UK and Global Agricultural Recruitment. For Professionals by Professionals

Home > Jobs > Category Manager – Beef Supply Chain – West Midlands

Category Manager – Beef Supply Chain – West Midlands - HP057

Are you a commercially minded, strategic thinker with an eye for the bigger picture?

My client, a prominent player in the meat processing industry, is seeking a switched on, well organised Category Manager to join their management team.

As Category Manager you will work closely with managers from all sections of the supply chain and focus your efforts on streamlining business processes, improving efficiency, monitoring inventory levels and cutting costs.

The commercial aspect of this position will include market analysis, identifying growth opportunities and liaising with suppliers.

Reporting directly to the head of the division, your work will play a crucial part in setting the direction of the business and informing strategies for growth and improvement.

The role:

  • Work closely with different departments to ensure supply chain runs smoothly
  • Market analysis
  • Work with relevant departments to create and implement strategies
  • Manage cross-functional projects
  • Supplier performance reviews
  • Cost management
  • Improve efficiency within the supply chain
  • Monitor inventory levels

About you:

  • Relevant degree (Business administration, agriculture, supply chain management, etc)
  • Background in account management, procurement, food supply chain or similar
  • Commercial acumen
  • Strong communication skills
  • Able to travel nationally for supplier meetings
  • Beef/dairy background (Desirable)


  • Competitive salary
  • Company car
  • Bonus
  • Pension

How do I apply?

For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call Harry Porter on: 01885 485524 (Preferred number) / 07875197231 or e-mail your CV and covering letter To Thank you.

De Lacy Executive Recruitment will upload your CV to our database and retain some data about you in order to process your application.

More information about our processing activities can be found at .

Please be assured that all contact is treated in complete confidence and your details will not be passed to a third party without your prior permission. Please note that this advertisement is not a job description and you should satisfy yourself about the full details at interview.

De Lacy Executive Recruitment is an Approved member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which promotes high standards in recruitment practice, and is registered with the Information Commissioners Office. De Lacy Executive Recruitment complies with all relevant data protection legislation.

Consultant Image

Apply Now


Do you have immigration permission to work in the uk?

I would like De Lacy Executive to contact me with relevant jobs

I would like De Lacy Executive to contact me with news and updates

Web development by Bluelinemedia