Global Category Manager - Marketing

Bramwith Consulting
28 Jul 2018
22 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Global Category Manager - Marketing
Global Biotechnology Firm
Los Angeles, California
$100-110 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Contact Calvin at

This Fortune 500 Global Biotechnology firm is invested in using cutting edge technology to develop drugs and therapies for serious and terminal illnesses. Listed in the top 100 of both the Forbes Best Employers for Diversity, and Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies, this organisation is looking for a Global Senior Category Manager to head up the Marketing Category.
You will be reporting to the Director of Procurement and manage a spend of $65m which will include Quantitative & Qualitative Research, Social Analytics and Primary & Secondary Market Research.

As the Global Category Manager for Marketing, you will:
* Create and implement multiple procurement strategies across the Marketing Category
* Work alongside multiple stakeholders within different business units to develop multi-year procurement strategies
* Act as a driving force of cross-category collaboration to create procurement strategies that complement the overall business strategy
* Work with key stakeholders to build a pipeline of category projects with clear cost benefits

You should be able to show that you:
* Have experience in, and have a clear understanding of, Marketing Procurement
* Are experienced in leading compound contract negotiations within international and/or global procurement projects
* Have knowledge in the key areas of Market Research (Primary and Secondary), Social Media and Analytics
* Understand S2P (Source to Pay) processes and experienced in using tools such as SAP and Ariba
* Hold a Bachelor's degree in a relevant subject area (Business, Finance, Economics, etc.). A Master's degree is preferred but not essential

This is an excellent opportunity to join a Fortune 500 Global biotechnology firm that is at the forefront of the battle against serious and terminal illnesses. This senior role will have you based in the firm's Los Angeles office and you will receive an excellent compensation package, you will be added to an already exceptional team and have room to grow and develop during your time here. To discuss this opportunity further, please send a copy of your resume to Calvin at or apply directly via the apply button above.

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