Purchasing Category Manager
Country : Turkey
Region : İstanbul Avrupa
Town : İstanbul
Category : Purchasing
Contract type : Permanent
Availability : Full time
Our 34 international brands include L'Oréal Paris, Kiehl's, Vichy, Giorgio Armani Beauty, Garnier, Yves Saint Laurent Beauté, Ralph Lauren, Maybelline New York, Kérastase, Biotherm, Viktor&Rolf, Urban Decay, Lancôme, NYX PMU, L'Oréal Professionnel, Vichy, La Roche-Posay, Diesel, Cerave, our local brand İpek and more.
For more than a century, L'Oréal has devoted itself solely to one business: beauty. We strive to be the 1st beauty-tech company all around the world!
The group's mission is to provide the best in cosmetics innovation to women and men around the world with respect for their diversity. We want to bring beauty to all people. Our ambition for the coming years is to win over another one billion consumers around the world by creating the cosmetic products that meet the infinite diversity of their beauty needs and desires.
If you are ready to take charge of your career and join us on our quest for the next billion consumers, follow us to get the insider scoop on our business, culture, and tips on how to join us to shape the future of beauty. Join our team!
- Defining purchasing strategy;
defining the best-suited supplier portfolio for a division or a category.
- Analysing business needs and
challenges demand; anticipating major evolution of needs. Propose the most
valuable option involving internal and external network/resources
- Anticipating business
activity and acting proactively
- Creating value and innovates.
Capture innovation opportunities form internal & external sources.
- Evaluating and managing
risks. Defining and implementing risk management policy. Implementing
advanced/breakthrough methodologies or tools to secure risk.
- Leading strategic projects.
Managing financial cost and impact. Get the buy-in, communicate with
steering committee mode to the sponsors, stakeholders. Being empowered to
take key decisions or to escalate to stakeholders.
- Optimizing the cost, building
cost forecast, and validating budget assumptions with decisional
stakeholders. Capture breakthrough ideas coming from the suppliers.
Maximize value creation opportunities impacting P&L and Top Line.
Activate all levers of the value chain through the Cost Models.
- Negotiating with integrity;
using innovative negotiation levers.
- Implementing Stakeholder
- Leading Key Supplier
Relations Management Program (KSRM).
- Supporting Contract Process.
LOREAL SUSTAINABILITY agenda and leading indirect Solidarity Sourcing
university degree and excellent communication skills in English
- Minimum 9 years
of experience in procurement field, indirect purchasing experience is
- Strong analytical
problem solving skills
- Advanced level of
MS Office Applications and SAP
communication, influencing and interpersonal skills
results oriented and able to engage with senior stakeholders
- Enjoying to work
in a group effectively and multicultural environment
problem-solving ability to unlock stalemate situation.
- Strong remote
working and project management capability
- The ability to use digital tools like e-sourcing and
COULD L'ORÉAL OFFER YOU
- The ultimate place to win and
achieve your career dreams if you take initiative and push the boundaries
while helping others shine along the way
- Work with some of the biggest
brands and experts in the business, and the most passionate people
- A diverse environment
- Opportunity to be at the
center of digital transformation
- World class training and
Take a closer look at our world here!