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Procurement Director – Promotions / POS / BTL

London, but travel required£70-£80k Basic + Superb Bonus Opportunities + Benefits

The Company: This highly successful, strategic and creatively focused communications agency, who focus on POS and Promotional Products, need a seasoned Procurement Director to join their team.

The agency provide their clients with tactical and bespoke promotional ideas, combined with creative insights and the buying power to ensure their promotional campaigns are impactful, on brand, and drive sales. Not to mention on budget, on time, in full.

As Procurement Director at this agency, you’d be working with some of the biggest and best Global FMCG brands and your wider resources are far reaching.

The company also has a global footprint, with offices worldwide.

The Role: Based in London, but with the possibility of international travel. This is a very senior role, reporting to the CEO. As Procurement Director, you will be managing teams in several countries – so strong leadership and creativity is required.

And as Procurement Director you will need to develop and demonstrate supply strategies for key products as well as ensuring all offices are productive and profitable. You will need to understand market buying trends, opportunities and risks – and of course, be aware of differing issues in Far East, Europe and Latin America.

We are looking for a Procurement Director who is not afraid of ‘bucking the trend’, challenging the status quo and a Procurement Director who can truly make their mark in the role, supported by sound previous experience and leadership.

Given the importance of client budgets, and the scale of these global projects, The Procurement Director will truly play a leading role in ensuring this agency remains a key partner for their FMCG client brands.

What we're looking for: 

• Minimum 10 years’ experience in the Procurement Field
• Agency procurement experience an asset
• Client side / Brand procurement experience will be considered
• Solid International Market Experience – including Far East, Europe and Latin America. 
• A strong head for figures is a must.
• Experience in promotions/POS industry would be an advantage.
• Experience in procurement department structuring.
• Brilliant leadership – face to face and remote
• Strong communication and negotiation skills, including presentations.

If you, as Procurement Director, have solid POS and Promotions experience in either an agency or client-side FMCG business, and you have solid procurement and buying experience on an international level, then please get in touch today quoting MG5889. Roles like this are rare and exciting.

If this role is not what you’re looking for, then don’t worry.  At Fill Recruitment we specialise in all agency positions and we are currently recruiting for roles at all levels.

If you would like to find out more please visit our website: www.fillrecruitment.com or try http://jobs.brandrepublic.com/employer/443/fill-recruitment-ltd/

03 February 2014
03 March 2014
MG5889
Agency
Full Time
Permanent
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