analytical and problem resolution skills for supply chain issues
* Ability to independently evaluate, assess and initiate action
* Clearly convey information through a variety of media to stakeholders
* Builds and sustains positive relationships
* Handles conflicts and negotiations effectively

APPLY today to make those next steps towards your career goals!!!!

Randstad Financial & Professional encourage applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Randstad Financial & Professional acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003