PROCUREMENT - TRAVEL & MARKETING CATEGORY LEAD

Location
London
Salary
GBP60000 - GBP70000 per annum +
Posted
23 Mar 2018
Closes
22 Apr 2018
Ref
1802-14
Contact
jobsEFK
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Buyer, Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

PROCUREMENT - TRAVEL & MARKETING CATEGORY LEAD - PRESTIGIOUS FTSE 30 FIRM - LONDON + FLEX - £60 - 70K + PACKAGE

This iconic FTSE 30 major has enjoyed rapid growth over the last 5 years and now has over 200,000 employees across the globe. Now the Firm requires a senior Procurement expert with strong category knowledge of Travel and or Marketing to lead a team of 8 and drive towards best-in-class. The successful Procurement expert can also enjoy a great work life balance with flexible working options.

As Travel & Marketing‎ Category Lead you can enjoy:

  • Being an influential member of the Procurement Leadership Team, going beyond category management duties to make significant contributions to the strategic direction of Procurement‎ as a whole
  • Managing a team of 8 Strategic Sourcing and Category experts across Marketing and Travel, using your category management expertise to steer them accordingly throughout complex £ Multi-Million projects and deals
  • Building trust and effective relationships with senior stakeholder communities up to and including COO level of the Group
  • Having ownership of a complex £120M spend across Travel & Marketing sub categories such as Hotels, Flights, Travel Booking Systems‎, Creative & Design Agencies, Digital, Sponsorship, PR, Meetings & Events

Required experience:

  • Impressive track record of successive promotions within your Procurement, sourcing and category management career to date
  • Category expertise across either Travel or Marketing
  • People management of procurement managers, strategic sourcing specialists and buyers (preferred)
  • Degree & MCIPS (preferred‎)

This is a stand out career opportunity for a highly intelligent individual looking to grow into Procurement Directorship within 2 years.

For more information please send your CV to Emily at JOBEFK@bramwithconsulting.co.uk or apply through this forum.

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Key words: Procurement, Strategic Sourcing, Category Management, Stakeholder management, supplier relationship management SRM, negotiation, MCIPS, Travel, Marketing Procurement, Purchasing

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