Art der Beschäftigung: Vollzeit

Ort: Berkeley Heights, NJ

Land/Region: United States

Job Title Sr. Manager, Indirect Sourcing 

Division: Operations 

Location: Berkeley Heights/Hudson Yards 

Reports To: AVP, Indirect Sourcing 


Who We Are:  

For more than a century, L’Oréal has devoted its energy, innovation, and scientific excellence solely to one business: Beauty. Our goal is to offer each and every person around the world the best of beauty in terms of quality, efficacy, safety, sincerity and responsibility to satisfy all beauty needs and desires in their infinite diversity.  


What You Will Do: 

As the Sourcing Senior Manager for the Advocacy + Influencer and PR category, you will be responsible for supporting the strategy for your designated categories in line with the Business Stakeholder priorities (estimated spend of $60 M). You will manage all aspects of strategic sourcing including stakeholder management, continuous cost and performance improvement, and market innovation.  

  • Develop strong relationships with your key stakeholders, with a goal to be recognized as a valued partner and influence business decisions.  
  • In partnership with stakeholders, define the US sourcing strategies   
  • Translate and prioritize global/ regional strategies for your market  
  • Proactively exchange US specific needs to help influence global/ regional initiatives  
  • Lead a broad range of commercial and business contract negotiations working closely with L’Oreal’s legal counsel and Business Stakeholders.  
  • Manage/consolidate category spend analytics and Financial reporting  
  • Manage a strong Supplier Partnership program with your category partners.  


What We Are Looking For: 

Required Qualifications: 

  • Ability lead cross functional teams and influence decision  
  • Strong project management, negotiation and analytical skills.  
  • Autonomous with high level of drive and energy  
  • Excellent oral, written communication and presentation skills  
  • Undergraduate degree in Business Administration, category expertise, or related discipline; MBA or other advanced degree preferred  
  • 6+ years’ experience strategic sourcing and category management   
  • High degree of analytical skills. 
  • High Level of engagement, Self-Driven individual with strong communication skills and ability to influence in a matrix organization.  
  • Ability to bring the team together through conveying a clear vision and positive can-do attitude. 
  • Exceptional computer Skills including Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Power BI. 
  • SAP knowledge 
  • Legally eligible to work in the US on an ongoing and permanent basis without sponsorship. 


What’s In It For You: 

  • Competitive Benefit Package (Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, Pension Plan) 
  • Hybrid Work Policy (3 Days in Office, 2 Days Work from Home)  
  • Flexible Time Off (Paid Company Holidays, Paid Vacation, Vacation Buy Program, Volunteer Time, Summer Fridays & More!) 
  • Access to Company Perks (VIP Access to L’Oréal’s Internal Shop for Discounted Products, Monthly Mobile Allowance) 
  • Learning & Development Opportunities (Unlimited Access to E-learnings, Lunch & Learn Sessions, Mentorship Programs, & More!) 
  • Employee Resource Groups (Think Tanks and Innovation Squads) 
  • Access to Mental Health & Wellness Programs  


Don’t meet every single requirement? At L'Oréal, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and innovative workplace. If you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with the qualifications listed in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyways! You may just be the right candidate for this or other roles! 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and take pride in a diverse environment. We would love to find out more about you as a candidate and do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, medical condition or disability, or any other legally protected status. 

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