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Global Procurement Manager - Marketing Services

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: Geneva, Switzerland

  • Global Procurement Role

  • Specialization on marketing and merchandizing

About Our Client

Our client is a global FMCG company

Job Description

- Being responsible for the long term success of supply and sourcing initiatives of Global Category Management

- Leverage the spend globally and/or providing a category expertise to support local needs utilizing strategic sourcing, category management and supplier performance management processes and tools to deliver value.

- Lead the marketing services categories by providing functional leadership to regional Purchasing Managers and supervise the Global sourcing Buyers on other categories

- Partner with stakeholders to develop, recommend, and support Strategic Sourcing Plans, Supplier Selection, Contracting, Negotiation Plans, and Supplier Relationship Management activities to deliver value to the business.


- Marketing services : Mailing, Media, CRM, Digital Mkg, Comm agencies, Events, Celebrities with an option to take over the below scope of Marketing physical supplies :

- Merchandising ( GWP, wrapping, gift boxes,tin boxes, …) , Concept (furnitures, lighting, tiles, ..) and windows ( posters, POSM, decoration supplies, …)

The Successful Applicant

Education: Bachelor's degree in finance, business or related field ideally with a Post Graduate degree in Purchasing

Working experience in purchasing department of 10 years or above ideally in FMCG with strong direct management experience

Mandatory: proven expertise of at least 5 years in buying at global level Marketing, communication, advertising, media, CRM/Digital

Ability to deal with multiple stakeholder remotely, good influencing skills.

Fluent in English, French an asset

What's on Offer

Permanent contract


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