Job: Marketing Specialist | Award Winning Procurement Team | Reading

Title Marketing Specialist | Award Winning Procurement Team | Reading
Categories Permanent, Procurement Jobs in Berkshire
Salary £50-55k + Flex Working + Car Allowance + Bonus, HC, Pension & Life etc
Location Reading
Job Information

Are you someone whose ambition means you jump out of bed every morning, excited by what the day holds in store?

Do you have the desire to really impact the performance of the business you are part of? If so, this could be your perfect next step.

As a marketing specialist, this opportunity would allow you to join a successful and expanding strategic procurement team. If you have an advanced working knowledge of marketing strategies (e.g. big players vs niche agencies and the costs associated with each) in addition to experience designing and implementing innovative category and sourcing strategies; this could be your ideal next role. Building and sustaining executive / board level stakeholder relationships will give you the chance to really influence the direction procurement takes. If you have the ability to own the end to end procurement / purchasing process including contract and supplier negotiation & stakeholder influencing from a marketing perspective then we would love to hear from you!

Marketing continues to play an integral part in the company’s ongoing success and this role is crucial to assist in the procurement team’s growth strategy. Have you led large-scale negotiations with market-leading suppliers to achieve significant cost savings whilst also focusing on the improvement of key supplier / vendor relationships? Have you had a strong start to your procurement career within a specialist marketing role in a commercial environment? There is a long and prosperous career path lying ahead here for the right individual and a fantastic opportunity to join a very successful and expanding procurement team.

If you would like to be considered for this strategic marketing position, please apply now for more details.

Key skills: Marketing, Negotiation, Contract Drafting and Management, Creative Agencies, Above the Line (ATL), Below the Line (BTL), PR, Events, Media, Category Management, Stakeholder Management.

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