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  • Location

    Evesham

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Emily Denney

  • Contact email:

    emily.denney@butlerross.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    EDBBBH3046_1636730487

Category Manager - with hybrid flexible working

Butler Ross have an excellent opportunity for a Category Manager to join a fast paced distribution environment, the client is looking for an experienced procurement professional to come and join their procurement function and become an asset to their ever-growing company.

This role comes with a highly competitive hybrid working policy with a "work when you want where you want" mantra, ideally looking at 2 days in their Evesham office.

This role will be well suited to a senior buyer, category manager, buyer, procurement manager, procurement lead, purchasing manager, commodity lead, or commodity manager

Responsibilities of the Category Manager

  • Taking ownership of sourcing and merchandising their specific categories.
  • Develop new product and product lines with newly found suppliers.
  • Developing existing and brand new relationships with suppliers and stake holders.
  • Collaborate with various internal teams to find the right course of action.
  • Review existing product and category ranges to ensure product offering are increasing revenue and inline with market trends (as advised by marketing department)

Experience of the Category Manager

  • Previous experience with sourcing in a FMCG, retail or e-commerce.
  • Good excel skills, ability to analyse and present data clearly.
  • A positive outlook who can work both collaboratively and independently.
  • Attention to detail and a natural instinct for spotting trends.
  • Can generate own ideas that are innovative and unique.

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 with benefits.

This role will be well suited to a senior buyer, category manager, buyer, procurement manager, procurement lead, purchasing manager, commodity lead, or commodity manager