Marketing Procurement Manager, Growing FinTech
Marketing Procurement Manager, Greenfield - Aggressively Growing FinTech - Central London + £60,000 - 80,000 + Bonus
Energetic & young FinTech brand seeks Marketing Procurement expert to partner with the Marketing community to gain control over Advertising & Media spend and deliver procurement strategy for the wider business.
Since Procurement is new to the company, the position requires exceptional business partnering skills to build trust and consensus amongst executive stakeholders. Also, Marketeers are wired completely differently to other stakeholder groups (slashing costs is never their priority) so the Procurement Manager must use other value levers to get senior budget holders on board and make a big impact.
Marketing Procurement Manager role overview:-
- Partnering with executive stakeholders, winning trust and influencing them to position procurement at the forefront of strategic business decisions
- Designing and implementing the overall Procurement & supplier management framework, transforming & initiating policies and processes where necessary
- Creating & executing Marketing, Advertising & Media category and sourcing strategies for complex £Multi-Million spends
- Supporting acquisition projects during competitor buy-outs, identifying opportunities for supplier consolidation and savings proposals
- Leading successful negotiations with major suppliers such as Google, as well as niche Marketing vendors & agencies
Required candidate background:-
- Impressive Procurement & Category Management career to date, with Marketing, Media & Advertising category expertise
- Exceptional stakeholder engagement & business partnering skills
- Experience within a fast-moving organisation, preferably in eCommerce or FinTech though not essential
- Degree & MCIPS preferred not essential
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Key skills: Marketing Procurement, Advertising Procurement, Media Buying, Purchasing, Category Management, Strategic Sourcing, Supplier Relationship Management SRM, Vendor Management, S2P, P2P, Procurement transformation, negotiation, business partnering
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