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Assistant Manager-Procurement

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Date: Dec 3, 2018

Location: Bangkok, 10, TH

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet, Hill’s Prescription Diet and Hill’s Ideal Balance.

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Location: Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand
Relocation Assistance Offered Within Country
# 71052

Core Responsibilities

  • Accountable for the purchasing Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and working with the local Supply Chain
  • Executes effective negotiations for specific local raw material, packaging  materials and finished goods
  • Implements and monitors the Procurement budget for the specific materials and finished goods of responsibility
  • Accountable for optimizing raw and packing material inventories
  • Interfaces with suppliers’ sales, technical and other functional groups as well as Colgate Supply Chain, Technology, Marketing and Finance functions to enforce Purchasing policies, resolves issues, aligns service and financial strategies
  • Ensures new products are executed  effectively together with New Product launch teams,
  • Contributes to local Funding the Growth Programs
  • Leverages SAP in day-to-day function, including entering prices into the system (Where responsible) 
  • Executes efforts in using “e-tools” (auctions, e-savings, etc.) to help drive funding the Growth, simplification and standardization programs
  • Accountable for adhering to Colgate-Palmolive, and governmental, guidelines  related to EOHS, Quality, and Regulatory for materials of responsibility. Develops awareness, and influences compliance with local government laws and regulations pertaining to materials.


Job Specification

  • Master or Bachelor Degree in business or related field
  • Minimum 3 years in purchasing of Supply Chain experience
  • Experience  in consumer goods industry will be advantage
  • Good English proficiency (verbal, writing and reading skills                                                                                                                          


Generic Competencies

  • Negotiation Skill
  • Communication Skill
  • Presentation Skill


Functional Competencies

  • Managing Materials and Services
  • Cross-Organizational Collaboration
  • Project Management
  • Business-Financial Understanding
  • SAP knowledge

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply to work with us using this online application.  Attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process.

Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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