HENKEL IS FOR THOSE WHO STEP UP. DO YOU? At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That's why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.
Ensures the full potential of the Regional Basket Supply Base can be identified and assessed
Challenges and enriches the Material Groups goals and strategies, including all short, mid and long term financial targets and any risk mitigation strategies
Guarantees full achievement of regional basket targets by best in class execution of strategies and action plans and implements best business partnerships in close cooperation with the regional Purchasing Key Account Managers
Aligns and cooperates with Regional Supply Organization to mitigate risk in supply chain, contributing towards overall operational excellence
Supports North American Manufacturing foot print in maintenance in operational needs
MBA degree with a minimum of three years of related Purchasing experience or Bachelor's degree with five years of experience.
Strong negotiation skills with demonstrated flexibility to adapt to different situations.
Market knowledge including supplier base, general industry information and cost drivers.
Expert knowledge of good Purchasing practices, contract law as it applies to the Procurement process, and Supply Chain Management.
Demonstrated project management skills.
Strong presentation skills.
Ability to influence and convince stakeholders to support category objectives/roadmaps.
Advanced Excel. Power BI experience considered.
The salary range for this role is $72,600 to $105,200. This is the range that we in good faith anticipate relying on when setting wages for this position. We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range and this range is only applicable for jobs to be performed in Connecticut. This salary range may also be modified in the future.
Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and other legally protected characteristics.
Henkel does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Unsolicited referrals and resumes are considered Henkel property and therefore, Henkel will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited referral. At Henkel's request only, preferred vendors may be invited to refer talent for specific open positions. In these cases, a fully-executed agreement with Henkel must be in place and current.
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JOB ID: 21024960
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067