Apr 05, 2017

Procurement Specialist

  • Franklin Paterson
  • Chicago, IL , United States
Full time Purchasing, Pricing, Procurement

Job Description

Chicago , IL , United States   The Senior Buyer will identify technical advantages for product innovation and will analyze complex business problems like total cost of ownership and opportunities in the whole supply chain chemicals and resins is responsible for demonstrating consistent use and understanding of cost drivers market dynamics and competitive tension the Sr. Buyer serves as a procurement consultant in large projects and will prepare and lead negotiations with their supply base.   • Work with a team committed to personal and professional growth
• Serve as a leader for projects and employee teams representing Procurement
• Extensive exposure to the Supply Base being responsible for negotiation and day to day management
• Develop and implement innovative procurement strategies
• Identify effective suppliers in manufacturing process of industry leading products
• Share and drive best practices with other team members driven by excellence            

Job Requirements:

• 3- 5 years of procurement experience with experience in Resins and Chemicals preferred
• Proven negotiation and persuasion skills
• Capability to negotiate and purchase an important range of commodities
• Public speaking and written/oral communication skills
• Advanced knowledge of procurement principles   • EDUCATION: Degree in Business Supply Chain Management or Finance


Buyer, Procurement



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