Job Market Guide: Category Manager jobs in IL

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Years of Experience distribution graph for Category Managers in IL. Category Managers in IL have between ${} and ${} years of experience, averaging $${} years of experience.

30 Category Manager jobs in IL

Des Plaines, IL
In this role, you will be responsible for driving savings across multiple sourcing categories, manages key vendor relationships and supports departmental processes and technologies
industry
Business Services
experience
8 - 10 years

Chicago, IL
In this role, you will work with sales, marketing, insights, retail effectiveness, and other category leadership resources to execute category initiatives with excellence.
industry
Food & Beverage
experience
Not Specified

Deerfield, IL
In this role, the selected candidate will train and mentor procurement staff (and project related resources as appropriate) and provide opportunities for professional development.
industry
Biotech/Pharma
experience
5 - 7 years

North Chicago, IL
In this role, you will influence the business unit strategy and translates business strategy for category and aligned category strategy to programs and projects.
industry
Biotech/Pharma
experience
8 - 10 years

Chicago, IL
In this position, you will create, analyze, and present the story to support future direction and initiatives required for sustainable growth for the bottler(s) and Pepsi Americas Beverages.
industry
Food & Beverage
experience
5 - 7 years

$70K - $80K - Chicago, IL
In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for interviewing potential suppliers as well as agencies and suppliers of record to determine if the supplier is qualified to produce and/or supply products or services.
industry
Tobacco
experience
Less than 5 years

Oak Brook, IL
In this role, you will lead standardization for specifications, standards, guidelines, policies, procedures, product and process standardization, etc.
industry
Food & Beverage
experience
5 - 7 years

Lincolnshire, IL
In this role, you will be responsible for providing financial and business insights based on in-depth analysis of large sets of partner and product data.
industry
IT Consulting/Services
experience
5 - 7 years

Hoffman Estates, IL
In this role, the selected candidate analyzes appropriate internal, external, and consumer data to ensure business plans are implemented to meet plan and are in accordance with schedule.
industry
Retail / Diversified
experience
Not Specified

Oak Brook, IL
In this role, you will be responsible for the implementation of the Quality Systems actions or measurements and requirements for their respective product category.
industry
Manufacturing / Packaging
experience
5 - 7 years

Chicago, IL
In this role, you will be responsible for improving category MAPS at assigned customers.
industry
Food & Beverage
experience
5 - 7 years

Chicago, IL
The Category Manager III develops sourcing strategies for assigned categories (Marketing - Product, Innovations, Business Solutions) to drive cost savings and ensure the Company is making informed, best value purchasing decisions. Additionally, the Category Manager III is an informal leader on the Sourcing & Procurement team mentoring and assisting in the development of other team members.
industry
Telecommunications
experience
8 - 10 years

$70K - $80K - Aurora, IL
In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for interviewing potential suppliers as well as agencies and suppliers of record to determine if the supplier is qualified to produce and/or supply products or services.
industry
Tobacco
experience
Less than 5 years

Des Plaines, IL
In this role, the selected candidate will manage and maintain relationships of small to medium vendors leading product review, identify and assess opportunities and negotiating promotions for conferences.
industry
Food & Beverage
experience
Less than 5 years

Buffalo Grove, IL
In this role, the selected candidate will collaborate and work closely with other parts of the organization to implement Total Cost of Ownership improvement opportunities within the category.
industry
Manufacturing / Packaging
experience
5 - 7 years

$70K - $80K - Rockford, IL
In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for interviewing potential suppliers as well as agencies and suppliers of record to determine if the supplier is qualified to produce and/or supply products or services.
industry
Tobacco
experience
Less than 5 years

Manager Category

Chicago, IL
This position is responsible for developing purchasing programs and strategies for a wide-breadth of cross-functional areas which will maximize the value for the company of items purchased.
industry
Consumer Goods / Miscellaneous
experience
5 - 7 years

$120K to $156K - Northbrook, IL
In this role, the selected candidate analyzes data and make recommendations to drive sales, distribution, and market share while maintaining focus on company strategies and priorities.
industry
Consumer Goods / Miscellaneous
experience
Less than 5 years

Evanston, IL
In this role you will generate deep knowledge of one or more of our key categories including understanding of products sold into the category, key customers, consumer trends and competitors.
industry
Manufacturing / Diversified
experience
5 - 7 years

Chicago, IL
In this role, you will create, analyze, and present the story to support future direction and initiatives required for sustainable growth for the bottler(s).
industry
Food & Beverage
experience
5 - 7 years

Chicago, IL
In this role, you will be responsible for identifying opportunities to improve competitive advantage and enhancing conagras stature with the customer.
industry
Food & Beverage
experience
5 - 7 years