Marketing Procurement - Strategic Sourcing Manager

Location
Leeds
Salary
GBP50000.00 - GBP55000.00 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus
Posted
19 Jan 2022
Closes
18 Feb 2022
Ref
BBBH16215.2
Contact
Devan Amin
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Consultant, Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Marketing Procurement - Strategic Sourcing Manager - Promotion within 1-2 years - Retail Blue Chip - Bristol + Flex - £50 - 55k + Car Allowance + Bonus

This revered Blue-Chip household-brand is about to undergo a huge period of growth after a recent transformation, and with a Board that recognises the value Procurement can add, now is an exciting time to be joining.

As part of this influx of investment, the Firm are seeking a Strategic Sourcing expert with strong Marketing procurement category knowledge to drive much needed improvement and progress into the Procurement Leadership Team (estimated timeline is 1-2 years).

With brand recognition and growth being a key goal of this recent transformation, you will play a large part in critical marketing projects specifically within the Media and Creative Agency space!

Marketing Strategic Sourcing Manager, Particular challenges will include:

  • Becoming accepted as an integral member of the Marketing community, being able to manoeuvre sensitively in a non-mandated procurement setting
  • Positioning procurement more strategically within the overall organisation
  • Designing and implementing innovative category and sourcing strategies primarily for Media and Creative, however, you will also operate across Sponsorship, PR, Print, POS, Design, Meetings and Events sub-categories (all of which are £ Multi-Million)
  • Being promoted to the Procurement Leadership Team within 1-2 years, where you will become a key member of the Global Procurement Steering Group, take on a team of 5+ Procurement Specialists & Managers, and be given the opportunity to either stay in Marketing Procurement or make a cross-functional move into Travel, HR, Professional Services, Technology or FM

Marketing Strategic Sourcing Manager Required experience: -

  • Significant procurement and strategic sourcing experience with particular expertise across Marketing sub-categories (such as Media, Creative, Digital Design Agencies, PR, Sponsorship, Print, POS etc). However, indirect generalists with marketing procurement experience will also be considered
  • Successful management of £ Multi-Million procurement projects with a track record for delivering large cost savings
  • Degree & MCIPS (preferred not essential)

This is a standout career opportunity for an ambitious Marketing Procurement specialist to accelerate one's career towards Procurement Leadership and Directorship within a prestigious brand, whilst working with a close-knit and fun team.

To find out more and apply please send your CV to Devan at jobsda@bramwithconsulting.co.uk or directly through this page.

Key skills: Procurement, Purchasing, Strategic Sourcing, Category Management, Stakeholder management, supplier relationship management SRM, vendor management, Marketing Procurement, best practice, best-in-class procurement, negotiation, RFP, RFQ, media, creative agencies, digital

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