Johnson & Johnson is currently recruiting for a Director of Procurement, EMEA Hub Lead (New Consumer Health Company). This position willl be located in Zug, Switzerland.
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Johnson & Johnson is the world's most comprehensive and broadly-based healthcare Company, touching the lives of nearly a billion people every day.
Our Family of Companies throughout the world compete in consumer, pharmaceutical and medical devices & diagnostics markets and have the skills and resources to tackle the world's most pressing health issues.
Johnson & Johnson announced plans to separate our Consumer Health business to create a new publicly traded company. The process of the planned separation is anticipated to be completed within 24 months, and it will be subject to legal requirements including consultation with works councils and other employee representative bodies, as required, and other customary conditions and approvals.
It is anticipated that, following conclusion of the transaction, this position may be conveyed with New Consumer Health.
In that case, details of any planned changes would be provided to the successful candidate by New Consumer Health at an appropriate time and would be subject to any necessary consultation processes.
Position Description :
The Director of Procurement, EMEA Hub Lead is responsible for the leadership of Procurement activities across all spend categories for the region, driving alignment between business and category strategies.
The leader’s organization will execute strategic business and industry engagement to establish a reliable, resilient and effective supply base for the company.
The Director of Procurement, EMEA Hub Lead will also lead an organization tasked with delivering on end-to-end targets by driving activities including, but not limited to, Regional Category Management (where applicable), Supplier Management, Sourcing, Contracting, Innovation, and Talent Management.
The Director of Procurement, EMEA Hub Lead will be accountable to delivering aggressive financial targets, including cost and working capital improvement.
Further, the leader will deliver against a balanced value proposition including innovation, environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG), and procurement process excellence.
The leader must embrace agile ways of working and will be accountable to developing and recruiting world class talent. The Director of Procurement, EMEA Hub Lead will be a member of the EMEA Procurement Leadership Team and be a critical partner of regionally based Leadership Teams in the New Consumer Health Company.
Key Responsibilities :
Engage in the development of all category strategies to establish a world class organization and supply base that the New Consumer Health Company can leverage to create a competitive advantage
Ensure effective incorporation of company strategy and goals into category strategies
Establish and cultivate a Procurement community in the region amongst all Procurement employees
Coach and recruit world class talent
Deliver regional financial, ESG, service, and innovation targets
Steward financial policy and responsible supplier and procurement standards
Leverage and maximize fit for purpose procurement process solutions, including the utilization of world class digital solutions, use of business process outsourcing, and deployment of internal resources for the region
Engage with executive leadership in key supplier relationships
Cultivate a culture of diversity, equity and inclusion
Benchmark industry best practices and continuously advance procurement capabilities
Position Requirements :
Bachelor’s Degree is required
A minimum of 10 years of working experience in procurement or a related discipline is required
Demonstrated leadership and deployment of best practices in ESG strategies is required
Leadership, communication, influencing, and collaboration skills are required
Experience in identifying and harnessing customer oriented innovative solutions is required
Proven track record delivering against a balanced portfolio of key performance indicators (KPIs) is required
Ability to influence and understand the diverse needs of stakeholders is required
People management experience and talent development is required
Experience leading a large organization is required
Travel up to 10% domestic & international may be required
Preferred Requirements / Competencies :
MBA or other advanced degree is preferred
Experience in the fast-moving consumer goods industry preferred
Demonstrated experience leading teams through organizational transformation is preferred