Sourcing materials / services in area of responsibility within given sourcing strategies
Participating in the negotiation process and concluding deals in accordance with delegated responsibility
Creating and maintaining corresponding contracts and master data in SAP ERP, participating in the execution of additional agreements with the suppliers
Supports bundling projects towards supply markets / suppliers in close collaboration with GPS Category Management
Supports Lean Sigma / optimization projects as a team member
Supporting the category in developing and executing sourcing strategies
Conducting market research and proactively finds new suppliers and alternative sourcing concepts, forecasting prices of strategic spend segments
Contributing to monthly reports about market developments in the area of responsibility
Managing supplier relationship within area of responsibility, contributing to supplier assessment, supplier audits and implementation of the improvements identified
Min. Secondary degree preferably in (Industrial) Engineering, Process Engineering or equivalent Business Administration with chemical / process technology background
3+ years solid experience in industrial procurement understanding requesters motivation, local supply markets and having defined own procurement strategies
Experience in having participated in small to mid-size investment projects and successfully negotiated corresponding spot buys and supply contracts
Experience in preparation and carrying out RfQs in a competitive market environment incl. TCO analysis
Sound understanding in maintenance of SAP Outline Agreements and SAP Info Records towards call-off / PO automation
Ideally technical acumen towards eProcurement system management / PO automation at the interface towards suppliers, IT and requesters
Language skills : Fluent in English, French or Italian would be an advantage
Well-developed communication skills
Analytical and prepared working style
Result driven and eager on negotiating spend
Self-motivated towards gaining technical and market expertise
Capable to prioritize during demand peaks
A position in a captive, internal company-driven shared service center environment as an important team-player in the overall Source-to-Pay process domain
A rewarding challenge to develop skills within SSC (shared service center) Source-to-Pay process area
Internal / external trainings and projects both in Poland and abroad
Unique opportunity to have a substantial impact on transition process and establishing new services for GBS’s portfolio
An opportunity to be part of a team with great enthusiasm for the business and for delivering top class procurement service
Work with talented and highly professional colleagues, in a culture that is collaborative, respectful and committed to your professional development
Career development within our organization
Benefits such as gym membership, private health care
Clariant is a focused and innovative specialty chemical company based near Basel in Switzerland. Last year the company recorded CHF 6.
6 billion in sales harnessing the talents of its 18 000 employees across 53 countries.
Clariant’s portfolio is optimized for future growth, with a focus in four business areas : Care Chemicals, Catalysts, Natural Resources, and Plastics & Coatings.
We believe that our growth is all about our customers and their success. Investment in innovation capabilities and developing inspiring environments for courageous and determined minds are therefore key to reaching our goal.