VP Sourcing, Planning & Procurement (m/f/d)

Hugo Boss
Stuttgart, DE
10 May 2022
20 May 2022
HUGO BOSS is one of the leading premium fashion and lifestyle companies with around 13,800 employees worldwide. As diverse as we are at HUGO BOSS, we all share a common goal: to inspire people through our work. In this role, you will have the opportunity to be yourself and to contribute your ideas and your creativity - because, to create something extraordinary, we must explore new paths together. Join our team and discover how you can shape your own future at HUGO BOSS!

VP Sourcing, Planning & Procurement (m/f/d)
HUGO BOSS AG | Metzingen near Stuttgart | Germany | Full-time

The Vice President for Sourcing, Planning & Procurement (m/f/d) is a dynamic and charismatic leader responsible for the identification and evaluation of high-value strategic opportunities for all sourcing, planning, buying and disposition-related matters. As critical cross-functional partner, this person creates structure and focus for broad, ambiguous ideas to strengthen our Sourcing & Production division, starting on 01.07.2022.

What you can expect:
  • Lead Sourcing & Planning function to steer the development of long and mid term sourcing strategies including supervision of integrated business plan (IBP) implementation
  • Define HUGO BOSS AG vendor base set the right capacities and capabilities in line with long term strategic and sustainability considerations
  • Lead Buying & Disposition function to ensure on-time delivery through an efficient and effective procurement process and cost optmization for all related Brands / Main Product Groups
  • Lead close cooperation with suppliers and internal interfaces (Crea/Brand Merchandising/Product development, Sales and Controlling) to ensure a seamless integrated supply chain
  • Manage and further development both Teams including Team coordination, structural and psychological empowerment of the employees, creation of development plans and definition of development measures (Guidance span of about 50 HC)
  • High budget responsibility
  • Steer the transformation of processes and systems to implement best in class supply chain procurement capabilities

Your profile:
  • More than ten years of professional experience in a comparable role
  • Excellent product and supply chain know how
  • Analytical and strategic thinking
  • Project management skills
  • Good communication and negotiation skills
  • Fluent English speaking skills

Your benefits:
  • Made for Me: three days in Metzingen and two days working remotely. Our hybrid working model "Threedom of work" is as individual as your personal needs.
  • Today. Tomorrow. Always. Sustainability is one of our key values, and more than just a trend. We are committed to environmental, animal and climate protection, and human rights.
  • Does innovation drive you? Same for us! We have digitized most of our workflows and almost fully automated our logistics centres.
  • Exclusive discounts for shopping and arts: benefit from discounts for family and friends along with free entrance to more than 15 international art museums.
  • High-performing people need a healthy balance. Take advantage of the employee gym, the beach volleyball field or yoga classes on the rooftop terrace.
  • As a fashion company, we value good taste in everything - including food. Welcome to our own restaurant and cafĂ©, Times.

Fashion is a form of self-expression. With our products, we want to inspire individuality and encourage everyone to be their authentic selves. HUGO BOSS is a global company with our employees representative of the world at large. We believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce, and are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of, but not limited to, age, citizenship, disability, gender identity or expression, national origin, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, marital status, or sexual orientation.