Assistant Procurement Manager at Unilever

Unilever is looking to hire an Assistant Procurement Manager who is competent at sourcing raw materials to join their team.

With 3.4 billion people in over 190 countries using our products every day, Unilever is a business that makes a real impact on the world. Work on brands that are loved and improve the lives of our consumers and the communities around us. We are driven by our purpose: to make sustainable living commonplace, and it is our belief that doing business the right way drives superior performance. At the heart of what we do is our people – we believe that when our people work with purpose, we will create a better business and a better world.

At Unilever, your career will be a unique journey, grounded in our inclusive, collaborative, and flexible working environment. We don’t believe in the ‘one size fits all’ approach and instead we will equip you with the tools you need to shape your own future.


  • Assistant Procurement Manager


  • Very attractive

Job Schedule

  • Full Time


  • Lagos State


About the Role

Unilever is the place where you can bring your purpose to life with the work that you do – creating a better business and a better world. If you are passionate about Professional and competitive sourcing of Raw and Packaging materials meeting the specified needs and working to support business needs,. Then this role is just for you!


  • To develop, implement and drive Unilever procurement strategies for the Category.
  • To assess, identify and select the appropriate supplier base that would meet the needs of the business.
  • To directly lead or co-ordinate large procurement projects as needed.
  • To deliver cost savings based on sourcing strategies and compliance management.
  • To continuously improve ways of working and optimize procurement activities.
  • To handle complex and diverse customer, supplier or operational issues within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
  • To ensure the satisfaction of Unilever’s internal customers with the services provided by the procurement organization
  • To lead the rationalization of suppliers, materials and services that meet Unilever’s business requirements.
  • To support the collaboration with senior functional leaders to establish both short and long-term business objectives.
  • To lead cross-functional initiatives and represent Unilever’s interests in the management of external strategic relationships.
  • In the context of Partner to Win, to identify, develop and manage strategic business relationships to enable implementation of the Unilever growth strategy, revenue achievement and new product development initiatives.
  • Ability to multitask and take up other responsibilities as assigned.
  • Passion for people: talent mastery, which includes spotting, fostering, encouraging, and retaining talent is non-negotiable


  • Bachelor’s degree in numerate courses.
  • Minimum of 2years Procurement Experience is a plus
  • Experiencing working with SAP is desirable
  • Storytelling, data visualising and presentation skills
  • Strong Excel and PowerPoint Skills
  • Knowledge of industry best practices, regulatory requirements, and emerging trends in supply chain management.

Required Documents

  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter

How to Apply

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Application Deadline

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