Marketing Category Manager - Revolutionary brand

GBP40000 - GBP60000 per annum + Additional Benefits
30 Apr 2018
30 May 2018
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Pioneering and inspiring global conglomerate seeks a Marketing Procurement expert to join and blossom within their renowned and award-winning strategic function. Priding itself on the relentless drive to improve; strategic innovation and ambition for excellence, this team is searching for fierce procurement professional to steer the marketing category to a global platform.

This Marketing Procurement Category Manager role sees you:-

  • Partnering with executive stakeholders to win trust and influence them to place procurement at the forefront of strategic business decisions
  • Challenging existing procurement processes, sourcing approaches and supplier development strategies to drive change and improvement
  • Designing and implementing innovative marketing and sourcing strategies for a complex £multi-million spend across all aspects of Marketing Procurement
  • Analytically leading successful negotiations with major suppliers as well as smaller niche vendors to produce best in class results that aligned with the wider business' needs.

Required skills and background:-

  • Impressive procurement and marketing category expertise gained from a predominantly blue-chip background
  • Clear and remarkable career progression
  • Exceptional stakeholder management skills with the ability to influence other across the highest levels
  • A methodical and numerical business acumen that drives value for money, service quality and positive strategic outcomes with demonstrable examples of tangible savings
  • Outstanding academics - 2:1 Degree essential

Why should you apply?

  • The opportunity to work for an award-winning company that is and has been on the forefront of consumer technology for decades
  • The ability to inspire, instigate and take full ownership of positive change within an established procurement team
  • To put your procurement lifecycle skills to the test, by recognising, sourcing, negotiating and pitching best value solutions based on facts.

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