Procurement Manager

Beiersdorf
Dubai, UAE

Ref: KP606-06
Beiersdorf

The Role


The Role


The Role:

The candidate will report directly to the Supply Chain Director and will have the responsibility for procurement and purchasing activities in the region (indirect, VAS, etc.). Furthermore, to support in the establishment of a local procurement strategy and to maintain processes and procedures in line with global and local guidelines.

Requirements


Requirements


- Bachelor degree with a focus on Commerce, Logistics or Supply Chain from an accredited university
- Minimum of 5 years experience with proven track records of procurement, preferably in an FMCG company
- Experience in leading a team
- Excellent communication and negotiation skills
- Good analytical and numerical skills
- Excellent spoken & written English is mandatory; French or Arabic is an advantage
- Advanced experience in Microsoft Office; SAP is mandatory

About the Company


About the Company


Welcome to the world of skincare. Beiersdorf is one of the world's leading international skincare companies and home to global brands like NIVEA, Eucerin, La Prairie, Labello and 8x4.

Focus on Skin Care. Closer to Markets. These two elements form Beiersdorf’s consumer business strategy. Skin care is our key competence and also today the focus of all our efforts. With closeness to the markets we are able to identify local consumer wishes quickly and align ourselves precisely with the respective market development.

Worldwide Presence. We focus on markets with above-average growth potential. Our business is divided into three regions; Europe and North America, Asia and Emerging Markets.

Strong Brands. With NIVEA, Eucerin and La Prairie we have three of the world’s most successful global skin care brands for the mass, pharmacy and selective market.

Consumer Closeness. We know what appeals to our consumers. At the same time, we think ahead and anticipate consumer wishes with our innovations. Our brands are trusted all over the world.

Compelling Innovations. Beiersdorf is an international research and development leader in the area of skin care. We develop effective skin care solutions for consumers, drawing on 130 years of experience and state-of-the-art biological methods.

Talented Employees. Success has many faces. At Beiersdorf, there are around 18,000 worldwide. Join our team and drive results in an environment which embraces entrepreneurship, change and speed.
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