Specialist, PAEI Category, Global Indirect

SABIC Innovative Plastics US LLC

Job Description
ABOUT SABIC SABIC is a global leader in chemicals headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. From making cars and planes more fuel-efficient, to helping conserve the world's water supply and enabling colorful smartphone cases, we find solutions to the challenges of today to help our customers achieve their ambitions and build a better tomorrow. At SABIC, we combine a rich track record of doing what others said couldn't be done, with a deep understanding of our customers. But our true impact is as a partner who can help our customers achieve their ambitions by finding solutions to their challenges. We call this 'Chemistry that Matters' Job Purpose & Responsibilities * Develop and Lead strategic category management for the Process Automation, Electrical and Instruments categories to develop and implement global sourcing strategies, plan and budget. * Impalement and lead strategic alliances tasks and requirement with SABIC key strategic suppliers * Develop the category sourcing strategy and drive continuous improvement (entrepreneur role) new global market innovations (i.e. EMS opportunities) within boundaries set by the global category leader. * Promote and drive synergy with Mega Projects to leverage SABIC buying. * Maintain a close network with industry leaders in the global supply market * Challenge existing concepts introducing creative new professional sourcing solutions * Lead the processes of global vendor approval and relationships * Drive global compliance to legislation, standards, policies, procedures and requirements including EHSS. * Implementing new strategies will require a close network with SABIC business leaders, change management and influencing skills as well as solid professional knowledge * Leading procurement global and regional requirements and projects, to insure compliance and alignment with Global users; SBUs, Affiliates, Manufacturing and Corp. Functions. What Matters to SABIC * Bachelor's degree in Business Management field or Engineering * 10+ years of experience in procurement for electrial, instruments and electronics equipment and services ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS * You must submit your application for employment online to be considered. Please submit your resume using the "Apply Now/Apply" option on this page. * You must be 18 years or older * You must be willing to take a drug test as part of the selection process * You must be willing to submit to a background investigation as part of the selection process * You must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States * Relocation if available SABIC is committed to creating a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and as such will not discriminate in its employment practices, including recruiting and hiring practices, based on a person's race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation and pregnancy), age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law. Disclaimers (USA): SABIC is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms/employment agencies for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of SABIC about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at SABIC via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search firm agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of SABIC; no fee will be paid in the event a candidate is hired by SABIC as a result of the unsolicited referral or through other means