Regional Category Manager
PPG Industries
OLD_Rolle, OLD_Rolle, OLD_Vaud, Switzerland
vor 14 Tg.


As part of our Global organization, we are looking for a Regional Category Managers for Chemical Products.The Global anual purchases ranging from $70 to $120MM depending on the portfolio.

This position reports to one of the Global Director Supply Management. Performance Achievements : We expect that within the first 3 months of taking the position, you will become familiar with the GSM team, create relationship with all yours stakeholders, and gain the knowledge of PPG GSM processes and policies.

We trust, within the first year, you will :

  • Prepare a strategy sourcing process (SSP) document for the category you will be responsible for and to validate this SSP with the Vice President GSM
  • Deliver the targeted Value Capture savings for the category managed, at least one million euro for the first year
  • Deliver on target working capital goals including consignment and payment terms
  • Establish accurate forecasts of raw material category market movements. Accelerate the pace of cost savings and innovation for the category
  • Manage relationships with key suppliers and business stakeholders
  • Working closely with technical teams on formula cost reduction
  • Qualifications

    Key Competence Requirements

    As a key member of the GSM team, your negotiation and Capability of working in inter-functional teams and matrix organization are the keys to the success on this position.

    You need to have good analytical skills and natural capability in handling data to establish the strategic vision for your category.

    Your knowledge and ability to assess chemical market will support your understanding of the market and the customer perspective.

    Employee Value Proposition

    As part of this position, you will have the opportunity to :

  • Work in an International Environment with direct exposure to Senior Executives,
  • Work within a high level competency network,
  • Ability to affect directly the bottom line of PPG
  • PPG : We protect and beautify the world.

    At PPG, we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and materials that our customers have trusted for more than 130 years.

    Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers’ biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward.

    With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in more than 70 countries. We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets.

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    Why join us :

    With PPG, you will find meaning in your work every day, and engage in opportunities that will shape you, personally and professionally.

  • Your personal strengths will empower you to succeed and make an impact from day one.
  • You will be inspired to learn and grow, and to get the support you need to identify and achieve your boldest career aspirations.
  • Your passion to excel will be fueled by your connection to world-class partners, industry experts, the best and brightest colleagues, and future forward technologies.
  • Your contributions will not only meet the challenges of our global customers, but help theme propel their industries forward.
  • You will be welcomed into a culture where everyone’s ideas and contributions are valued and encouraged.
  • Just like you, we are driven to make a difference in our world.

    PPG offers an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others.

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, ethnic origin, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status.

    PPG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. #LI-EK1

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