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Logistics Procurement Specialist (m/f) with Italian skills (12 month contract)

Logistics Procurement Specialist (m/f) with Italian skills (12 month contract)

Requisition ID 
2017-7864
Country 
Netherlands
City 
Amsterdam
Posted Date 
7/11/2017

Opportunity Details:

Overview:

Celanese Corporation is a global technology leader in the production of differentiated chemistry solutions and specialty materials used in most major industries and consumer applications. Our two complementary business cores, Acetyl Chain and Materials Solutions, use the full breadth of Celanese's global chemistry, technology and business expertise to create value for our customers and the corporation. As we partner with our customers to solve their most critical business needs, we strive to make a positive impact on our communities and the world through The Celanese Foundation. Based in Dallas, Celanese employs approximately 7,300 employees worldwide and had 2016 net sales of $5.4 billion.

Responsibilities:

  • Support Integration of new supply chain activities mainly in Italy and Germany
  • Oversee and manage all supplier relationships within the mode of transport/service
  • Deploy standardized procedures to qualify new service providers
  • Facilitate TMS Vendor set up and communication between 3rd party vendor and Celanese
  • Monitor service providers’ performance to drive improvements
  • Support tendering process (RFQ’s) and manage smooth implementation
  • Participate to network optimization initiatives
  • Work cross functionally to understand business objectives and challenges, and create aligned logistics strategies
  • Contribute and drive costs Improvement initiatives
  • Participate in Customer Satisfaction projects

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Logistics, Supply Chain, or in Business Administration
  • Preferable experience in logistics or procurement in the chemical/plastics sector
  • Understanding of basic supply chain/logistics concepts would be a plus
  • Experience in multinational and complex business environment
  • Curious and energetic team player
  • Able to manage multiple priorities and work to deadlines
  • Able to cope with complexity and think strategically
  • Solid Italian language skills and fluent English