PROCUREMENT MANAGER WITH FOREIGN LANGUAGES
What do you call it when 3 billion people use your products in a single day? We call it just a normal day!
We see big potential in life’s little moments. Brushing teeth. Washing hair. Showering. Shaving. Caring for the baby. Cleaning the house. Doing the dishes, and the laundry. We make the products that help make these moments a little easier.
Procter & Gamble is a global company. We are the largest company in the world in the Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) industry. We manufacture over 60 brands (such as Gillette, Pampers, Ariel, Pantene, Old Spice, Blend-a-Med, Bonux, Head&Shoulders, Always, Fairy) to nearly 5 billion customers, competing in 160 marketplaces. More than 130 000 employees in more than 80 countries worldwide work every day to provide products of superior quality and value to the world's consumers.
English is mandatory, other foreign languages are a big plus;
Analytical thinking and problem solving skills;
Advanced in Ms Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
Strong interest in the commercial aspects of business.
Strong communication & collaboration skills.
As a Junior Purchases Manager in this ecosystem, you will be the commercial leader at the forefront of all supply-chain and strategic sourcing activities, managing P&G’s expenditure and bringing the outside in. You are the eyes and ears of the Company, connecting with a variety of industries and players.
Develop extensive market knowledge and deep understanding of the assigned industry.
Elaborate sourcing strategies to increase our innovation pipeline, drive cost savings and influence industries to transform themselves.
Negotiate best-value deals with the right suppliers to meet the Company's business need.
Work effectively as an integral member of cross-functional business teams.
Constantly look for new technologies, and recommend innovative solutions and providers to your internal business partners.
Influence individuals both externally and internally and build the right relationships to deliver outstanding results.
Build a sustainable supply base for the World to become a better place.
Always treat our suppliers honestly, ethically and fairly: we consider our suppliers as partners in our journey to deliver our renowned products around the world.