Marketing Procurement Manager - Fortune500

GBP55000 - GBP65000 per annum + Car, bonus, package
17 Apr 2018
17 May 2018
Job Level
Buyer, Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

This industry leading conglomerate one of the most powerful brands in the world, priding itself on innovation, excellence and their ability to push the limits of the impossible. Having won many awards from conception, this now very reputable brand is striving to drive their Procurement team to deliver results that match the success of the wider company. Due to this procurement drive, this brand is looking to invest in a talented individual to drive change and improve the wider company's perception of procurement.

This Marketing Procurement Category Manager involves:

  • Unleashing your procurement expertise to identify cost savings opportunities and add value to the Marketing spend category
  • Partnering with the Head of Procurement to influence wider company Executives, increasing procurement's buy-in from C-level stakeholders, furthering Procurement's reach across the brand
  • Effective challenge pre-existing decisions and processes within the Marketing category to achieve best in practise outcomes
  • Strategically source new suppliers and run the entire procurement lifecycle process, negotiating to leverage commercial advantages that align with the company's needs

Require Skills and Experience

  • Prior End-to-End procurement experience within the marketing procurement category is essential - ideally covering specific sub categories including (but not limited to); Digital, Creative Agencies and Advertising
  • Experience working with large value spends across an international remit - gained from Blue-chip environments
  • Exceptional stakeholder and supplier management with tangible examples of increasing stakeholder buy-in
  • A logical and analytical approach to procurement, with the ability to explain and back every decision you make
  • Degree and CIPS qualified

Why should you apply?

  • The ability to inspire and take full ownership of positive change within the procurement team of a well-established brand
  • The opportunity to work for an award-winning company that is and has been on the forefront of consumer technology for decades.
  • Guaranteed career progression within a massive blue-chip brand

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