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Category Procurement Manager

Remote, Orkney Isles   •  £0 - £34 per hour  •  Contract/Temporary, Full time

CK Group are recruiting for a Category Procurement Manager to join a company in the animal health and pharmaceutical industry on a contract basis for 12 months. This role is fully remote with some occasional travel in the UK and abroad.

Hourly £34.00

Our client specialises in animal health. They advance their vision of food and companionship enriching life by developing innovative solutions that protect and enhance animal health. Since their start they have been working to empower veterinarians, food producers, and all those concerned with animal health with the tools needed to help animals live healthy lives.


As a PAYE employee you will be eligible for:

  • Weekly/monthly payroll options
  • Pension
  • Timesheet system
  • Bike schemes

Category Procurement Manager Role:

  • You will manage the Procurement R&D activities for categories globally
  • Actively and continuously search for cost reduction/avoidance opportunities
  • Building and presenting sourcing options for improvement/de-risking and articulate alignment with cross-functional teams
  • Scout the market identifying potential sourcing solutions
  • Leading and/or supporting RFIs, RFPs and overall tender projects

Your Background:

  • Bachelor?s Degree (or equivalent) in Business, Supply Chain or Scientific Discipline
  • Some experience in sourcing or managing commercial service suppliers/providers relationships (R&D or Indirect Procurement preferred) ideally with a large multi-national company
  • Proven interpersonal skills especially conflict situations and collaborate with internal and external teams at all levels
  • Proven skills in commercial negotiations
  • Good understanding of commercial law

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK. Please quote job reference 54848 in all correspondence.

Please note:
This role is subject to satisfactory completion of a basic Disclosures and Barring Service (DBS) check.

You must have the right to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: CK Group
  • Reference: 54848
  • Posted: 23rd January 2023
  • Expires: 20th February 2023

CK Group

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