The Opportunity

This is a rare opportunity to join a dynamic, market leading global enterprise for Marketing Communication Solutions! Through their broad portfolio of services, they provide the essential support for their clients. Due to significant business growth there is now a need for a talented Promotional Operations Manager to join their business and deliver a right first time, world class service. Promotional Merchandise is a relatively new service line so this is a great opportunity for the right candidate to make a real impact on a growing area of their business.

The Role

As a Promotional Operations Manager your core responsibility will be the management of logistics, supply chain and QC/QA/CSR functions for Promotional Merchandise.  You will be integral in strengthening the relationships with clients and you will be relied upon to provide support for their day to day requirements.  You will support and design solutions for Asian sourcing. You will work with the wider business to ensure Asian factory compliance.  Identification and introduction of 3rd party suppliers will also be a key accountability. As the Promotional Operations Manager you will identify and assess supplier capability to ensure long term partnerships.  The company will expect you to review and revise current standard operating procedures to ensure efficiency.  You will handle all escalations and interventions with both buying teams and suppliers.

The Required Skills and Experience

It goes without saying that a Promotional Operations Manager will be tenacious, driven, confident and professional but the successful candidate will also have an expert understanding of Promotional Merchandise. You will have expert knowledge of Asian sourcing and purchasing frameworks. You will also possess strong knowledge of blue chip compliance, quality control and quality assurance.

To be successful as the Promotional Operations Manager, you must have experience of finding effective solutions for client requirements. You will have a history of being a trouble-shooter who finds solutions to problems.  You will be working on multiple projects, so strong organisation and time management is a must.  You will have a history of managing supplier relationships and operational management.

The Offering

In return for your skills and contribution as a Promotional Operations Manager, this fantastic business will offer you a salary up to £70,000, expected benefits of a pension and health insurance, you will have every opportunity to advance your skills and achieve a structured career path for yourself and your team – team play is essential in their company philosophy. With a variety of campaigns to work on, you will be given every opportunity to shine. This is a company that encourages self-development, they will put all the steps in place for you to progress your career so if you’re looking for a chance to build on your current skills, this is the place for you. Apply now!