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EMEA Indirect Category Manager

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Nijmegen, Gelderland
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job reference: 470793/001_1564071656
  • Sector: Category Management, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 25/07/2019


A leading and multinational Pharmaceutical organisation going through an indirect procurement transformation and are setting up a category management, at their manufacturing site the Netherlands.

We are currently supporting this organisation in their search for experienced indirect Category Manager to work on Strategic Developments; as you'll have the opportunity to make your name known within the company, and to set up the global strategies.

The firm turned over €3.5bn last year and is looking to continue their development across Europe


  • Developing market expertise within your Category
  • Designing the category strategy aligned with your business partners, looking at innovation, best practices and cost drivers to articulate it
  • Understanding, influencing and optimising the supply chain of the provider as a key lever for purchasing performance increase and risk management optimisation
  • Aligning and bench marking with other category managers, as well as with other industrial companies with whom we partner
  • Participating to the yearly budget preparation and ensuring the follow-up on actualise

Skills and Experience Required

  • 5+ Years Professional Working Experience
  • Specialising in Purchasing in any indirect category
  • Working in Pharmaceutical, Biotech, Chemical Industry will be beneficial
  • Proven track record of having a Strategic mind set

What this Job Offers You

  • Wide range of training opportunities and development prospects
  • Attractive remuneration and additional financial benefits
  • Flat hierarchies, short decision-making paths and the opportunity to contribute your own idea
  • Chance to work in an autonomously

How to apply

If you are interested in this EMEA Indirect Category Manager opportunity, please apply directly with an up to date CV.

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