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Global Procurement Category Manager - Experiential - £70k

Global Procurement Category Manager - Experiential - £70k

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £70000 per annum + + Package

  • Contact:

    Harry Creighton

  • Contact email:

    harry.creighton@1st-executive.com

  • Salary high:

    70000

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    J13262_1566481143

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-09-21

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Global Procurement Manager Marketing

Our client a Major Global FMCG Organisation are currently seeking an experienced Marketing Procurement Manager to be involved in an exciting global project within Experiential Marketing - Events, Sampling and Ambassadorship. Your background may either be from Marketing Procurement or Agency Marketing, but you will have experience of a global reach.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Take responsibility for developing and implementing category strategy with Marketing Category teams and business partners.
  • Build a centre of excellence for Experiential category
  • Take a lead in the development of relationships with key agencies and engage with stakeholders in developing and then implementing the category strategies.
  • Drive best practice within the category driving strategic sourcing, effectiveness measurement and great relationships.
  • Build strong relationships with suppliers to leverage quality of service, cost savings and value add
  • You will negotiate with suppliers across complex, multi-regional global remit

Person Specification:

  • A strong background within Marketing either from within an Agency environment or within Marketing Procurement
  • Experience of Experiential category with global exposure
  • Strong stakeholder engagement skills
  • Knowledge and skills in developing a strategy and driving forward
  • Ability to make tough decisions and prioritise delivery in a complex environment
  • Strong experience of working in a matrix environment
  • Strong analytical and financial awareness
  • Confidence and experience in communicating and influencing senior stakeholders
  • Develop interpersonal skill and effective relationship management.

Next Steps:

For a confidential discussion please contact Harry Creighton on 01483 212192 or email harry.creighton@1st-executive.com to arrange a time to talk.