Job Description

Description
 
THE ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

Procurement professional experienced in developing and executing category strategies and preparing, negotiating, managing and coordinating agreements supporting categories related to Consulting Services, Finance Accounting Services, Business Process Outsourcing (BPO), and Legal Services. Evaluates and selects suppliers in terms of quality, service, cost and capability, ensuring competitive pricing. Negotiates and delivers savings to meet business requirements and Global Procurement objectives. Resolves supplier issues.

Your key responsibilities:

  • Prepare, negotiate, manage, and coordinate agreements supporting the procurement of various materials or services, including emergency sourcing needs.
  • Create/implement procurement strategy, including minimizing single-source situations.
  • Identify and drive continuous improvement.
  • Oversees contract implementation and supplier performance/interaction
Skills, Knowledge & Abilities
  • Understand business needs, able to assist business in scope of work development  
  • Understands market dynamics, labor rates/market rates, etc. that impact category
  • Understands uses of Auction Tools, RFIs, RFQs, & RFPs
  • Able to resolve operational, quality, service, supply, and invoicing issues with suppliers.
  • Uses appropriate systems to calculate and report accomplishments.
  • High ethical standards

Qualifications
 
Your qualification profile:
  • BA/BS, in Engineering, Sciences, Supply Chain or Business or related field or Procurement/Sourcing equivalent work experience
  • 1-3 years demonstrated procurement experience required
  • Six Sigma Green Belt certification (or certification must be obtained within the first 12-24 months)
  • Commodity knowledge preferred
  • Experience in negotiating agreements/contracts with good comprehension of legal and commercial terms and conditions

At DuPont, we have an unbridled commitment to deliver essential innovations that enrich people’s lives, enable sustainable development and foster human potential for generations to come.

Innovations developed from highly engineered products and naturally sourced ingredients shape industries and everyday life. From smarter homes to more efficient cars, from better ways of digitally connecting to new tools that enable active and healthy lifestyles…in all these areas and many more, we’re working with customers to transform their ideas into real world answers that help humanity thrive.

Coupled with core values and excellent compensation & benefits… Together, we’re turning possibilities into real world answers that help humanity prosper!

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