Slovakia, Bratislava, Global Business Solutions+

Sr Purchaser for ITPS Services

At Henkel, you can build on a strong legacy and leading positions in both industrial and consumer businesses to reimagine and improve life every day. If you love challenging the status quo, join our community of 50,000 pioneers around the globe. The teams in our corporate functions enable the best in our dynamic businesses and in our people to maximize our company’s potential. With our leading brands, our cutting-edge technologies and our disruptive solutions, you will have countless opportunities to explore new paths and develop your skills. Grow within our future-led businesses, our diverse and vibrant culture and find a place where you simply belong. All to leave your mark for more sustainable growth.

Dare to make an impact?


  • Global Responsible for the strategic purchasing of Indirect Materials & Services (ITPS)
  • Establishing and driving procurement of IMS in alignment with business Leadership for your assigned commodity / category in line with Annual Operating Plan and Strategic Plan
  • Challenge and enrich the purchasing objectives, goals and strategies, including all short, mid and long-term financial targets and any risk mitigation strategies
  • Driving our suppliers to continuously improve their offerings in terms of product, price, quality, innovation and sustainability
  • Establish strategic supplier relationship where appropriate and manages it accordingly
  • Align with local and regional purchasing teams the implementation of global strategy, support the regional purchasing team within project implementation
  • Independent project lead and project management of global as well as local sourcing projects
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to manage complex stakeholder relationships on various levels including C Management
  • Conduct periodical risk assessment and design and manage adequate countermeasures for selected spend


  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in purchasing of services for a global company
  • Bachelor in Business Administration/Supply Chain/Purchasing sufficient
  • Excellent communication & presentation skills
  • English C1
  • Very good stakeholder management
  • Positive, proactive, hands-on attitude
  • Focus on process improvements and problem solving
  • Handling critical situations and ability to mitigate potential risks
  • Global and strategical sourcing


  • 13th salary 
  • Performance-based bonus up to 110%
  • Financial bonus for referring a suitable candidate from 500 to 1000 EUR gross
  • Meal contribution also during days off
  • Cafeteria benefit system
  • Henkel Shop
  • Henkel Kindergarten
  • Life Insurance
  • Health care package
  • Relocation bonus
  • 5 Sick days per year
  • Home Office possibility
  • Extra paid days off for special life events

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to gender, origin, culture, mindset, generation, disability, religion and sexual orientation.

Minimum salary: 2200.00 EUR gross (Of course, an overpayment is possible depending on the respective training, qualification and professional experience. The gross salary is based on these aforementioned criteria and is finally determined after the personal interview.) 

JOB ID: 24060476
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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13 monthly base salaries
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Henkel kindergarden Life insurance
Life insurance Healthcare coverage/ Medical insurance
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Note: Perks might vary depending on the job grade.