At allnex, you can go to work knowing you make a lasting impact on the world around you. Our work helps to protect and improve more than 1,000 products;
from interior coatings for airplanes and scratch-resistant coatings for smartphones, to corrosion protection for cars, and even printing inks for glossy magazines.
We are present in 4 regions, with more than 4,000 employees globally, and serve customers in over 100 countries, which makes allnex the world's leading industrial coatings resins company.
Are you interested in learning more about Sourcing Specialist Procurement in the world leading industrial coating resins company?
allnex is seeking for a colleague who will primarily work closely with internal stakeholders and external suppliers to provide raw materials at best TCO (Total Cost of Ownership) while keeping defined service levels.
You will manage relationships with manufacturing and supply chain but also business partners, regulatory specialists & research scientists in the frame of new developments.
Responsible for working closely with internal stakeholders and external suppliers to provide uninterrupted flow of raw material to manufacturing, while at the same time achieving total cost of ownership targets within procurement function.
Spend Responsibility : 10-20 M€
Understand the goals of procurement team, co-develop, maintain and execute sourcing strategies for the assigned supplier portfolio
Lead contract and price negotiations for the assigned supplier portfolio to meet saving target
Ensure frequent communication with internal customers, suppliers and third parties to update material price information and define the most cost-effective pricing structure
Work closely with cross functional teams (e.g. operations, supply chain, planning, research, regulatory & business) to meet business requirements and participate in new projects
Required skills and experience
Minimum 2 years of relevant experience in purchasing or supply chain management in a multinational company
Good negotiation and contracting skills
Ability to perform market, supplier and product analysis in a thorough and critical manner in order to understand competitive pricing and positioning
Ability to present data and conclusions from analyses in an organized, clear and concise manner in order to help solving potential problems
Very good organizational skills, multi-tasking and self-discipline to meet deadlines & deliver.
Good knowledge of English, both writing and reading. Knowledge of Dutch or French is seen as advantage.
Working knowledge of computers and proficient with PC software and ERP systems (SAP)
Minimum Bachelor in science, engineering, business management or purchasing.
Knowledge of Chemistry is considered a plus.
We offer We are proud to offer an international working experience with a tight-knit network of employees, making it easy to connect and learn from people all across our different functions.
On top of that we are a truly innovative company with a strong team spirit, openness to new ideas, and great opportunities to grow and develop your career.
Equal Employment Opportunity allnex is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to an environment where all colleagues contribute for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our communities.
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