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Procurement Manager - Beauty

Date Posted: 12-01-17
Reference Number: 4070
Location: San Francisco Bay Area

Organization:  c/o Management Recruiters of Berkeley

Organization Type:  CPG / Beauty Company

Location: San Francisco Bay Area

Salary Range:  Competitive Base + Bonus



Company Description:

Our client is a fast-growing luxury beauty company headquartered in northern California and with offices worldwide. Disrupting the industry with innovative, versatile beauty and skincare products, our client not only offers consumers the latest beauty items of the utmost quality but also its employees an exciting and fast paced entrepreneurial environment in which to truly foster personal and professional growth.


Position Overview:

Reporting to the Director of Procurement, the Procurement Manager will be responsible for managing and overseeing all procurement functions for his/her assigned product line. Creating and executing procurement strategies with an eye toward lowering cost, promoting quick turn and on time schedules will be a critical function of this role in order to maintain inventory at planned levels.

The Procurement Manager will also build strong working relationships with cross functional partners within demand planning, production, as well as with external partners and vendors to deliver the highest quality products on time and within cost.

Finally, the Procurement Manager will manage and mentor a team of procurement specialists.


Qualifications Required:

Qualified candidates must have at least 5 years’ relevant procurement experience (Beauty or Personal Care experience preferred). At least 3 years of experience coaching/mentoring teams and working with vendors in turnkey and non-turnkey environments. Must demonstrate strong knowledge of procurement & supply chain concepts and best practices as well as strong problem solving and negotiation skills. An ability to thrive in a high growth, fast paced entrepreneurial environment leveraging strong analytical and organizational skills is key. Must have experience working with ERP systems (Microsoft Dynamics AX a plus).


Personal Attributes:

Ideal candidates will be adaptable, creative problem solvers & enthusiastic team players who enjoy working in a high growth environment that is continuously evolving. We are looking for individuals with a positive, roll-up-your-sleeves attitude who will challenge the status quo in terms of opportunities for improvement.




For further information or to offer referrals please contact:


Glenn Newman | Practice Lead - Consumer Packaged Goods

Management Recruiters of Berkeley

25+ years of search excellence

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