Johannes Hiergeist

Angestellt, Head of IMS CEE- Purchasing Indirect & Materials Central Eastern Europe, Henkel Central Eastern Europe Operations GmbH

Vienna, Austria


Know how about Strategic Sourcing Solutions
Supply Chain Solutions
Agreement Management
Supply Controlling
Supplier Relation Management
Sourcing-to-Pay Processes
Shared Service Center Transmission
Net Working Capital Optimization
SAP Consulting SCM & SRM
SAP Project Developments
Lean Production Management
System Integration
Data Base Management
International Project Management
Software Development
Process Optimization & Standardization
Service Provider Management
Reporting for Financials & e2e Sourcing
Market Information Reporting


Professional experience for Johannes Hiergeist

  • Current 5 years and 4 months, since Dec 2017

    Head of IMS CEE- Purchasing Indirect & Materials Central Eastern Europe

    Henkel Central Eastern Europe Operations GmbH

  • Current 8 years, since Apr 2015

    Head of RPO EE - Regional Processes & Operations East Europe - Purchasing

    Henkel Central Eastern Europe Operations GmbH

    Lead of 4 Country Clusters, responsible for Local Purchasing Indirect Materials & Services, Source-to-Pay Process Management, Financial Operations, Compliance

  • Current 10 years and 7 months, since Sep 2012

    Global Process Manager Strategic Sourcing/Digitalization

    Henkel AG & Co. KGaA

    Cross-project lead of a global program to increase the digitalization of purchasing and integration along the supply chain

  • 6 years and 5 months, Nov 2008 - Mar 2015

    Head of Processes & Operations CEE

    Henkel CEE GesmbH

    Teamleader in purchasing department: process management of the source-to-pay process for indirect and direct materials (32 countries); process optimization, tools & systems; supply controlling; leverage of shared services, NWC optimization

  • 2 years and 2 months, Jul 2010 - Aug 2012

    Project Leader Henkel Supplier Management

    Henkel AG & Co. KGaA

    Global Project Lead: Development and implementation of processes for supplier base management (registration, delisting, compliance & sustainability) and supplier relation management (e-sourcing, evaluation, development) in a web based tool; global roll out across all countries, material groups and business units

  • 1 year and 10 months, Feb 2007 - Nov 2008

    Application Consultant SCM

    Henkel CEE GesmbH

    IT: SAP Consultant Supply Chain Management (Material Planning, Purchasing, Material Management)

  • 8 months, Apr 2006 - Nov 2006

    Diploma Thesis

    DaimlerChrysler AG: Research & Technology

    Production Planning: Economic Analysis of a Production Process Chain; Thesis: Process Management in the Automotive Industry

  • 3 months, Dec 2005 - Feb 2006


    Siemens VDO Automotive: R&D

    R&D: Process Analysis (Returns Management)

  • 8 months, Mar 2005 - Oct 2005


    BMW AG

    Supply Chain Management: Start Up Material Controlling

  • 4 years and 6 months, Aug 2000 - Jan 2005


    Infineon Technologies AG

    R&D: Process Management

Educational background for Johannes Hiergeist

  • Central Philippine University Iloilo

  • University of Regensburg


  • German


  • English


  • Spanish



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