Interim Global Marketing Category Manager

Recruiter
1st Executive
Location
East Midlands
Salary
GBP400 - GBP450 per day +
Posted
02 Mar 2018
Closes
01 Apr 2018
Ref
SS - 11180
Contact
Sam Solt
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Consultant, Manager
Sector
Marketing
Hours
Full Time

1st Executive have been retained by a leading FMCG brand to recruit an Interim Marketing Category Manager to lead a new approach to procurement within ATL Marketing.

You will provide sourcing expertise and leadership to the marketing & sales categories, developing and executing sourcing strategies and performance management within the marketing categories.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership and ownership in global strategic sourcing within the category
  • Lead negotiations and commercial contracts
  • Develop and lead relationships with external supplier base and regulatory authorities

Experience required

  • Marketing procurement experience of at least 1 year
  • Experience of procurement across multiple regions and adapting accordingly
  • Ability to interact with senior executives
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Ability to navigate a complex matrix structure