Category Executive (Administrator)


Category Executive (Administrator)

Permanent/37.5 hours


Coventry, CV2

What does it mean to be a marketing professional at McKesson UK? It means being a brand builder. A creative thinker. A story sharer. A marketing marvel. Join us, and you could be all these things and more. Based at our Support Centre in Coventry, you’ll be responsible for maintaining product and brand propositions that help to improve people’s lives nationwide. At the same time, with opportunities to develop and progress your career, you’ll have everything you need to become more than you ever imagined. 


To support and deliver excellent administration support for the Retail Category Manager to enable to team to drive Category performance within McKesson UK.There will be a considerable focus on managing and maintaining the relevant product, pricing and promotions files for all categories, running and coordinating reports for the team and managers, and significant data entry and database management.


You will be well organised and able to prioritise your workload effectively. You will have the ability to work accurately under pressure, within a very busy and dynamic team environment. As there will be substantial responsibilities around communicating and coordinating across various functions and other relevant teams, you will have strong communication skills and be able to build good rapport with others quickly and effectively.

The successful candidate must have good working knowledge of Word, Excel and Powerpoint. You will have the ability within Excel to pivot and lookup level. You will also be an enthusiastic team player who is eager to use their skills to the best of their ability at all times.

In return for your hard work, we offer training opportunities and development plans, wide-ranging benefits, flexible holidays and a brilliant work-life balance. We’ll also ensure that you feel empowered to support colleagues and make a real difference in people’s lives.

About McKesson 
We’re McKesson – a Fortune Global 500 healthcare company that strives to break boundaries, challenge the status quo and support the changing healthcare industry. Bringing together six companies and 24,000 McKesson UK colleagues across pharmacy, pharmaceutical distribution and homecare services, we’re committed to offering the best advice and healthcare to our patients, customers and colleagues. As part of our Support Centre you’ll be able to use your passion, ambition and drive to build solutions and have experiences that transform lives for the better – starting with your own.

West Midlands