Marketing Associate Analyst

Job Description

Auto req ID: 199758BR

Job Description

Functional Responsibilities

  • This role will support A&M Procurement Department agenda on both Pan-European and Business Unit level in optimization on Non-working A&M initiatives, particularly in the area of agency fees, Ad production & A&M reporting.

  • Support brand teams in agency and production houses negotiations (directly or through production consultant)

  • Management of agreed Agency Roster - develop and maintain preferred supplier lists approved by the category leads and updated annually; socialize the use of the list by brand teams & track adherence

  • Partner with brand teams & legal to lead contracts with agency partners – ensure performance management KPIs are embedded into the agency contract and linked to agency compensation

  • Partner with brand marketing and finance teams in the tracking & reporting of working / non-working A&M in achieving set % working A&M targets

  • Interface with Asset Management team on ensuring all Digital Content is stored centrally

Qualifications/Requirements

Key Requirements:

  • Minimum 3 years experience in marketing procurement at an international company and/or as account manager in the advertising agency (big ATL and digital projects)

  • Some experience with agency negotiations either at the agency end or at a marketer is mandatory (Experience in cooperation and negotiation with ad production houses will be additional advantage)

  • Experience using best-in-class sourcing strategies for marketing spends specifically supplier evaluation, selection, performance reporting, contract negotiations, price inflation management & savings metrics is preferred

  • Highly organized and responsive, with the ability to deliver tight SLA deadlines, ability to analyze data and draw conclusions to find actionable solutions

  • Familiarity with the agency-marketer landscape

  • High integrity – won’t compromise on values to get results

  • Bachelor’s Degree in any disciple.

  • Good communication skills and proficiency in English language. Russian language will be an additional advantage.

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Pipeline