£60000 - £70000 per annum + above average bonus, benefits
about 1 year ago
Procurement Category Manager - Marketing and Digital
Our client is an exciting company undergoing significant development and exciting growth in their business. The company are highly respected and are one of The Times top Best Big Companies to work for in the UK?
The business has an open and friendly culture which is fast moving and exciting.
Reporting to the Head of Indirect Procurement you will lead, develop and implement sourcing and supplier management across the business
Working closely with the relevant leaders in the business you will manage category sourcing strategies and ensure maximum value from all spend while driving service, innovation and quality
You will take responsibility for selecting and managing suppliers, supply chains and contractual arrangements
You will also support and contribute to the procurement strategy
Take responsibility for continuous improvement in the category including supplier management, operational and tactical purchase process change and building future capabilities.
Work collaboratively with all stakeholders to ensure the supply base remains fit for
Lead specific activities across the department and business as agreed with the Head of Procurement
Accountable for sourcing and procuring all spend in their category
Strong strategic sourcing capabilities
Ability to develop, maintain marketing and digital category plans
Developing supplier briefs, RFP's, scopes of work and contracts
Strong marketing and digital stake holder management skills
Your experience may be within procurement/category management or you may be an agency side expert from a management or account manager background (Digital and traditional media planning, buying, metrics and reporting, Creative and digital agencies), seeking a new challenge
You will have excellent stakeholder engagement ability and strong influencing skills