Category Team Member COE - Technical Supply (m/f)

Place of work
Bratislava
Minimum salary *
From 1 500 EUR/month
Contract type
full-time
* Of course, an overpayment is possible depending on the respective training, qualification and professional experience. The gross salary is based on these aforementioned criteria and is finally determined after the personal interview.
Henkel operates worldwide with leading brands and technologies in three exciting business areas: Laundry & Home Care, Beauty Care and Adhesive Technologies. Our success is built on constant innovation and people who strive for excellence. Working at Henkel is much more than just a job. It´s a passion. Have you got what it takes?

Center of Excellence Purchasing (COE) concentrates E2E sourcing management & Purchasing strategy execution. Performed activities include: market screening, e-sourcing, direct negotiations with suppliers on prices and contracts, decision making on supplier onboarding / delisting & category specific tasks. COE splits into Adhesive Technologies, Beauty & Laundry Care, Indirect materials & Services and Logistics clusters to reflect dedication to business units.

Your role

  • Responsible for the purchasing of Technical Supply (Capital Investments, Maintenance services and materials), covering worldwide scope
  • Explores opportunities and sources investments related to Sustainability and other areas (i.e. photovoltage, waste water treatment, solar energy, new technology boilers, etc.)
  • Executes sourcing events, negotiates and contracts new or existing suppliers in line with the global Technical Supply purchasing strategy
  • Challenges and enriches the Categories' objectives, goals and strategies, including all short, mid and long-term financial targets and any risk mitigation strategies
  • Identifies and implements best business partnerships in close cooperation with the other Category Team Members, local purchasing departments and Category Team Leaders
  • Aligns and cooperates with technical departments, engineering companies, building management
  • Handles activities related to supplier management, invoice reconciliation, contract management

Your skills

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in strategic purchasing of indirect materials for a global company; purchasing of CAPEX, MRO or Utilities considered as advantage
  • Excellent communication skills with negotiating, influencing and convincing abilities
  • An open mindset that can react creatively on changes in the markets and our company
  • Project management knowledge and team player attitude
  • Analytical thinking and conceptual skills
  • Working proficiency in English is mandatory, other language is an advantage
  • Flexibility to cover partially other time zones (6 p.m. - 7 p.m.)

Benefits we offer

  • 13th salary
  • Performance-based bonus up to 110%
  • Financial bonus for referring a suitable candidate from 500 to 1000 EUR gross
  • Extra contribution to lunch vouchers
  • Cafeteria benefit system
  • Henkel Shop
  • Henkel Kindergarten
  • Life insurance
  • Health care package
  • Relocation bonus
  • 5 sick days per year
  • Home Office
  • Extra paid days off for special life events
ID: 3938410  Dátum zverejnenia: 24.9.2020  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 500 EUR/month