Category Manager - Ref No. GRP296

Role: Category Manager

Area: Business Services

Location: Cork/Dublin

Reference Number: GRP296

Closing date for applications: 28 September 2021

The Supply Chain team in Irish Water manages the end to end strategic procurement process through Supply Chain Category Management, Supply Chain Capital Delivery, and Supply Chain Operations.

The Supply Chain Category Manager is accountable for relevant category spend across Irish Water and is responsible for delivering category saving targets. Additionally, they are accountable to deliver the savings targets of their reports.

Reporting to the Senior Category Manager, the main responsibilities of the role will be to contribute to and execute ‘Category Plans’ and sourcing strategies through detailed demand & market analysis and a recognised strategic sourcing process.