RB is the world's leading consumer health and hygiene company, we work with the best people to challenge conventional thinking and keep giving people innovative solutions for healthier lives and happier homes, through our brands like Nurofen, Strepsils, Mucinex, Dettol, Lysol, Finish and Vanish.
The position requires a highly motivated, enthusiastic, flexible and pro-active leader with minimum 3 years’ experience in direct management of people to manage the NPSS & Copack for Europe Australia and New Zealand based in Amsterdam. The scope of this role is To provide one-to-one support to the Global Purchasing Director(s) and supplementary to his team.
Responsibilities and key challenges:
Manage people with 1-20 years of experience also remotely. Support them and lead in order to over deliver targets 2019
Manage cost out and vale in to the business to support own targets achievement and local targets/projects
Ensure compliance in systems in terms of data and contracts.
Balancing a heavy workload with multiple priorities.
Providing support to various stakeholders with differing requirements/timescales.
Supporting a “virtual” team in a highly pressured, international environment, with extensive travel schedules.
Following up with a global team travelling in different time zones.
What are we looking for?
Min. Bachelor Degree or equivalent
Experience in procurement above 7 years
Min. 3 years of experience in direct management of people
Experience in either Copacking and/or Nonproduction spend
Analytical skills, good procurement knowledge, an experience in minimum one of fields: NPS, Copack or Capex
Decent knowledge in procurement tools, process and systems (SAP, Ariba)
Seniority to manage stakeholder like Site managers incl. site directors but also country managers from various departments.
Multinational approach, open to people and business, likes people, interaction, new situations and places
Commercial and business awareness
Ability to interpret and analyse financial data to an intermediate level
Flexibility to travel, if required
In return RB offer very competitive salary with excellent benefits and the chance to progress your career within a truely global organization.