The role of Director, Procurement Excellence and Shared Service Center is a newly opened and highly strategic position. Under her / his leadership, best practices will be defined and deployed within procurement to support the procurement team delivering business critical objectives, such as cost savings, cash improvement, compliance / risk management and sustainability.
The Director will be in charge of running smoothly the Shared Service Center (16FTE) by optimizing the P2P process, maintaining VMD, strengthening S2C capabilities within procurement, reporting key metrics for business decisions, providing market intelligence services and running supplier risk management processes.
The Director will also be responsible for the Procurement Excellence program at Wella, building, implementing, and communicating best sourcing practices and tools to drive operational excellence.
She / He will lead continuous improvement programs and elevate organizational capabilities to meet long-term operational goals.
She / He will leverage their working knowledge of Strategic Sourcing & Procurement initiatives to educate, train, influence, and drive consistent adoption of best practices across all operating geographies, and for all teams within the Strategic Sourcing department.
This role reports to the Chief Procurement Officer and will be responsible for the development, deployment, maintenance, and compliance management of Procurement policies, systems, processes, and tools as well as all internal Procurement reporting and training activities.
This position will serve to support the successful execution of business strategies while meeting or exceeding the Procurement Organizational performance goals.
Three positions will directly report into this role : the BPO Team Leader and two Senior Manager Procurement Excellence.
In order to be successful, the Director will need to understand Wella Procurement organization’s requirements and be closely connected with internal stakeholders such as Legal, Finance, Supply Chain, Manufacturing and Sustainability teams.
She / he will elaborate and execute the 5 years excellence roadmap for the Procurement function with regards to procurement policies, methodologies & tool kits, learning & development plan, sustainability program, savings & cash reports.
The Director will also lead a team of 16 employees in our Shared Service Center (SSC), ensuring flawless execution across all service lines by setting up and monitoring relevant KPIs with the help of the SSC Team Leader and owning the supplier relationship management activity with Wella Procurement centre provider.
This is an exciting moment to join our enthusiastic, diverse and solution driven team and lead this critical scope for the newly established Wella Company.
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Shared Service Center (SSC)
You thrive at building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions. You are committed, conscientious and always lead with integrity.
You recognise the value that different perspectives and cultures bring to an organization. You believe in the value of teamwork.
You bring a high level of knowledge and know-how plus creativity and enthusiasm to your work and to everything you do.
Leads the development of functional strategy.
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