Marketing Procurement FTC - 60k plus package!

GBP55000 - GBP600000 per annum + + package + flexi working
12 Mar 2021
11 Apr 2021
Molly Nelson
Specialist Area
Job Level
Manager, Specialist
Contract Type
Full Time

Marketing Procurement Manager FTC - Leading UK Retailer - £60k

I have engaged with one of the UK's largest household names on an exciting opportunity for a procurement professional with experience across marketing categories. This is a 10-month fixed term contract, with the opportunity to be made permanent. Working within the marketing procurement team, you will primarily be responsible for the creative and production categories. This is a fantastic opportunity to represent a leading brand and be part of an award-winning procurement function.

This role is based in Central London on a flexible working basis, where after Covid restrictions you are expected to be in the office 2 days a week and the rest can be home-based. The salary on offer is £60,000 alongside a fantastic package made up of a car allowance, 7% matched pension, life insurance and more.

If you are a driven individual, capable of delivering the best-in-class marketing procurement and ambitious enough to drive a 3-year cost transformation project, then I would love to hear from you!

The Marketing Procurement Manager will be responsible for:

  • Taking end to end ownership of the commercial and sourcing strategy for my categories, to create clear and compelling category plans providing a fit for purposes supply chain and deliver value for money to the organisation
  • Employing a strategic sourcing methodology that enhances the organisations competitive advantage and minimises risk
  • Leading cross-functional teams to land business change in a considered but determined way
  • Confidently dealing with difficult conversations and negotiations with key suppliers and senior stakeholders alike

Required Background for the Marketing Procurement Manager:

  • A strong track record of marketing procurement and commercial experience, with a competence and a proven ability to manage supplier relationships, influence stakeholders and manage commercial contracts
  • Experience across marketing sub-categories, including creative and agency
  • Confident negotiation skills with knowledge / background in contract law
  • A strong education record, with CIPS being desirable but not essential

If you are interested in applying to this exciting position, please send your CV to Molly at

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