Procter & Gamble Purchases Operations Specialist in National Capital, Philippines
Are you ready to develop strategical partnership with suppliers and build relationships? At Procter & Gamble, as Purchases Operations Buyer, you are a lifeline to the world of suppliers and agencies, translating the needs of our business in a way that enables, encourages, and invites our supply base to partner with us in providing products and services of superior quality and value that improve the lives of the world's consumers. Your goal at the end of the day is to link the most appropriate supplier capabilities with needs to deliver the best shareholder return.
As a professional buyer, your everyday work will consist of using a vast array of technical, analytical, and commercial skills to:
There are 2 parts for this role:
- Sourcing: You will be leading the sourcing strategy development and execution of Car Fleet, Events, Telecom, Premiums and other professional service purchases for the Philippines General Offices
- Purchases digitization: You will be leading and sustaining the digitization activities of the E2E source to pay cycle for the company.
Your team **
This role reports to the Head of Purchases, Philippines. The Purchases team in the Philippines is composed of 7 passionate purchasing leaders with various levels of experience. A few of them joined the company just a few months ago while others have been around for 25 years. * * * * How success looks like ** 1. Greater than 10% cost savings 2. 100% on-time delivery and 0 quality issues 3. 100% Stewardship compliance 4. 100% PO approved on time 5. Less than 25% catalog usage 6. 100% of purchases team skilled and knowledgeable with various digitization tools
*Responsibilities of the role * * * * Develop robust sourcing strategies and action plans to deliver cost savings of >10% of the spend handled * Conduct regular competitive bids and/or negotiations with suppliers based on the sourcing strategy developed * Ensure on time and high-quality delivery of goods and services from a strong supplier pool * Ensure compliance to company stewardship expectations from external partners (compliance to anti-bribery, privacy and other relevant laws and regulations) * Drive On-Time approval of all Purchase requests by the entire team in Coupa and also identify and drive solutions to enable transactional efficiencies and higher order analytics
- You have a bachelor’s degree from a reputed university preferably in Engineering or Business Administration
- You have strong commercial acumen
- You have the ability to build strong interpersonal relationships
- You have strong Influencing and analytical skills About Us
We produce globally recognized brands and we grow the best business leaders in the industry. With a portfolio of trusted brands as diverse as ours, it is paramount our leaders are able to lead with courage the vast array of brands, categories and functions. We serve consumers around the world with one of the strongest portfolios of trusted, quality, leadership brands, including Always®, Ariel®, Gillette®, Head & Shoulders®, Herbal Essences®, Oral-B®, Pampers®, Pantene®, Tampax® and more. Our community includes operations in approximately 70 countries worldwide.
Visit http://www.pg.com to know more.
Our consumers are diverse and our talents - internally - mirror this diversity to best serve it. That is why we’re committed to building a winning culture based on Inclusion and our ideal candidate is passionate about the same principle: you will join our daily effort of being “in touch” so we craft brands and products to improve the lives of the world’s consumers now and in the future. We want you to inspire us with your unrivaled ideas.
We are committed to providing equal opportunities in employment. We do not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, citizenship, disability, veteran status, HIV/AIDS status, or any other legally protected factor.
Title: Purchases Operations Specialist
Location: PH-National Capital-Manila
Requisition ID: PUR00001205