Cargo: Operations

Tipo de posição: Permanent

Tipo de emprego: Full - Time

Local: Berkeley Heights, NJ

País: United States

At L’Oréal, we have made it our quest to deliver beauty for all.  It’s an aim that has seen us expand into over 140 countries, 89,000 employees, +34 international brands, €27 billion in sales and becoming the number one cosmetics group in the World! 

We firmly believe that our best success comes from when we can incorporate the concept of diversity at all levels. Our +34 international brands are presents on all Beauty Market segments and all channels.

We are proud of the sustainability commitment, “Sharing Beauty With All”, we made to our consumers and employees.  Along with our ambition to reach the next billion consumers in the coming years, we will leave a positively impact in our world.  After all, at L’Oréal, nothing is impossible…

Be a part of the adventure and join our diverse Sourcing Team: We are a team of passionate, diverse and responsible business partners, who innovate, create value and open new frontiers to fuel L’Oréal’s growth.

Position Purpose:

As the Sourcing lead for the Strategy and Creation categories, you will be responsible for developing the strategy for your designated categories in line with the Business Stakeholder priorities (estimated spend of $120 M). You will be responsible for the implementation of the sourcing strategies across L’Oreal USA. You will manage all aspects of strategic sourcing including stakeholder management, continuous cost and performance improvement, and market innovation. 

This role will have split time between the L'Oreal office located in Hudson Yards, NY and Berkeley Heights, NJ. 

Your Responsibilities:  

  • Develop strong relationships with your key stakeholders, 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 need 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. 
  • Design sourcing content to fuel our strategic transition to Ariba to better serve our business and stakeholders 

Your Skills:

  • 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 

Your Experience / Education:

  • Undergraduate degree in Business Administration, category expertise, or related discipline; MBA or other advanced degree preferred 
  • 5+ years’ experience strategic sourcing and category management  

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and take pride in a diverse environment. We 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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