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Category Manager Digital Media

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NC - ATCR-507531
Sector Location Job type Salary
Competitive
Date added
10 December, 2019

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Category Manager Digital Media to be based with our Zurich based client. Operating in the FMCG sector the successful Category Manager Digital Media will act as the primary point of contact between suppliers and business stakeholders and will be responsible for supporting procurement activities which will include contract negotiation, auction management as well as implementing the overall global sourcing strategy. Typically other procurement activities will include supplier search, supplier recommendation and contracting support in line with the source to contract process.

 

Category Manager Digital Media, Zürich, Switzerland

 

As Category Manager Digital Media you will ideally have prior experience in sourcing Programmatic Media services as well as e-business and creative services from digital media agencies. The monitoring of supplier performance and the reporting of this analysis to internal stakeholders and the Global Category Manager will also be a key area of the role. You will be proficient in stakeholder management with the ability to identify purchasing and supplier risks before reporting them as appropriate. Furthermore, you will possess a customer centric mindset and show awareness and understanding of the target consumer and their experience.

 

As Category Manager Digital Media we are looking for high calibre candidates with the following:

  • Educated to degree or equivalent level
  • Ideally 3+ years' experience in a similar position covering Category Management responsibilities
  • An interest in fashion and the luxury goods market
  • Procurement expertise with experience of operating on a global scale with a drive to deliver best in class purchasing methods whilst maintaining a continuous improvement mindset
  • Strong influencer who has the readiness to identify cost reduction opportunities with the aim of achieving service targets with respect to quality, costs and time
  • Fluent in English essential, German speaking would be an advantage
  • Accustomed and knowledgeable in using SAP system and related software

 

If you are interested in applying for this Category Manager Digital Media role please register your interest using the link above, alternatively please send your CV to neil.cope@emearecruitment.eu or for a confidential conversation please call Neil in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.