Procurement & Supply Chain Manager - Marketing

£40,000 - £49,999
Sep 15, 2017
Oct 20, 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A global private sector healthcare and pharmaceutical organisation has a brand new role for an experienced Procurement & Supply Chain Manager - Marketing to source suppliers for the internal marketing teams. You will be required to consolidate global and local supply chains across marketing spend as the sole responsibility for this category, implement processes and strategically transform the function to a smoother running, efficient department. Having an understanding of developing markets across the globe as well as developed markets is preferable for this position. Role and responsibilities: * Strategically manage the marketing spend, working with stakeholders globally to source suppliers * Work with the CFO and Global Head of Procurement to implement best practice supply chain * Ensure suitable service delivery for each site locally to an efficient level * Implement KPIs and metrics into contracts to a manageable level * Negotiate costs with key suppliers to ensure optimum cost, whilst making sure efficient delivery to the business Experience and skills required: * Proven experience looking after marketing procurement projects * Must have proven procurement experience where you have made savings and improvements * Able to look at projects commercially think of best efficiency for the business * Private healthcare or pharmaceutical industry experience would be desirable * Good negotiation skills with stakeholders and external suppliers * Able to communicate and work with board level on business critical projects * MCIPS or degree level INDPRO