SGP, Singapore, Purchasing

Regional Purchasing Manager, Raw Materials

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  • Directly reporting into the Key Account Manager (KAM) APAC Beauty Care
  • Ensures the full potential of the Regional Supply Base can be identified and assessed
  • Challenges and enriches herewith the objectives, goals and strategies, including short/mid/long term financial targets and risk mitigation
  • Guarantees full achievement of regional targets by best-in-class execution of strategies & action plans
  • Identifies and implements best business partnership in close cooperation with the regional Purchasing KAM
  • Aligns and cooperates with RSOs (Regional Supply Office), contributing towards overall operational excellence
  • Contributes to deliver bottom line/top line results managing own spend/projects according to yearly/long term planning and upfront target
  • Gain and documents sustainably total value chain, industry and supply base insight/knowledge for selected spend
  • Conducts periodical risk assessment and designs and manages adequate countermeasures for selected spend
  • Defines and manages selected supplier portfolio; selects suppliers; establishes strategic supplier relationship where appropriate and manages it accordingly
  • Responsible for periodical progress measurement, accuracy of information and data, in-time delivery, audit conform documentation of all sourcing activities according to purchasing standards


  • Preferably University Master’s degree in Chemical Engineering or Business Administration
  • At least 5 years of experience in Procurement of Raw Materials
  • Knowledge of the feedstock markets including supply base, general industry information, good purchasing practices and knowledgeable in contracting
  • Category sourcing strategy building and business case writing
  • Excellent communication skills with influencing and convincing abilities
  • Project management, data analytic knowledge and team player attitude
  • Strong Negotiation skill, Analytical thinking and conceptual skills
  • Possess SAP / Ariba or other e-sourcing software experience

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to gender, origin, culture, mindset, generation, disability, religion and sexual orientation.

JOB ID: req41515
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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