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:
What’s in it for you?
- 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
- 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 26 weeks of 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
- Free access to E-learning platform Studytube via Manpower