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Chemical Sourcing Engineer

Circle Strategies Morgan Hill, CA

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description: ADDEV Materials is Hiring! A Global Converter of High-Performance Materials For a Chemical Sourcing Engineer in Morgan Hills, CaliforniaYou might know some of our products we converted like Adhesive tape (vinyl, rubber), sealants (silicone, acrylic), papers and fibers (kraft and vulcanized carbon), films (glass cloth), laminates (tercron) and chemicals among others.Come join our Family Team.You can apply here: have hired Circle Strategies to manage our recruiting process. They are fast and respond to applicants immediately. You will know where you stand right away. Our goal is to make the recruiting process as easy as possible.Who We Are:ADDEV Materials is a fast growing, privately held, medium-sized asset-holding business with Headquarters in France. We are increasing our added-value in strategic markets by intervening as an industrial specialist in converting high performance materials, such as tapes, chemicals, insulation products, technical films, adhesives, foams, and glues. Our converting knowledge enhances the industrial and supply chain performance of our customers. We are the partner of choice for world class manufactures, and with the strength of our market knowledge, we design customized value-added solutions to satisfy our customers technical challenges. We were founded over 10 years ago and have a strong record of growth both organically and by acquisition. Our business has grown exponentially and today we have 25 manufacturing sites and close to 700 employees. As we enter this exciting new phase in ADDEV Materials’ growth there is a range of inspiring career opportunities available. The Opportunity: Our Chemical Sourcing Engineer will be responsible for developing and implementing supplier-based sourcing strategies, sourcing raw materials, products and services, and managing a supplier’s performance. Your experience and knowledge of the industries and processes available will aid to establish new suppliers for our current and newly designed products. Your skills and vision to develop a broader qualified supplier base in this important role, you will be key to enhancing our new product development. You will partner with Engineering, Manufacturing, R&D, Sales, Supply and Quality to identify the best sources for parts and assemblies in order to deliver qualified products to the manufacturing line. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: · Development and implementation of supply base sourcing strategies for assigned product categories:o Analyze the purchases of its scope: analyze spend by suppliers and by product categorieso Propose the sourcing strategies by categories by establishing a target supplier panel and cost reduction action planso Deploy the sourcing strategies: communication of sourcing strategy and monitoring cost reduction action planso Monitor KPIs of our portfolio · Management of Sourcing and RFI/RFQ: o Identify suppliers able to meet our needso Manage supplier RFI/RFQ: select products and suppliers according to sourcing strategies o Negotiate and execute contracts with suppliers · Management of supplier performance: o Ensure the proper execution of contracts and manage any disputeso Driving the evaluation of the supplier performance by indicators (cost, time, quality, ... etc.) o Analyze the performance of suppliers and establish improvement planso Manage the supplier panelo Provide innovation and business opportunities from strategic suppliers · Participate actively in the improvement of cross-functional projects of the Purchasing Department The Right Stuff: Our high-energy Chemical Sourcing Engineer will be responsible for the company’s end to end sourcing of products and services essential for our operations. In addition, the individual will be responsible for all phases of sourcing that require the skills necessary to identify cost saving opportunities, create competitive environments, creatively negotiate, and generate contracts to assure seamless availability of all products to support the company objectives. To be successful you will have proven success working as a strategic sourcing professional along with a positive, can-do attitude. We also believe the following education and experience will set you up for success: Education & Experience: · Bachelors Degree in Business, Engineering, Supply Chain OR equivalent related professional experience.· 5 years procurement and sourcing experience, ideally within a multicultural environment.· Aerospace and/or chemical industry is a plus.· Understanding of Strategic Sourcing methodologies related to vendor selection and negotiation.· Well-versed in contract terminology and use of standard purchasing terms and conditions.· Strong critical thinking, problem-solving and analytical skills, including ability to diagnose root causes and provide effective and sustainable solutions.· Highly proficient in MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint.· Other advanced analytics tools knowledge as a plus.· Strong interpersonal (verbal and written) communication skills and team player.· Proficiency in French is a plus· Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment while maintaining great attention to detail and managing priorities.· Capable of working as an individual contributor and as part of a team.· High degree of professionalism and ethics. The Benefits:Our Generous Employee Benefits include: · Comprehensive medical, dental and vision insurance for both employees and family members with generous employer contributions.· Life and disability insurance to provide protection for you when you are sick or disabled and includes voluntary Life Insurance offering for your family.· We want to make sure you plan for retirement, so our 401(k) Plan is available after 6 months with a 3% company matching contribution, and access to a financial planner to make sure the decisions you are making are the right for your unique needs.· Working hard requires us to rest and rejuvenate so we provide generous time off benefits· A continually evolving and expanding culture to improve our employees lives both while at work and when out in the world. Work and family are very important to us at ADDEV and we strive to respect all employee’s time off either when on vacation or after standard work hours Good Things to Know:All applicants for employment must be legally authorized to work in the United States. ADDEV Materials is currently not sponsoring candidates without legal authorization. ·How to apply: To work at our company, you will need to be open to a reference check, background check and drug screen. Please complete our on-line application using our ZOHO recruitment ATS at this link: ***We are an equal opportunity employer. Therefore, qualified applicants will be considered regardless of their sex, race, age, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, military and veteran status, or another protected category. This position is available in Morgan Hills, California Local Candidates preferred.

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