Sr. Procurement Specialist

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Date: Nov 13, 2021

Location: Zhangjiagang, JS, CN

Company: Wacker Chemie AG



WACKER SILICONES is one of the world’s biggest silicone manufacturers with silicone-based system solutions and over 3,000 different products.
At our Zhangjiagang site, we are currently looking for a(n) ​Sr. Procurement Specialist​ to be a part of our growing team.



Job Responsibilities:

- Conduct procurement work in accordance with WGC and global procurement guideline and process.
- Lead to set up category systematic strategies locally or together with global, establish consolidate strategy approaches plus real implementation.
- Sourcing and establishing qualified supplier database. Set up supplier management road map to manage supplier quality and relationships. Introduce competition, maintain supplier management / performance evaluation system.
- Prepare negotiation strategies, negotiate with vendors to achieve optimum results and record savings.  Execute timely, cost-efficient sourcing and delivery of supplies and services.
-    Improve the procurement planning & process capability. enhance leading role of purchasing and manage the expectation from key stakeholder.
- Learn and understand relevant sourcing market and industries and provide transparent reports.

- Support global sourcing and coach category buyer for professional category knowledge.

-  Follow the requirements of EHSS and compliance, to implement related regulations into procurement activities, such as vendor selections, vendor performance evaluations.

Qualifications Required:

-  University graduate, majoring in Engineering or Business.
-  Be able to read, write and speak English fluently.
Experience/Skill Requirements
-  At least have 5-8 years related working experience in technical procurement. 
-  Foreign venture experience is preferred.
-  Good communication skills.
-  Initiative, honest, integrity, and good team work spirits.


Contact Person: Vivian Sun 


We are looking forward to your online application!

Reference Code: 7052 



The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job.

In accordance with the Internal Placement Policy, you must be in your current role for at least one year, and must inform your current supervisor prior to applying for a new position.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact your local HR department.

A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis.  Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card).


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