Purchasing Specialist (chemical raw materials)

Kronospan podkarpackie / Mielec 2022-01-13
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Purchasing Specialist (chemical raw materials)
Ref.No: SZSCMX 01/2022

The duties of the person in this position will include, among others:

  • Effective management of a given purchasing category and portfolio of current suppliers.
  • Creating a  purchasing strategy within the managed category of chemical raw materials.
  • Negotiating commercial terms and contracts with suppliers.
  • Close cooperation with R&D and technologists
  • Supporting local buyers.
  • Active participation in market analysis and search for new sources of supply.
  • Verification and evaluation of current suppliers, contracts and terms of cooperation.
  • Preparation of draft contracts.
  • Initiating savings projects.

Our expectation:

  • Higher education.
  • Min. 2 years of professional experience in a similar position in the chemical or manufacturing industry.
  • Good command of the English language - enabling negotiations with suppliers (a necessary condition).
  • Knowledge of MS Office and the ERP environment.
  • The ability to solve problems and work under time pressure.
  • High communication and analytical skills.

We offer:

  • Work in an international corporation that is a leader in its industry.
  • Stable employment based on an employment contract without a trial period.
  • Attractive system of monthly rewards.
  • Mentoring during the onboarding process.
  • Development within the organization as part of internal recruitment.
  • Employee referral program.
  • Participation in training financed by the employer.
  • Attractive discounts on the purchase of Kronospan products.