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.
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
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.