Procurement Marketing Services Category Manager
Company : CVS Health
Job Location : Kansas, us
Posted on : 2021-02-10
Job Description :
Job DescriptionFortune 5 CVS Health has an exciting opportunity for a Procurement Marketing Services Category Manager to join our Enterprise Procurement Strategic Sourcing team. You will be responsible for defining and executing sourcing strategies that drive P&L value across CVS Health’s Marketing spend categories (Creative, Production, Media, Research & Insights, etc). To achieve success, the Category Manager must develop highly productive relationships with Marketing leaders and key business stakeholders, and leverage tools such as spend analytics, market intelligence, and existing vendor agreements to build and maintain a pipeline of sourcing opportunities within the category. You will also play a meaningful role representing procurement on large scale strategic enterprise initiatives and special projects.Responsibilities:- Develop and maintain short, medium, and long term category sourcing plans, spend profiles, and pipeline- Maintain status of all completed, active, and planned sourcing activities to review with Strategic Sourcing management- Accountable for the delivery of savings established in the Marketing category as part of CVS Health’s acquisition of Aetna- On-going engagement with Research partners to leverage spend analytics, market intelligence/trends to ensure best practices, and expiring contracts reporting to continuously build pipeline of opportunities for sourcing to address within category- Maintain strong working relationship with CVS Health’s Agency Management teams, ensuring that Strategic Sourcing is engaged early on all prospective engagements requiring agency/vendor support- Work with marketing stakeholders to develop bid strategies and create effective scope of work documents for competitive bid processes- Sourcing activity conducted within Marketing category, responsible for end-to-end execution of all sourcing activities with high impact and/or visibility within the organization.- Lead cost and commercial term negotiations with suppliers, collaborate with Legal and/or Contracts to mitigate contractual redlines prior to award- Develop processes to ensure that CVS Health’s marketing stakeholders are utilizing preferred suppliers wherever possible, thereby leveraging the enterprise’s scale to drive greater value for the companyRequired Qualifications5 years experience in a Strategic Sourcing or Negotiations rolePreferred QualificationsExperience in Strategic Sourcing in Finance, Supply Chain, or Marketing Project management Electronic sourcing platform experience, such as Ariba eSourcing, tableauMarketing experienceFortune 500 experienceMBAEducationBachelors degreeBusiness OverviewAt CVS Health, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health. We are working to transform health care through innovations that make quality care more accessible, easier to use, less expensive and patient-focused. Working together and organizing around the individual, we are pioneering a new approach to total health that puts people at the heart. We strive to promote and sustain a culture of diversity, inclusion and belonging every day. CVS Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, ethnicity, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability or protected veteran status or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities.