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iHeartMedia Sourcing Program Specialist in San Antonio, Texas

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Job Summary:

The Procurement Category Manager role is responsible for the procurement and management of a number of Direct and Indirect Categories for iHeartMedia, Inc. in order to meet the strategic needs of the business.


  • Understand the value chain and constantly deliver improvements and drive compliance through the category strategies

  • Leverage growing business and/or changing internal and external business environments to deliver competitive advantage; drive optimization

  • Communicate with stakeholders regarding potential and existing sourcing activity

  • Take overall responsibility for the performance of suppliers within portfolio of sub-categories of management

  • Work with other functions of procurement to ensure performance targets are met

  • Assist in the deployment and success of delivering sourced program commitments

  • Support the strategic sourcing process when critical issues arise

  • Measure and track procurement metrics and produce department dashboard for reporting to executive management and key stakeholders



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, Economics or related field

  • M.B.A preferred


  • Five or more years of consulting, procurement or finance experience in a multi-business environment

  • A diversified background with significant exposure to and/or experience in operations, accounting, finance, and supply chain; media and advertising experience a plus.

  • Strong and successful experience in sourcing a wide spectrum of commodities

  • Effective negotiation skills

  • Demonstrated ability to produce a quality output through prioritization of efforts in a timely manner

The Ideal Candidate Must Be:

  • Customer oriented; focusing on planning and aligning efforts with key stakeholders, delivering results, and maintaining a positive and constructive relationship in all endeavors with customers, team members and suppliers

  • Ability to work under minimal supervision, independently and/or as a member of a project team

  • Ability to multitask and to prioritize workload under tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment

  • Able to analyze and evaluate spend data from less-than-perfect historical data, and to construct and develop logical sourcing strategies and fact-based options

  • Self-motivated and personally committed to continuous improvement

  • An influencer with excellent oral and written communication skills when dealing with customers, team members, and suppliers


San Antonio, TX: 20880 Stone Oak Parkway, 78258

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iHeartMedia, Inc. is one of the leading global media and entertainment companies specializing in radio, digital, podcast, mobile, live events, and on-demand entertainment and information services across the nation and providing premier opportunities for advertisers.

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