Função: Operações

Tipo de Emprego: Tempo Integral

Localização: ILE DE FRANCE (except Paris)

País/Região: France

General Direction of Operations (DGO) of L'Oreal Group is looking for an INNOVATIVE, COLLABORATIVE and PASSIONATE professional to become

Category Buyer for Natural Cosmetic Ingredients (Global Raw Materials Sourcing)


General Direction of Operations (DGO) of L'Oreal Group includes Packaging, Sourcing, Industrial Product Development, Supply Chain, Manufacturing (44 plants), Quality, HSE, Property.  



What the job responsibilities will be:

·         Geography: worldwide

·         Category: all natural cosmetic ingredients, except for perfume (oils, waxes, butters, extracts, colors)

·         Analyze the markets, create and implement a worldwide purchasing strategy on the segments of this market, in connection with the Zone RM Category teams and the R&I teams in line with our 5 pillars (Quality, Innovation, Service, Sustainability, Competitiveness)

·         Secure our short and medium/long term supplies (implementation of a sustainable sourcing in line with SBWA, including Solidarity Sourcing projects)

·         Secure supplies of these RM in coordination with the internal stake-holders

·         Negotiate prices and supply conditions, validate proposals with the worldwide Category Manager, and on the basis of the five pillars: allocate suppliers to the different plants, zones, divisions

·         Implement sustainable sourcing (in line with SBWA: traceability, compliance with social / environmental regulations, respect biodiversity and verification by an independent third party) and Solidarity Sourcing projects

What qualities and skills you should have:

  • Solid experience in procurement of natural ingredients (beauty or food sectors)
  • Ability to build a purchasing strategy
  • Strong communication and convincing skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Passion for innovation
  • Multitasking
  • Ability to work in multifunctional teams
  • Ambition to grow within a multinational company and a market leader