Función Laboral: Operaciones

Tipo de contrato: Jornada Completa

Ubicación: Mumbai - Head Office

País/Región: India

The world leader in cosmetics, L’Oréal is present in 130 countries on five continents. Our 32 international brands have allowed us to devote ourselves solely to one business: beauty, with a mission to provide the best in cosmetics innovation to all women and men globally. Our ambition by 2020 is to win over another one billion consumers around the world by inventing the cosmetic products that meet the infinite diversity of their needs and desires through continued digital innovation. L’Oréal supports diversity and sustainable, ethical sourcing for all our products and we have reduced our emissions by approx. 50% since 2005.

The DNA of L’Oréal is Innovation and we are driven by a real passion for the future. Our Research and Innovation Centres in India are the sixth innovation hub for L’Oréal worldwide to fuel local market innovations. In our quest to win the next billion consumers, we are looking for talented individuals who can lead us on this mission.

Would you like to be a part of the adventure ?

We have a suitable opening in the Corporate Division of Procurement function for the role of Inidrect Procurement Manager based in Mumbai. You come with a relevant experience of 6 – 10 years in indirect procurement with specialization in marketing collateral/services category and are adept at bringing innovation, cost inefficiencies, risks management of the portfolio. This is an individual contributor role and applicants from the industry of Consumer goods, FMCG and Retail will be advantageous.


Job Responsibilities:

  • You will strategize sourcing in different categories of Gifts with Purchase (GWP) and promotional material to optimize vendor base and improve savings
  • You will select, evaluate and put together a supplier pool based on the criteria set forth in the purchasing policy, develop close relations with chosen suppliers at LOCAL and APAC level
  • You will establish yearly country budget and savings and provide reporting over the year (year to date, trends vs Budget)
  • You will lead the negotiations in regard to quality of material and commercial

Key Deliverables:

  • You will increase purchase coverage and financial savings
  • You will optimize vendor base through vendor consolidation

Key Competencies:

  • Strong analytical skills and deep understanding of stakeholder needs, supply market and category spend drivers
  • Budget construction in accordance with Finance controls and other internal stakeholders
  • Ability to develop tailored strategies for the categories managed
  • Strong interactions within country marketing team, stakeholders, zone top management and purchasing corporate
  • Able to gain cooperation in implementing significant change in systems, practices, and procedures

Key Relationships:

  • Internal Stakeholders – Business division, Marketing, Merchandising, Supply Chain, Finance and Operations teams
  • External Stakeholders – GWP and promotional material suppliers in India and overseas


Physical Demands (e.g. % travel):

  • Travel will be need based



  • Bachelor’s degree with procurement experience


L’Oréal is committed to building a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. L’Oréal closely prohibits discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of the individual’s race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.