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Location: 

Gdansk, PL

Title:  Specialist, Site Sourcing

Kemira is a global company providing chemicals and expertise to operations around the world. We are committed to being our customers’ first choice by bringing sustainable value through improved product quality, better process and resource efficiency. We offer a result-oriented and collaborative culture that empowers you to drive excellence and innovation with a major impact on the future.
If you have the right mix of curiosity, a drive for excellence and an innovative mindset, we want to talk to you.


We are now looking for a Specialist, Site Sourcing EMEA to join our Global Sourcing Manufacturing team and to be responsible for sourcing of goods and services for selected manufacturing sites.


In this role, you will be negotiating and implementing agreements and running RFQ processes to manage and drive down Kemira's costs. This translates to being responsible of follow-up of deliveries, prices, contracts, total cost of ownership, and availability of your specific goods and services. This includes naturally that you will take care of supplier relationship management of your suppliers. The working environment will be international, and you will be involved in a wide range of different suppliers and businesses in close cooperation with Manufacturing.  This role will report to the Sr Manager, Global OpEx Site Sourcing and be based in Gdansk, Poland (Kemira Business Service Center).


Kemira’s Business Service Center in Gdańsk, Poland is a multifunction service center with customer service, procurement, finance and administration and IT operations. It is a dynamic and multicultural center that values openness, cooperation and partnership. Position will be located in Gdańsk, Poland.
 

What we offer:

  • A challenging position in an international environment with the opportunity to make a significant impact on our business
  • We promote personal and professional growth, and acknowledge excellence
  • Employment in a stable company with an established position in the market
  • Great, multicultural and positive working environment
  • Attractive benefit package
  • A key role in supporting the Kemira manufacturing community
     

What you need:

  • Preferably university degree desired (at minimum lower level Business and economics degree), or suitable technical degree
  • Minimum 2-4 years of sourcing or procurement experience in international industry environment
  • Excellent interpersonal, negotiation and networking skills
  • Problem solving skills, determination to persist through challenges
  • Fluent written and spoken English is needed. Any other language is seen as advantage 
  • Stress resistant, capability and willingness to operate in an ever changing environment and still able to move towards the set goalpost
  • Passion to learn and develop personal skills and competencies
  • Sense of urgency and Pro-active hands-on attitude. Capable of independently manage multiple tasks/ projects simultaneously within tight timeframes
  • Strong understanding of MS Office, SAP and eSourcing tools
  • Readiness to travel


Find the right mix of experiences and opportunities at Kemira

For more information, please contact Mika Rantala at mika.rantala@kemira.com.
Please apply with CV,  Cover Letter and salary expectations no later than October 30th, 2020 via www.kemira.com/careers 


Dear Candidate, please include in your CV the following statement:
I hereby voluntarily consent to the processing of my personal data included in the application documents delivered by me to Kemira Gdańsk Spółka z o.o. with its registered office in Gdańsk, ul. Grunwaldzka 411.


If you wish that we process your CV for further recruitment processes (from now on for 12 months) please add the following statement:
I hereby voluntarily consent to the processing of my personal data included in the application documents delivered by me to Kemira Gdańsk Spółka z o.o. with its registered office in Gdańsk, ul. Grunwaldzka 411, for the purpose of future recruitment processes carried out by Kemira Gdańsk Spółka z o.o. for the period of 12 months.


Kemira is an equal opportunity employer.

Kemira is a global chemicals company serving customers in water intensive industries. We provide best suited products and expertise to improve our customers’ product quality, process and resource efficiency. Our focus is on pulp & paper, oil & gas and water treatment. In 2019, Kemira had annual revenue of around EUR 2.7 billion and 5000 employees. Kemira shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. 


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