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Global Procurement Manager - Elida Beauty at Unilever

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Supply Chain
Lewisville, Denton, TX
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Global Procurement Manager - Elida Beauty at Unilever

Location: Lewisville, Dallas (Hybrid Office-Remote)

Full Time

Who we are … we are Elida Beauty

Elida Beauty is a Global Business Unit of Unilever Personal Care Business Group. We proudly support and nurture 24 of Unilever's renowned legacy brands globally. Remixing classic beauty brands for a new generation, making them even bigger beauty hits than they were the first time around. Driven by creativity and agility,we unleash the true potential of beloved brands, ‘Re-Founding’ them using a start-up mentality that always ‘finds a way’.

Your Role & Key Responsibilities

We are looking for an experienced Global Procurement Assistant Manager – Logistics & Indirects who has a strong growth mindset and a can-do approach to doing what it takes to win.

As the Global Procurement Assistant Manager – Logistics & Indirects, you will play a role in developing Logistics & Indirects sourcing strategy, supporting innovation programs, supply chain network optimisation and contract execution. This end-to-end role will be responsible for creating the right contractual & relationship framework which delivers ongoing competitive costs, service, innovation & sustainability priorities of the business and brands.  

Key Responsibilities

  • Part of the procurement team with overall responsibility for specific Logistics & Indirectscontracts, supporting innovation, supply chain network optimisation and contract execution. 

  • Responsible for ensuring the right contractual framework to deliver on the priorities and ongoing performance KPIs.  

  • Costs: Cost visibility, owns the cost delivery against annual budget. Ensures ongoing cost competitiveness, creates and delivers on a savings funnel in line with annual targets.   

  • Tracks key contracts and develops supplier relationships for quality and service

  • Works closely with partners and internal teams to deliver on the logistics requirements and any indirets needs. 

  • Working capital: Delivers on the working capital and cash generation priorities of the business by driving efficiencies on stocks and payment terms. 

  • Service: Collaborates with Logistics & Indirects team to ensure right pricing and contracting principles are followed. Intervenes to resolve short term service issues. 

  • Sustainability: helps to create and deliver on the sustainability vision on logistics and indirects portfolio in line with the broader business vision. 

  • Partners with cross functional teams in a global setup and any supply chain network optimisation to deliver on the objectives and priorities.  


  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in business, finance, or supply chain management. 

  • 5+ years of experience in procurement with focus on Logistics & Indirectsportfolios.  

  • Understanding of key Logistics & Indirects suppliers, costing principles, open-book costing, intellectual property ownership & sustainability. 

  • Demonstrate analytical and conceptual problem-solving ability; excellent oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills. 

  • Demonstrate the ability to multi-task, meet tight deadlines and work under pressure with autonomy. 

  • Be able to effectively lead and engage cross functional global teams and a willingness to take responsibility and accountability.  Be a self-starter with the ability to deliver results in a lean, agile organisation and be able to adapt to changing priorities. 

Join us…

To breathe new life into iconic brands.

Embark on a transformational journey.

Act with a Re-founder mindset.

Our Mission

We are committed to revolutionizing our manufacturing, packaging, and distribution processes to benefit ourpeople and our planet. Our re-mixes democratize beauty by ensuring our products cater to all skin types and hair textures.We are for the many, not the few.Because we want everyone on the beauty dance floor.

Diversity at Elida Beauty 

Diversity at Elida Beauty is about inclusion, embracing differences, creating possibilities, and growing together for better business performance. We embrace diversity in our workforce. This means giving full and fair consideration to all applicants and continuing development of all employees regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage and civil partnership, and pregnancy and maternity.

Excited about the Role?

Please apply online. Your application will be reviewed against our requirements, and we will be in touch to provide you with an update on the status of your application.

Pay: The pay range for this position is $84,400 to $126,600. Unilever takes into consideration a wide range of factors that are utilized in making compensation decisions including, but not limited to, skill sets, experience and training, licensure and certifications, qualifications and education, and other business and organizational needs. Bonus: This position is bonus eligible. Long-Term Incentive (LTI): This position is LTI eligible. Benefits: Unilever employees are eligible to participate in our benefits plan. Should the employee choose to participate, they can choose from a range of benefits to include, but is not limited to, health insurance (including prescription drug, dental, and vision coverage), retirement savings benefits, life insurance and disability benefits, parental leave, sick leave, paid vacation and holidays, as well as access to numerous voluntary benefits. Any coverages for health insurance and retirement benefits will be in accordance with the terms and conditions of the applicable plans and associated governing plan documents.

In December 2023, we announced that Unilever received a binding offer from Yellow Wood Partners LLC to acquire Elida Beauty, subject to the usual closing conditions, regulatory requirements, and consultation processes. We expect the transaction to be completed in mid-2024.


Unilever is an organization committed to diversity and inclusion to drive our business results and create a better future every day for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. 

Employment is subject to verification of pre-screening tests, which may include drug screening, background check, credit check and DMV check.

If you are an individual with a disability in need of assistance at any time during our recruitment process, please contact us at Please note: This email is reserved for individuals with disabilities in need of assistance and is not a means of inquiry about positions or application statuses.

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