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Sourcing specialist Dow Chemical Terneuzen

Vacature bij: Dow Chemical
Opleidingsniveau: HBO
Publicatiedatum: 26 februari 2020
Uren per week: 40
Salaris: Indicatie per maand
€ 2800,00 - 3800,00 per maand € 16,18 - 21,97 per uur
Vacaturenummer: V-0035879
Interessant voor jou
  • Reiskostenvergoeding
  • Pensioenregeling
  • Extra studie- en opleidingsbudget

Dit ga je doen

Are you a strong negotiator who knows the ins and outs of procurement? If so, Dow Chemical would like to meet you! We are looking for a sourcing specialist with a Bachelor’s degree who can negotiate and manage purchases. In exchange for your expertise and availability, we can offer you a salary up to €3,800 a month, as well as pension accrual and the opportunity to apply for a permanent position at Dow Chemical. If you would like to know more about this job, please keep reading!

Employment agency Manpower is looking for a sourcing specialist for Dow Chemical in Terneuzen.

In the role of sourcing procurement at Dow Chemical you will manage assigned purchases within a certain area or project basis. You will be working in Dow’s Strategic Sourcing Centre to help develop and implement sourcing strategies. In the long run, you may become responsible for applying commercial agreements and related work processes. Because of the nature of this role, good negotiation skills are essential! You can expect to perform the following tasks:

  • Negotiating purchases required to support manufacturing sites, capital projects and business partners
  • Using purchase data in the system to develop tactical plans to capture value
  • Resolving process and/or supplier related issues
  • Providing sourcing support for Dow businesses or functions
  • Identifying opportunities to improve efficiency and effectiveness
  • Interacting with sourcing specialists to develop best practices
  • Identifying suppliers capable of meeting Dow’s requirements

What’s in it for you
  • Gross salary between €2,800.- and €3,800.- per month
  • Reimbursement of travel expenses at €0.19 per kilometre and full reimbursement of Westerschelde tunnel expenses (maximum of 75 kilometres reimbursed)
  • Pension accrual through Manpower after six months’ work
  • Full-time job of 40 hours a week
  • Fixed term Manpower contract at Dow Chemical
  • Possibility of a permanent contract with Dow Chemical if your performance is satisfactory


Hier ga je werken

About the company
The Dow Chemical Company (‘Dow’) is an organization driven by science and technology, as well as a strong commitment to contribute to reshaping the world we live in and enhancing our quality of life. Current and future generations will face huge environmental and sustainability challenges in the years to come. At Dow, unique chemical, physical and biological science capabilities are combined to provide innovative products and solutions, where they are needed most. In 2018, Dow was recognised as a Top Employer! The company supports local initiatives such as public events, festivals, and nature-related projects.

Dow Benelux and Dow Terneuzen
Today, the Benelux area (the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg) covers seven Dow sites: two in the Netherlands (Terneuzen and Delfzijl), and five in Belgium (Antwerp, Brussels, Tertre, Zwijndrecht and Seneffe). Dow in Terneuzen is the second largest integrated production site of Dow worldwide and plays an important role in developing and producing basic chemicals. Three naphtha crackers convert crude oil into ethylene, propylene, benzene, and butadiene, which form the building blocks for a variety of plastics and chemicals. These products find their way to customers in over 160 countries. The state-of-the-art research facilities at Terneuzen are Dow Benelux’ main innovation platforms where key partnerships between scientists, business developers and customers are established.

Dow Chemical in Terneuzen employs more than 2,000 people who represent over 70 different nationalities. The team has an especially international character and English is spoken in the workplace. The company culture itself is characterised by respect, collaboration and open communication.

Working hours
The working hours in this position are during regular office hours.

This is Manpower
There are benefits to working through employment agency Manpower! First of all, we will contact you shortly after you apply for one of our vacancies. This means you can start your new job as soon as possible. You will also get free access to Studytube, our online training platform. Here you can develop new skills or brush up on your old ones to keep yourself in tip-top shape for tomorrow’s job market! After working via Manpower for six months, you will also start accruing pension.

Dit neem je mee

Job requirements

  • An EQF level 6 or Bachelor’s degree
  • Good negotiation skills
  • At least one year of experience with procurement, for instance as a sourcing specialist, materials purchaser or procurement specialist
  • An excellent command of the English language (at least C1 level according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)
  • Availability of 40 hours per week
  • A valid Dutch work permit or EU-citizenship
  • A Certificate of Good Conduct (Verklaring Omtrent Gedrag or VOG) that shows you have not committed any criminal offences

Living in or near Terneuzen, Hoek, Middelburg or Bergen op Zoom is a bonus, but not mandatory!

The application process
  • Apply online via the “Solliciteer direct” button
  • To speed up the application process, we kindly ask you to send your CV in English
  • Fill out the questionnaire that appears after you have logged in and written down your motivation (without your answers we are not able to further process your application)
  • The local Manpower office will contact you for an interview by phone or a live interview at Manpower
  • Possibly, a job interview will be scheduled with you and Dow Chemical


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