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Now we are looking for our next:

DIRECT SOURCING BUYER

 (Contract Manufacturing-Packaging Material)

Lead and manage negotiation / sourcing related to the portfolio appointed in accordance with the Group's policies and strategies

What you will do:

·      Optimize costs:

-       Improve the cost model based on a good knowledge of the supplier and the business, identify opportunities to improve the value chain

·      Define and implement improvement projects:

·      Anticipate business activity and act proactively :

-       Design, share and apply the category strategy

-       Capture supplier innovation

·      Maximize the relationship with suppliers:

-      Define and develop a portfolio strategy aligned with the N+1

-       Set action plans, align & execute

-      Support supplier´s compliance

·      Prepare cost forecasts:

-       Share and verify hypotheses for the preparation of the budget & trends,

-      Monthly review S80- PPV analysis & comments

·      Lead the continuous improvement of financial and non-financial KPIs:

-      Demonstrate a functional understanding of all purchasing / sourcing tools and ensure data quality

·      Demonstrate a clear understanding of L'Oréal's financial and accounting baseline, S80 and PRI, and financial rules.

·      Contribute to a responsible purchasing policy:

-      Apply the purchasing and supply processes respecting the internal control rules

·      Create value and innovate:

-      Direct and manage projects,

-      Develop and recommend the best options to give security to projects identified as "risky"

·      Operate in accordance with the principles of internal control and legal regulations:

-      Apply negotiation techniques and tools

-       Implement the standard framework contract, propose improvements and share them with the legal department. Manage contract compliance

·      Assess and manage risks:

-      Apply risk management policy and tools,

-      Propose action plans and alert the relevant prescribers

The perfect candidate:

ü  Entrepreneur: Every day you detect opportunities to shake and improve the world.

  • ustomer focus, excellence & agility, responsible behavior
  • Good communication skills, to be able to deal effectively with all levels of the organization, has influence with others,
  • New proposals, projects and updates

Education:  Bachelor’s degree in engineering or administrative careers

Previous Experience:

-      2 or more years of experience with procurement/ sourcing.

-      Knowledge of packaging sourcing/ Preferred strategy, financial, projects

-      Experience with SAP preferred. 

 Languages: English (mandatory). Portuguese (preferred)

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