Full-Time

Senior Buyer

Direct Procurement

Updated on 6/13/2024

Sol de Janeiro

Sol de Janeiro

201-500 employees

Sustainable body and hair care products

Consumer Goods

Senior

New York, NY, USA

Required Skills
Market Research
Communications
SAP Products
Excel/Numbers/Sheets
PowerPoint/Keynote/Slides
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain, Finance, or related field
  • 3-5+ years of procurement, sourcing, or supply chain experience
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, particularly MS Excel and MS PowerPoint
  • Technical understanding of Procurement and end-to-end Supply Chain Operations
  • Skills in relationship building and supplier relationship management
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Effective problem solving and project management skills
  • Organized with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to work in a changing environment
  • Experience with NetSuite and/or SAP
  • FMCG/Beauty industry experience
  • CPSM, CPM, CSP, or Six Sigma certifications
  • Hybrid schedule (1-3 days per week in NYC Office)
Responsibilities
  • Conduct market research to identify and prequalify potential supply partners
  • Manage the RFI process for new and current suppliers
  • Support in developing a Supplier Sol Playbook
  • Build, maintain, and manage supplier relationships
  • Support cost savings initiatives with stakeholders
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams for new launches and rebrands
  • Enhance procurement processes, systems, and practices
  • Negotiate pricing, terms, and agreements with suppliers

Sol de Janeiro is a distinguished player in the beauty and personal care industry, committed to creating high-quality body care, fragrance, and hair care products. The company emphasizes using clinically proven formulations and responsibly sourced ingredients, ensuring that their offerings not only perform exceptionally but also adhere to sustainable practices. This focus on ethical production and innovative product development makes it an attractive workplace for individuals passionate about impactful, eco-conscious beauty solutions.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$14.6M

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2015

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

33%

1 year growth

105%

2 year growth

266%