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Req ID:  87130
Function:  Procurement
Posted:  Jan 23, 2023

New York, NY, US, 10118


IPM Buyer

Procurement – New York City, USA



COTY is looking for smart leaders who are fast and passionate.


At Coty Procurement we are at the heart of the Coty Turnaround, leading the way towards regaining operational leadership, and contributing to rediscovering growth.


We achieve this by delivering end-to-end, sustainable value creation, leveraging the power of our supplier network, operating in a lean & agile fashion, and driving stronger cooperation with key stakeholders, also thanks to the move of our central Procurement teams to our global HQ in Amsterdam.


Join the team that is making a tangible difference for the future of Coty, participate in one of the biggest transformations in the industry, driving and leveraging our culture of pride and performance!




In this role you will be responsible for:


Managing all end-to-end Procurement activities related to Innovation and Productivity projects within your brand, while supporting the implementation of the Global and Regional Category Sourcing strategy. Projects cover a wide range of packaging categories, as well as TPM (Third Party Manufacturing) projects and raw materials.

  • Ensure a sustainable and competitive sourcing solution for Innovation pipeline.
  • Execute sourcing projects for new product development according to the category strategy.
  • Support Business Continuity service to manufacturing or our TPM framework for all high-risk materials.
  • Define and manage productivity pipeline in coordination with planning/operations teams.
  • Manage procurement related claims/issue and escalate to IPM leadership and/or category management as appropriate.
  • Gather Brand vision on Business needs and Supply Chain specific inputs/requirements to the IPM leadership and Category management.
  • Develop Technology expertise and understanding of Brand equity.


The position requires close cooperation with a broad group of Coty business stakeholders, for instance: Category Procurement, Marketing, R&D, Initiative Leaders, Finance, Planning, Manufacturing, EXO Operations, Legal, Quality and Sustainability.




We’d love to see candidates who have:



  • Bachelor’s degree with 3+ years’ experience in Procurement and/or sourcing related activities.
  • Beauty industry experience with a minimum of 5 years is preferred.
  • High degree of fluency of English (written and oral).
  • Commercial mind set with extremely strong communication skills.
  • Proven influencing, negotiation and presentation skills.
  • Proactive & Hands on approach with a solid track record.
  • Adaptable. Ability to create new ways of working. 
  • Creative mindset that is excited and driven towards finding new opportunities.
  • Strategic thinking balanced with speed to action.
  • Strong analytical skills and project management capabilities.
  • Team player attitude and constructive networker.
  • A candidate with resilience will be important during fast changing times.
  • Competent user of IT systems: MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SAP, Procurement E-Systems.



  • Master’s degree preferred
  • Color Cosmetics experience




This is unique role with a genuine opportunity to make an impact. You’ll get to work in a diverse environment with a team of professionals who are passionate about the work they do and know how to have some fun along the way.


Coty’s global omni-working policy provides the option to work up to 50% of your month remotely.  We believe that a more flexible philosophy of remote working will give everyone the freedom to choose what works for their individual circumstances and empower them to always perform at their best.





Our people make us who we are. They are the brightest minds bringing the boldest ideas to life every day. If you’re the kind of person who refuses to settle, if you want to think bigger, learn faster and go further than you ever thought possible – we’d love to hear from you.


Coty is deeply committed to Changing the Conversation around Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in an effort to create a more open, inclusive, and diverse workplace where all employees can be their authentic self.





We offer equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Coty complies with federal and state disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact cotyjobsUS@cotyinc.comWe strongly believe that cultivating a diverse workplace gives a company strength. The combination of unique skills, abilities, experiences and backgrounds creates an environment that produces extraordinary results. EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled.


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Base Salary Range: $88,000 - $95,000. 

Country/Region:  US
City:  New York

Nearest Major Market: New York City