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Coordinator, Procurement Operations

Coordinator, Procurement Operations

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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. With sales almost equally divided between North America, Europe and Asia, the company uses the full breadth of its global chemistry, technology and business expertise to create value for customers and the corporation. Celanese partners with customers to solve their most critical needs while making a positive impact on its communities and the world. Based in Dallas, Texas, Celanese employs approximately 7,100 employees worldwide and had 2015 net sales of $5.7 billion, visit


  • Primary responsibility is to execute the daily transactions for Raw Materials, MRO, and Corporate Services – to ensure reliable supply of goods and services. 
  • Execution of purchase orders in SAP, maintenance of purchasing information records,  invoice discrepancy resolution, expediting, general purchasing activities
  • Transactional responsibility for indirect spend relating to Raw material and MRO purchases
  • Ensure the reliable and timely supply of goods and services as per requested delivery dates
  • Create timely and accurate Purchase Orders, to maintain accurate information records, to follow-up on POs with suppliers (expediting), to resolve invoice discrepancies and other buying activities as required
  • Resolve internal and external issues related to supply and the Purchase to Pay (P2P) process
  • Identify and execute continuous improvement opportunities for streamlining work functions
  • Work closely with Strategic Sourcing Managers/Leaders on relationship management and issue resolution
  • To identify and execute savings opportunities within portfolio



  • Fluency in English and Dutch is a must
  • German is a great advantage
  • University/College degree
  • In-depth understanding of P2P process
  • Familiarity with SAP transactions
  • Strong computer skills - MS Office Suite
  • Strong communication and report building skills
  • Experience in excel spreadsheets and formulas
  • Previous experience in the chemical industry is a great asset
  • Precise and detail-orientated personality
  • Good team player
  • Problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Improvement and Results-driven personality