|Title||Senior Category Manager – Marketing Services|
|Location||St. Louis Metro|
My client is a well-known and respected company in the St. Louis metro area seeking a Procurement professional to lead the Sourcing in their broad Marketing Services category. This company is in the midst of a procurement transformation to a more strategic group, and the Marketing Services spend is untapped currently and offers excellent opportunities to make an immediate impact.
This high visibility Senior Category Manager opportunity will focus on collaborating with the Marketing team to understand the needs of the business to develop category strategy. The Marketing Services spend in this category will cover Digital Media & Production, Creative, Print, Social Media, Market Research and other areas, knowledge of all isn’t required and could allow someone to learn new areas over time. Experience using a disciplined sourcing process, as well as the analytical skills to build business cases to influence and present in front of stakeholders will be highly valued. The ability to work cross functionally and collaborate with internal groups to establish this new paradigm will be highly valued.
This role is open due to promotion and will have high visibility with Senior Management and provide future career path opportunities to whoever can make an impact and build relationships with stakeholders. Perhaps this would be an opportunity that would be of interest to you or someone you know. If interested, please send me a resume and a time when you’re available to discuss the opportunity further to gauge your interest.