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EU Professional Services Senior Buyer

Colgate-Palmolive Services Poland

  • offer expired over a month ago
  • contract of employment
  • full-time
  • senior specialist (Senior)
  • remote recruitment

Colgate-Palmolive Services Poland

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Your responsibilities

  • Develop/Implement the global/division agreed Indirect Procurement (IP) strategies, processes and procedures and ensure compliance by the subsidiaries;

  • Proactive communication and alignment with business stakeholders, and prioritization of their requests to ensure their purchase requirements are met in a timely manner, and/or they fully understand existing IP sourcing strategies;

  • Perform periodic spend analysis via Ariba Spend Viz and market research for local or EU projects;

  • Utilize Ariba Sourcing tool to execute competitive bids (RFP, RFI, RFQ, or reverse auction);

  • Interact with the Procurement professionals throughout CP, and external organizations/resources, to leverage best practices and ensure consistent implementation of global strategies;

  • Monitor market trends and suppliers capabilities. Drive supplier innovation via Supplier Relationship Management programs, innovation meetings and programs;

  • Organize and facilitate periodic meetings with key stakeholders to review status/plans/issues with ongoing spends, strategies and all new requirements;

  • Develop expertise with, and utilize effectively, all key Procurement Systems/Tools: eBuy, Ariba Spend Viz, Ariba Sourcing, Ariba Contracting , MDGM (supplier creation/maintenance), Procurement Operations, Contract Development;

  • Ensure suppliers agree to our policies and processes (eg. risk mgmt. protocols payment terms, supplier portal, eInvoicing, etc);

  • Responsible to achieving assigned category cost savings goals and to report the cost savings in the global database;

  • Responsible to organize category specific ideation session, develop 3 years project roadmap;

  • Issue procurement guidelines per sub-category.

Our requirements

  • A University Degree;

  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in Procurement, experience in the Professional Services Category;

  • English fluency

  • Experience in international projects.

  • ​​​​​Strong negotiation skills;

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, leadership skills and interpersonal skills;

  • Autonomous, results oriented, promoting team-work, problem solving;

  • Strong time management skills;

  • Proven track record in delivering cost savings and process improvements;

  • Analytical skills;

  • Ability to build strong business case to support decision making process;

  • Supplier Management capability to drive strategy, innovation, sustainability;

  • P&L understanding to translate category strategies into P&L impact;

  • Influence skills to articulate Procurement recommendations and present to leadership teams.

What we offer

  • Possibility for development your professional career in dynamic international environment,

  • Chance to work with great people in teamwork culture & friendly atmosphere,

  • Possibility of receiving a very competitive package of benefits (private medical care, dental program, meal allowance, Colgate-Palmolive products, home office etc),

  • Opportunity to work for company that offers an attractive compensation and stable employment.

  • Benefits

  • sharing the costs of sports activities

  • private medical care

  • sharing the costs of foreign language classes

  • life insurance

  • remote work opportunities

  • flexible working time

  • fruits

  • corporate products and services at discounted prices

  • integration events

  • dental care

  • corporate sports team

  • computer available for private use

  • no dress code

  • coffee / tea

  • parking space for employees

  • extra social benefits

  • meal passes

  • pre-paid cards

  • christmas gifts

  • employee referral program

  • charity initiatives

  • family picnics

  • one shorter working day

  • friendly and family atmosphere

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply to work with us using this online application. Attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Become part of our team! We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive Services Poland

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet, Hill’s Prescription Diet and Hill’s Ideal Balance.

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