Singapore, Singapore, Purchasing

Regional Logistics Purchasing Manager APAC (Sea / Air Freight)

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?


  • Ready to join a great team of Henkel Supply Chain team with an exciting job opportunity as a Logistics Purchasing Manager APAC
  • Directly reporting into the Head of Purchasing Logistics APAC
  • You will assume regional responsibility focus on categories of Sea & Air Freight, Customs Brokerage and
  • Express & Parcel services in collaboration with the Global Category Team Leads
  • Implementation of regional and global Purchasing Logistics Projects
  • Development of middle and long-term strategies to best leverage of the global supply base
  • Definition and management of the supplier portfolio as well as establishment of new strategic supplier relationships
  • Maintenance and documentation of industry insights and innovations from the Sea & Air Freight markets
  • Project management of globally and regionally steered sourcing activities
  • Operation with Supply Chain teams of the business units in order to identify projects leading to cost reduction and service improvement
  • Management of the net price development for respective categories / baskets


  • Preferably University Master’s degree in Logistics, Supply Chain or Business Administration
  • At least 7 years of experience in Logistics Sourcing
  • Knowledge of the logistics markets including supply base, general industry information, good purchasing practices and knowledgeable in contracting
  • Excellent communication skills with influencing and convincing abilities
  • Project management knowledge and team player attitude
  • Strong Analytical thinking and Strategic skills
  • Working proficiency in English is required, other Asian languages are an advantage
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, SAP, Transport Management Systems

At Henkel, we come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We believe the uniqueness of all our employees is the power in us. Become part of the team and bring your uniqueness to us! We welcome all applications across different genders, origins, cultures, religions, sexual orientations, disabilities, and generations.

JOB ID: 24064725
Contract & Job type: Regular - Full Time
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