Sr Manager, Strategic Sourcing – Marketing

Published: August 17, 2017
Location
New York, NY
Job ID
462

Description

Are you a high potential professional that isn’t afraid of navigating through a transformational Procurement environment? Do you have a thorough understanding of the marketing function and have knack for process optimization? Would you be interested in developing Marketing Sourcing strategies from scratch and building in-roads with high level Marketing stakeholders for an industry-leading Consumer Electronics company?

If you answered yes to these questions, then you may be a fit for our client’s Senior Manager, Strategic Sourcing - Marketing position!

KEY PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES:

  • Develop and execute sourcing strategies for the marketing category, including media, market research, PR, advertising, trade shows, premiums, agencies and direct marketing.
  • Establish and manage supplier relationships to ensure business objectives are achieved.
  • Identify key metrics to improve strategic supplier performance.
  • Partner with Marketing stakeholders across the entire enterprise.

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field such as marketing, finance or supply chain; MBA and certification (ISM CPSM), preferred.
  • 7+ years of applicable experience in strategic sourcing, with significant experience developing end-to-end procurement strategies.
  • Competent with eSourcing, Ariba, Tableau, Supplier Management tools and Microsoft Office.
  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal).