Title : Senior Buyer Marketing Location : Basel, Switzerland Are you up for a new challenge & are passionate for marketing procurement?
We are recruiting for a Senior Buyer to lead the Marketing category in a leading global business based in Basel, with main focus on sustainability.
Your remit covers a large portfolio of Marketing Services spend and multiple sub categories so strong marketing procurement experience is required-
we are looking for an expert in either marketing procurement or a mix between marketing and procurement category management.
The ideal candidate must be forward-thinking and have a strategic mind-set with proven results from development to execution.
You must be adaptable, tenacious and have an appetite for fats paced projects. Responsibilities
Develop and lead the procurement of the assigned category
Identify and manage contract negotiations, ensuring price, quality and service targets exceed business expectations
Manage the sourcing cycle and building strong relationships with suppliers
Standardise the way procurement works with marketing suppliers
Build a strong link between the different business units of the business
Shorter time to market Requirements
Minimum of 6 years’ experience within Marketing Procurement or a mix between marketing and procurement and expert in Category Management principles
Industry experience in FMCG or Pharma or similar blue chip business
Strong experience managing categories across a region and / or multiple geographies
Minimum a bachelor degree
Exceptional stakeholder engagement, interpersonal and relationship building skills
Must be eligible to work in Switzerland (European passport / Swiss passport or C- permit) If this role sounds like the ideal next challenge for you, please apply here or sent your CV to Teodora.Ivanova pod-talent.com