Procurement Specialist (Chemical industry) - Navanakorn plant
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Procurement Specialist - Raw Material Chemicals will be responsible for the following:
- Strategic and tactical activities related to the procurement of raw material chemicals, sourcing and supply chain management to support manufacturing operations.
- Responsible for a spend of approximately $500K annually.
- Lead development and implementation of sourcing strategies for the procurement of raw material chemicals.
- Work closely with internal stakeholders to implement short and long term sourcing strategies.
- Participate in Sales & Operations Planning meetings to provide procurement expertise.
- Adapt procurement strategies and plans to changing business priorities and communicate with leaders to ensure close alignment between procurement and business requirements.
- Survey market to understand industry, supplier and competitor trends.
- Partner with raw material procurement colleagues and regional materials leaders to leverage global/regional sourcing and cross-business spend as well as identify new suppliers.
- Lead complex negotiations and manage all aspects of the agreement and supplier relationships.
- Monitor supplier quality and performance.
- Complete tactical procurement activities to ensure continued supply of material to the supply chain.
The Successful Applicant
- Bachelor’s degree in supply chain or related field.
- 5-10 years of raw material chemical procurement experience within a fast paced chemical manufacturing or similar industry.
- Strong contract negotiation experience.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with proven ability to lead meetings in person or remotely.
- Business minded with the ability to understand business strategies in alignment of procurement strategies.
- Proven success working cross-functionally with global teams.
- Proficiency in English communication.
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