Unilever Assistant Procurement Manager Markets - MBS, North America in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey

Assistant Procurement Manager Markets - MBS, North America

Background and Purpose of the Job

Responsible for sourcing of Marketing goods and services and contribution to projects within the Global Marketing Portfolio. Responsible for certain administrative and analytical tasks within global marketing procurement team.

Who You Are and What Will You Do

You’re a dot connector: You can develop supplier service levels, track and analyze supplier performance data and are quick to propose priorities for performance improvement and follow up monitoring actions.

You’re a changemaker: You can identify performance improvement opportunities for suppliers and proactively identify and deliver savings, cost reduction and cash opportunities in line with set targets.

You’re a strategy guru: are quick to identify opportunities and risks to the business. You are not afraid to take risks and can easily see the larger opportunity and quickly act to achieve the best results.

You love to win, and have fun doing it: You play a critical and extremely tangible role in delivering results. You will help with growing our leadership in the Ice Cream category

You’re a paradox navigator: You effectively manage and navigate differences between internal stakeholders as well as suppliers. You can successfully lead the need for change both strategically and operationally to ensure the best decisions are being madeon behalf of the organization.

What You’ll Need to Succeed

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s Degree preferred)

  • 3-5 years’ experience in Procurement or familiarity of consumer goods preferred

  • Strong analytical and numeracy skills

  • Knowledge of procurement and finance systems (Ariba, SAP) preferred

What We Can Offer You

Culture for Growth | Top Notch Employee Health & Well Being Benefits | Every Voice Matters | Global Reach | Life at Unilever | Careers with Purpose | World Class Career Development Programs | Check Out Our Space | Focus On Sustainability

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Employment is subject to verification of pre-screening tests, which may include drug screening, background check, credit check and DMV check..

Job: Supply Chain

Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Englewood Cliffs-Englewood Cliffs -800 Sylvan

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Unposting Date: Jul-22-2017

Req ID: 17000A22