Category Manager, Marketing Procurement

Recruiter
Bramwith Consulting
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Sep 2019
Closes
18 Sep 2019
Ref
1252443914
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
**Category Manager, Marketing Procurement Global FMCG Major £50,000 £55,000 Central London**

Aggressively growing FMCG brand seeks passionate marketing Procurement specialist to enter a newly created position due to exceptional recent growth.

A renowned name in their field, they are looking for someone with a strong background in Procurement having worked endtoend on marketing procurement projects to work strategically amongst a truly global stakeholder community and gain valuable experience working alongside the CPO and receiving exposure to bestinclass Procurement on a global scale.

**Role overview:**

- Proactively selling key procurement initiatives to an executive stakeholder community (including CFO, CPO, Senior VPs etc), challenging their preconceptions on what bestinclass looks like and bringing innovative ideas to the table
- Devising and implementing comprehensive global sourcing strategies for Marketing, collaborating with Regional Category Leaders and Heads across multiple markets to ensure global alignment

- Projects will include, but not be limited to: TV, Radio, ATL, BTL, Point of Sale, Traditional Offline and more

- Skilfully managing the cradle to grave procurement process for complex crossborder deals, from gathering stakeholders requirements to ITT, RFP, RFQ, contract / supplier negotiation and award and supplier relationship management SRM
- Partnering with and learning from ambitious Procurement professionals from prestigious FTSE 100 backgrounds, working together to raise the bar for the Procurement community as a whole

***Required background:***

- Impressive track record of progression within your early Procurement, Strategic Sourcing career
- CV that demonstrates procurement achievements including cost saving/avoidance, strategic supplier relationships etc.
- Degree & CIPS preferred though not essential

***This is a phenomenal procurement opportunity for those with the ambition to grow into a CPO. Youll benefit from an awardwinning development scheme, learn from dynamic procurement experts, and enjoy huge commercial challenges on a truly global stage.***

To find out more and apply please send your CV to #####@######.### or directly through this page.

**Key skills**: procurement, strategic sourcing, category management, negotiation, stakeholder management, supplier relationship management, SRM, vendor management, purchasing, buying, Indirect, Marketing Procurement, Creative Agencies Procurement, Digital Procurement

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