Sr. Procurement Specialist/高级采购专员

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Date: Oct 5, 2021

Location: Shanghai, SH, CN

Company: Wacker Chemie AG


Our world needs ideas! As one of the world’s most research-intensive chemical companies, we have been developing leading solutions for numerous sectors – from construction to photovoltaics and cosmetics to rubber – for over 100 years. We have a global presence with production sites on three continents and 14,600 employees from 70 nations.

At our site in Shanghai, we are currently looking for a(n) Sr. Procurement Specialist/高级采购专员.

Job Responsibilities

- Develop procurement strategies (market analysis, target setting, action planning) in cooperation with the global category managers. Align strategies with superiors and business divisions
- Identification of suitable vendors and products. Evaluation of the capabilities of vendors, including capacity, product quality, service quality, etc. Supervising supplier qualification
- Negotiating contracts (price, volume, flexibility, payment terms, liabilities)
- Ensuring continuous product supply to Wacker's plants, simultaneously avoiding any interruption of production and at the same time achieving competitive prices
- Develop and maintain the relation to the supplier including personal relations as well as communication processes (e.g. complaint process, annual supplier evaluation, continuous improvement process)
- Contribute to the standard reporting: Maintain quality and completeness of master data, ensure timely and correct reporting
- Close communication with other stakeholders within Wacker in order to ensure full alignment on strategies and execution (superiors, planning, plants, business divisions, Corporate procurement)
- For raw material relevant to automotive industry, follow IATF standard and Customer specific requirement (if applicable) to implement raw material approval, supplier selection, approval, monitoring, audit, development etc. activities, and ensure the purchased material conform to the current applicable statutory and regulatory.


Qualifications Required

- Bachelor degree or above, preferably in chemistry, chemical engineering, economics or business administration.
- 3~5 years commercial experience, preferably in commercial functions such as sales, marketing, procurement, or planning.
- Business experience (negotiations, contracts, legal questions)
- Working for foreign company or joint venture with foreign investor
- Knowledge on IATF16949, VDA6.3 standard.
- Good communication skill, problem solving, planning, decision making, coordination and teamwork are needed.
- Good English skills in reading, written and spoken
- MS office and SAP experience
- Adapted to frequent business travel


Sustainability is one of WACKER’s corporate goals – also as an employer. We want you to remain productive, healthy and successful long term. That is why we offer, for example, comprehensive health management and a variety of advanced training programs and courses for individual development opportunities, alongside a good work-life balance. Naturally, we also have a fair compensation system and above-average social benefits. After all, social responsibility has a long tradition at WACKER.


Be part of a family. Across all nations.


We are looking forward to your online application at www.wacker.com/careers
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