Global Category Buyer
In Florham Park, New Jersey 07932
Workway is a professional staffing firm, working with organizations across the country to place exceptional candidates. We are looking for a Global Category Buyer responsible to Lead and manage sourcing process (RFI, RFQ, RFP, etc.) for key strategic contracts and highly complex negotiations to ensure the most competitive supply advantage for BASF.
Your specific duties will include:
- Provide relationship management for key suppliers, which will include monitoring performance metrics, resolving claims and/or disputes, market intelligence, and other contributing factors affecting supply availability and pricing of products procured.
- Conduct market intelligence research by interacting with key suppliers, industry associations, and internal stakeholders to collect industry relevant information and rationalizing to assess impact current and future to BASF
- Support purchase order creation and processing as appropriate
Specific qualifications for the position include:
- BS/BA required; Engineering, Marketing, Supply Chain or related field preferred MBA degree is a plus
- Minimum of 5 years of working experience required; with experience in Procurement, Supply Chain, Engineering/Operations and/or Sales and Marketing is highly desirable
- Exposure to strategy development and contract negotiations is desirable
Let one of our recruiters assist you in finding and preparing for interviews with our clients. Whether you are interested in a direct hire, temp-to-hire, or temporary position, Workway can help you to put your best foot forward. Contact us today!