Category Manager - Clinical

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Contact: Christine Armadass

About the company

Our client is a large healthcare government entity providing critical services to Victorians and is at the at the forefront of the government's Covid - 19 response initiative. As part of the ongoing growth of the organisation, our client is seeking to recruit multiple roles within procurement that will result in this organisation having one of the largest procurement teams in Australia. With a continued commitment to development of their employees, a newly appointed CPO and increased investment and focus on the procurement function, this is a very exciting time to join the organisation!

About the role

Reporting to a Senior Category Manager, the roles will have responsibility for:

  • Driving and executing strong category management plans
  • Developing strong relationships with internal partners in delivering commercial outcomes
  • Review and analyse spend across multiple greenfield categories
  • SRM principles to deliver long term value
  • Driving other cost savings initiatives
  • Some roles will have leadership responsibilities for a small team

Experience & Skills required

To ensure your success in this role, you must present with:

  • Experience managing end to end processes of high valued contracts across medical consumable, equipment or related categories
  • Ideally experienced in the health, pharmaceuticals, or consumer products industries
  • Strong negotiation skills and a track record of cost reduction
  • Strong influencing and negotiating skills

Excellent benefits, flexible working arrangements and centrally located offices on offer!

Please 'Apply Now' and forward your CV outlining your experience. You can also contact Christine Armadass at Six Degrees Executive on 03 8613 3513