Category Manager - Direct
If you want to help us identify and procure our direct materials, join our procurement team as Category Manager - Directs.
The role of Category Manager in Bespak’s procurement function is a key supporting role in delivering value through effective procurement, strategic category plans and procurement principals. This is a dynamic, portfolio focussed role for major material spend, with a focus on identifying materials for products during the research stages of the product lifecycle.
Working closely with our Manufacturing and Research & Development teams you will enable best procurement practice and manage a complex supply base. You will be involved in some of the most important spend decisions the business is making. Strong relationship building and commercial acumen will be key in managing suppliers and ensuring Bespak has the best partners to deliver its growth targets and expansion vision.
This is an exciting time to join our business which has ambitious and stretching targets for expansion over the next 5 years and beyond.
We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace where all employees feel that they can be their real and authentic selves whilst being treated with dignity and respect. We are an equal opportunity employer who will review your application based solely on your skills, experience & potential.
What we offer you
We want to provide an environment where our colleagues play an active part in the growth of our business. A challenging but supportive environment where talented people can really grow and take advantage of a wide range of diverse opportunities that we offer.
We regularly benchmark ourselves against our industry and we are confident that we offer a competitive salary and benefits package to all our colleagues including 28 days holiday plus statutory holidays, 8% employer contribution to pension scheme, private medical insurance, group life assurance, employee share schemes and an active well-being programme.
Great locations as well as a positive, people-focused culture with charity and social activities a part of everyday life. It all contributes to creating a working environment which is friendly, supportive and nurturing.
Millions of patients all over the world rely on what we do
Bespak is a global market leader in the development and manufacture of drug delivery devices. We provide pharmaceutical companies around the world with inhaler and auto-injector technologies and development and manufacturing services.
Our culture is driven by five core values.
Integrity > Respect > Team Work > Results Driven > Customer Focus
Integrity drives mutual Respect. Integrity and Respect are the basis for Team Work. Integrity, Respect and Team Work promote a Results Driven and Customer Focused culture.