Oferta pracy

Senior Sourcing Specialist, Logistics

UPM Kymmene Sp. z o.o.About the company

  • Wrocław

    Wrocław, Lower Silesia
  • Offer expired a month ago
  • Remote recruitment
  • contract of employment
  • full-time
  • senior specialist (Senior)

Your responsibilities

  • End to end responsibility for Logistics category for UPM Biochemicals in Germany

  • Daily cooperation with Logistics team based in Leuna, Germany

  • Plan, manage and execute sourcing events (RFI, RFP, RFQ, e-auction)

  • Provide senior level expertise, guide and influence stakeholders in driving complex sourcing projects

  • Create competitive sourcing tactics for sourcing event execution

  • Identify proactively opportunities to reduce spend and optimize supply base

  • Analyse and evaluate supplier's performance, manage supply base

  • Use e-sourcing platform to enhance sourcing event execution

  • Ensure efficient, effective Source-to-Contract process implementation in your everyday work

Our requirements

  • You have a Master’s degree or other relevant professional qualification in related area

  • You have at least 5 years of work experience in sourcing, preferably in a global transport organization (with a focus on land transport)

  • You have experience in logistics and/or transportation planning in international transport/forwarding environment

  • You are fluent in English and German and you have experience in working with German suppliers

  • You have strong skills of e-sourcing tools and logistic tools. Experience of SAP Ariba and myLeo is considered as an asset

  • You are proactive, service-oriented person with strong communication and influencing skills

  • You have good collaboration and team-working skills with flexible and positive attitude towards changes

  • You have self-management skills and are not afraid to take initiative and challenge the status quo

  • You have excellent communication, negotiation and influencing skills

What we offer

  • Meaningful job: We are proud of what we do. Our work highlights the expertise of our personnel, the high quality of our products and the company's values.

  • Inspired and motivated teams: We have highly skilled workforce. We are a multifaceted, international organisation that works as a team to achieve our shared objectives.

  • Development opportunities: With us you can build up your expertise. We provide opportunities to support your development throughout every stage of your career.

  • Responsibility for people and environment: Our ethical principles embrace people as well as the environment. We are always striving to build a more sustainable future.

  • Benefits

  • sharing the costs of sports activities

  • private medical care

  • sharing the costs of foreign language classes

  • sharing the costs of professional training & courses

  • life insurance

  • remote work opportunities

  • employee referral program

UPM Kymmene Sp. z o.o.

UPM is a global forest industry leader with headquarters in Finland. We create renewable and responsible wood-based alternatives for fossil-based materials utilizing our expertise in engineering, innovation and digitalization. In Poland, UPM is running two factories near Wrocław, a Human Resources Service Center in Kraków and UPM Business Hub at the heart of the city of Wrocław. At the moment, the Wrocław Hub brings together over 250 professionals in customer, supplier and financial services.

What makes us unique? The Finnish leadership culture encourages people in personal growth and self-development, and our values - trust and be trusted, achieve together, renew with courage – are visible in our everyday work. We are inspired by the limitless opportunities of the bioeconomy and we lead the way towards a future beyond fossils. Got interested? Join us on this exciting path!

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Greetings from your future manager

”Welcome to Sourcing Operations - an inspiring team of Sourcing and Finance professionals driving the digital transformation of Source to Pay end-to-end process! Working in Sourcing Operations will offer you a vantage point to UPM businesses and external markets. In this new role you will focus on UPM Biochemicals that produces and develops innovative and sustainable wood-based renewable chemicals for a variety of consumer-driven and industrial end uses. Interested? Come and join us! Working with us will offer you a great opportunity to develop new ways of working with continuous improvement mindset.” – Katarzyna, Manager, Source to Contract

Additional information

The position is located in UPM Business HUB Wroclaw, Poland.

The position holder will report to Katarzyna Kaczmarek, Manager, Source to Contract, Sourcing Operations.

Please apply via the link above and attach your CV in English.

For support with submitting your application, please contact HR Service Center at [email protected] or tel. +48 12 399 94 99.