Moscow, Russia

Senior Purchasing Specialist


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.


  • Execute the overall Logistic Purchasing Category management, incl. supplier pool maintenance / review depending on the company’s demand and market situation
  • Be responsible for supplier relationship management (commercial negotiations, target dialogues, strategic collaboration etc.)
  • Actively collaborate with Global Category Leaders and roll-out global strategies and projects on the regional and country level
  • Fill in and implement project pipeline in alignment with the Global Category Leaders
  • Prepare and conduct sourcing activities from defining the need to signing a contract for Logistic Categories (mostly in Rail & Road, Warehousing, Logistic Equipment/Pallets)
  • Ensure achievement of purchasing KPI’s for Logistic and the whole Group (e.g. savings, price development, payment terms, supplier base etc.)
  • Contribute to the overall framework for the Supplier Management process, including Supplier Segmentation, Supplier Onboarding, and Supplier Evaluation
  • Actively collaborate with internal stakeholders, understand their needs and act appropriately
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams on sourcing activities
  • Create & update info-records in SAP and maintain the respective price-list documentation
  • Re-act to operative stakeholders’ requests
  • Work in Henkel internal tools and programs
  • Prepare reports & presentations acc. Henkel procedures and requirements


  • Higher education (Master degree in Logistic area is an advantage)
  • 3+ years' work experience in Logistics Purchasing preferably in an international environment / FMCG
  • Good experience and skills in project management
  • Motivated, pro-active, self-directed
  • With positive communication style and well developed soft-skills
  • English language is essential (upper-intermediate+)
  • PC skills: MS Office, PowerPoint, SAP.

JOB ID: 180007GD