SGP, Singapore, Purchasing

Purchasing Manager

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  • Develop strategic plans for the purchasing function while ensuring full documentation and traceability
    Strategy definition E2E cost optimization in full interaction with Global Supply Chain
  • Contributes to deliver bottom line/top line results, managing own spend/projects according to long term planning and upfront targets defined
  • Gain and documents insight / knowledge on total value chain, industry and supply base for selected spend
  • Conducts periodic risk assessment, designing and managing adequate countermeasures for selected spend
  • Defines and manages selected supplier portfolio; selects suppliers; establishes strategic supplier relationship where appropriate and manages it accordingly
  • Supports full delegation of back office jobs to Shared Service Centre and develop best practices for e-sourcing with sustainable results
  • Ensure cross fertilization of knowledge and best practices sharing
  • Responsible for periodic progress measurement, accuracy of information and data, in-time delivery, audit conform documentation of all sourcing activities


  • Degree in Logistic, Supply Chain or Business Administration or equivalent
  • At least 8 years of Logistics / Supply Chain and Sourcing experience
  • Excellent communication skills with influencing and convincing abilities
  • Strong Analytical thinking and conceptual skills
  • Experience with Microsoft office and SAP

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to gender, origin, culture, mindset, generation, disability, religion and sexual orientation.

JOB ID: req46116
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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Medical, Life & Travel Insurance
Medical, Life & Travel Insurance Employee recognition programs
Employee recognition programs Employee discount cards / Vouchers
Employee discount cards / Vouchers Retirement / Pension Plans
Retirement / Pension Plans Vacation / Paid time-off
Vacation / Paid time-off Paid parental leave
Paid parental leave Employee and Family healthcare coverage
Employee and Family healthcare coverage Employee share plan
Employee share plan Well-being programs
Well-being programs Discounted access to Henkel product
Discounted access to Henkel product Smart work / Flexible working arrangements