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Chemical Procurement Manager

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Valencia
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: JU156
  • Sector: Procurement, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 14/03/2018
Describe the job

A global chemical organisation is seeking a Chemical Procurement Manager to manage chemical commodity spend regionally. Based in Valencia, Spain, it is a particularly exciting time to join the business as following a business restructure, they are looking to change the way they procure their direct chemical commodities. With nearly 10,000 employees worldwide they are looking to increase headcount and be a leading business in their market!

Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for developing, creating and managing key stakeholders globally  
  • Reports directly to Global Direct Procurement Director
  • Handle a budget of up to €150m
  • Create and manage contract suppliers,
  • Drive Sourcing plan execution and negotiating new deals with global and regional vendors
Skills and Experience Required
  • 8+ years of Direct experience with chemical industry background
  • Fluent Spanish and English
  • Excellent Communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to manage senior level stakeholders
  • Analyse, identify and drive savings
We are looking for someone that can step change in the way categories are procured, with strong leadership capabilities that can manage international stakeholders on a senior level.

You are action-oriented and results driven, and have a passion for focusing on continuous improvement and innovation. This role would suit someone with experience working in a matrix organization and cross functions.

What this Job Offers You
  • Travel opportunities.
  • Versatile health services
  • Flexible working hours
  • Commitment to family-friendly processes
  • Company retirement plan
How to apply

If you are interested in this opportunity, or any other potential roles that may be available to you, apply below for a confidential discussion or contact me directly on +442037800035 

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