Função: Outros

Tipo de Emprego: Tempo Integral

Localização: Mumbai - Head Office

País: 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 opportunity in the Corporate division for the position of Manager – Purchase MICE. In this individual contributor role, you will pursue and establish business partnership and vendor relationship for goods and services and train departments and vendors on purchasing procedures. You should have 5 to 8 years of professional experience with MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, Events) Agency / Hotels/Transport and procurement expertise is a must. The location of the job will be in Mumbai.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • To understand and service the MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, Events), Travel and Accommodation, transport, venue sourcing needs of Internal stakeholders
  • To conduct purchasing activity in line with the Group’s purchasing policy and Group Values
  • To define price base line with Zone and identify savings opportunities
  • To establish and provide reports
  • To strategise sourcing to optimize vendor base and improve savings
  • To evaluate and create a supplier pool based on purchasing policy; develop network with chosen suppliers at local and APAC level
  • To conduct negotiations in regard to quality of service and payment terms leading to the signature of Master Contracts


Key Deliverables

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


Key Competencies:

  • Deep understanding of stakeholders needs, external markets & category spend drivers
  • Budget planning in accordance with finance controls & other internal stake holders
  • Ability to develop tailored strategies for the categories
  • Profound category understanding / expertise
  • Interactions with local Marketing teams, Zone, senior management and Purchasing Corporate teams
  • Gain cooperation in implementing significant change in systems, practices and procedures 


Key Relationships:

  • Internal Interactions – Internal Brand and Support Team
  • External Interactions – Hotels, event management companies, travel partners and venue sourcing suppliers


Physical Demands (e.g. % travel):

  • Travel will be need based


Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree with strong technical and/or purchasing experience in category

 

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.