Procurement Specialist, BASF Oy
BASF Oy Riihimäki
BASF's Construction Chemicals division is the leading supplier of chemical systems and formulations for the construction industry. The division operates production sites and sales centers in more than 60 countries and achieved sales of about €2.4 billion with approximately 6500 employees in 2018. Construction Chemicals has 25 employees in Finland. Additional information can be found on Master Builders Solutions web pages, www.master-builders-solutions.basf.fi/fi-fi.
We are looking for a Procurement Specialist to join our client's team in Riihimäki office.
What you can expect
You will have an opportunity to become part of the European procurement team for BASF Construction Chemicals for the European market with responsibility for the local and Nordic sourcing within certain categories. You will be responsible for preparing and implementing local and regional procurement strategies in order to ensure the availability of high-performance procurement sources, including RFQ process in cooperation with the requisitioning party. You will be responsible for supplier management, including selection, negotiation and awarding of contracts and agreements. You will also be responsible for monitoring the market on an ongoing basis with regard to price, overall economy and structural changes.
What we expect
We expect you to hold a bachelor degree in business and economics as a minimum, supported by 1-3 years' experience from a similar role. You have extensive knowledge and skills related to procurement, including participation in projects.
In this role you need to be structured, have great attention to detail and demonstrate ability to see the big picture. You have strong communication and negotiations skills. You are fluent in both English and Finnish language, both spoken and written. You are a proficient user of MS Office applications and of SAP.
In this role you will need to travel occasionally, mainly within the Nordic region and Europe.
Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and "on-the-job" training as part of a committed team. Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company.
We look forward to receiving your application. Please, send your application from our site www.adecco.fi with CV and salary expectations by 16.2.2020. For more information please contact HR Consultant Aleksi Kerola, firstname.lastname@example.org