Senior Buyer Marketing opportunity with a globally recognised brand who regularly wins best workplace awards all over the world
Open, creative, risk-taking, collaborative and innovative are just some of the expressions you’ll hear when talking to employees of this globally recognised brand.
They are committed to becoming the world’s most respected service brand and are looking for an ambitious and driven Senior Marketing Buyer to help them on this journey.
Key responsibilities and skills include :
Help maximize our clients’ purchasing power in the Advertising and Marketing Category to maximize value and mitigate risk
Identify and implement innovative sourcing solutions; develop business case and sell-in of new ideas and opportunities, obtain stakeholder buy-in
Proven track record of successfully delivering cost savings and service enhancements against stretched targets and managed and track savings plans to an annual goal
Assist in strategic analysis and spend visibility
Gather category / market intelligence; understand industry trends and anticipate impacts and opportunities for business
Develop strong long term relationship with internal customers and suppliers to develop category management solutions appropriate for their current and future needs
Demonstrable and direct experience specifically in Marketing / Advertising procurement and / or agency management
Preferably degree required and CIPS part qualified
Strategic thinking and strong analytical skills, including ability to analyse data & distil information and present key messages, implications and recommendations
Strong project management skills, including experience in successfully managing and executing multiple initiatives with proven value-add
Ability to identify and assess options and make recommendations to move projects forward
Collaboration and influence management skills; ability to understand customer needs and present and sell in new ideas and approaches
Direct experience in leading negotiations, including understanding trade - offs between strategic and financial drivers and contractual protections
Strong work ethic with an intense will-to-win and ability to work in fluid, fast-paced environment and maintain flexibility to meet changing customer and business needs
Comprehensive knowledge of business principles such as procurement, business / contract law, finance & strategy
Proficient in all Microsoft Office suite of programmes specifically PowerPoint, Excel and Word
Competent on key procurement tools and process excellence e.g. Araba, esourcing etc.
Ability to work within a regulated environment incorporating compliance requirements whilst maintaining speed of delivery of initiatives and saves
Most of all, we are looking for someone who is bright and enthusiastic, and will fit into a close knit, energetic team.
Beaumont Select is a leading Supply Chain & Purchasing Recruitment Agency for permanent and interim staffing solutions. We support a primarily blue-
chip client base, in the provision of experienced Supply Chain & Purchasing Professionals; successfully resolving their Purchasing Recruitment demands.
We have a proven track record in purchasing recruitment and are a leading purchasing recruitment agency. Complying with the BERR Beaumont Select are an Employment Agency and an Employment Business