ARLANXEO is a world-leading synthetic rubber company, with about 3,800 employees and a presence at 20 production sites in 9 countries.
It is a joint venture of LANXESS & Saudi Aramco.
Headquartered in Maastricht, The Netherlands, ARLANXEO’s core business is the development, manufacturing and marketing of synthetic high-
performance rubber for use in the automotive and tire industries, the construction industry, and the oil and gas industries.
For the ARLANXEO Holding, we are looking for a :
Strategic Buyer Technical Goods / Technical Services (fulltime, Maastricht / Cologne)
Active procurement marketing (identification and development of new suppliers in close cooperation with the requesters) in Technical Goods or Technical Services
Preparation of global demand analyses and demand planning
Identification of global synergies and bundling potentials
Analysis of the assigned market / technology / service segment
Development of global sourcing strategies
Preparation of inquiries and quotation comparisons
Preparing and conducting global price and contract negotiations
Support and advice for internal customers and regional purchasing organizations worldwide
Professional / Personal skills
Successfully completed degree in engineering sciences with additional commercial qualifications
Fluent in English
Knowledge of contract law and procurement marketing
Several years of professional experience
Independent and solution-oriented way of working
Good analytical, presentation and communication skills