Marketing Procurement Specialist (Romanian speaker)

Job Description

Auto req ID: 206242BR

Job Description

This role will support the A&M Procurement agenda for SWE BU and is responsible for supporting the management of agency roster and optimization on Non-working A&M initiatives particularly in the area of agency fees, Ad production, Consumer Promotion & A&M reporting.

Functional Responsibilities

  • This role will support Advertising and Marketing (A&M) Procurement agenda for CEGB region 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

Qualifications/Requirements

  • 2 years experience in marketing procurement at an international company or alternatively as account manager in the advertising agency
  • Fluent in English and Romanian
  • Some experience with vendor negotiations either at the client or agency end is mandatory
  • Experience using best-in-class sourcing strategies for marketing spends specifically supplier evaluation, selection, performance Minimum reporting, contract negotiations, price inflation management & savings metrics is preferred
  • Bachelor’s Degree in any disciple.
  • Highly organized and responsive, with the ability to deliver tight SLA deadlines
  • High integrity – won’t compromise on values to get results
  • Analytical – ability to analyse data and draw conclusions to find actionable solutions

    Relocation Eligible: Eligible for Limited Relocation
    Job Type: Regular