Relevant experience in procurement, especially in the market research, print & promotions categories. Use of Strategic Thinking to build relationship (with stakeholders and suppliers) and create sourcing plans.
The Sr. Manager Category Sales Planning is jointly responsible, with the marketing department, for establishing strategic and tactical trade goals and in translating these goals into specific programs that will insure the achievement of their portfolios annual revenue and profit plan.
This position will be responsible for managing Verizons Global Contingent Workforce Solutions Program (WSP), an outsourced managed, software-based platform for the end-to-end procurement of contingent labor and SOW management across the global Verizon footprint amounting to almost a $1B spend per year.
In this role, the Food Service Category and Development Manager is responsible for providing input to the companys overall food service program as well as brand strategy for an important new store development project, developing menu concepts and items, and building the business case for proposed concepts to support new convenience store.
The Senior Manager, Category Planning is responsible for item planning, purchasing, inventory management, and merchandise analysis for assigned product categories. Responsible for merchandise replenishment.
In this role, the selected candidate will manage the relationship with all other departments to ensure maximum execution and profit potential; develop Tobacco category strategy and roadmap for future business growth.
Lead cross-functional teams to implement sourcing strategies and execute related sourcing projects to deliver optimal total cost of ownership, consolidate supplier base and drive efficiency through web-based catalogue solutions.