Category Manager

Zest Recruitment
£55000 - £65000 per annum + Plus benefits
Closing date
8 Jun 2023

Job Details

Zest are working with an ever growing client to take on the brand new role of Category Manager across the UK and EU.

This role will play a vital part to the company, you must be driven and self-motivated to succeed in this position.

Key responsibilities for the position will be managing a team of category buyers, negotiating, and managing contracts with suppliers. Constantly taking a proactive approach to identify new opportunities.

You will be working in collaboration with Product Development and Supply chain to ensure all distribution is done in an efficient and cost-effective way, this will include opportunities to implement cost saying projects.

The right person for the role will have experience across Procurement and Buying with an element of team management within Food manufacturing.

To be successful in this position you must be degree educated and the ability to travel when required, you must be comfortable negotiating to be considered for this role.

Feel you meet the criteria above? Please get in touch on 01780 483 999 and ask for Emily alternatively, email your CV to - I look forward to hearing from you!

As you know over here at Zest we like to do things properly and always want to keep you, the candidate in the loop. Applying to this 'one of a kind' role you give Zest permission to hold your information. If you want to know more about how Zest look after your personal information please visit our privacy policy on the website


A recruitment company where every job counts.

We understand that recruitment companies often get a bad press. So, here at Zest we are bringing a refreshingly new and different approach to food and drink manufacturing recruitment. Unlike others we aim to be the recruitment company that makes sure it can be counted on at every step of the recruitment journey: every person, every job, every time.

Zest specialise because you do, and our team are dedicated to the following areas:

  • Technical & quality
  • NPD
  • Operations & production
  • Engineering
  • Supply Chain
  • Senior Appointments
  • HR
  • Interim

Our aim is simple, to link talented individuals with talented businesses, and we achieve this by taking a structured and industry leading approach to every step of the process.

Zest, where every job counts.

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01780 483999
Brooks Court
Bath Row

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