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Houston, TX, US, 77010

Req ID:  81952
Facility:  One Houston Center-130
Department:  NA Utilities/Ind. Gases & Fcil.
Division:  Olefins and Polyolefins and Global Procu


Basic Function

  • Assist with Polaris Governance, including: defining value, reviewing value cases, providing oversight, and ensuring data hygiene for Polaris and Procurement initiatives
  • Leads support engagements and special projects within the Global Procurement organization, with focus on developing strategic recommendations and providing effective analytic support and guidance. 
  • Active participation in business process, information technology support, systems integration and implementation initiatives for the Procurement organization. 
  • Provides subject matter expertise and leads system enhancement process for the function accountable for optimizing business performance and improving decision support through technology.
  • Provides business process and system design and implementation expertise and the functional design and configuration of the “future state” procurement function.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Analyzes complex data, identifies anomalies and provides information in a user friendly format. 
  • Documents all processes, procedures, benchmarks and analyses performed. 
  • Identifies and implements system and process improvements to optimize efficiency. 
  • Displays high proficiency in Enterprise system applications.  Applies analytical tools to anticipate and solve problems in a timely fashion. 
  • Partners with stakeholders to gather requirements, recommend best practices and solutions, develop business cases, and design and implement appropriate solutions. 
  • Articulates LYB procurement policies and standards. Encourages and enforces compliance.  Answers inquiries requiring interpretation of policies and contribute to a strong governance culture by complying with appropriate governance policies and procedures.
  • Training and change management activities to achieve organizational goals. 
  • Partner with cross-functional teams in programs or initiatives.

Min. Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree required (or recognized equivalent)
  • 5+ years related experience required. 
  • 2-4 years of chemical or related industry experience is desirable.

Preferred Qualifications


Builds effective teams
Cultivates innovation
Customer focus
Demonstrates courage
Drives results
Ensures accountability
Instills trust and exemplifies integrity


LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB): As a leader in the global chemical industry, LyondellBasell strives every day to be the safest, best operated and most valued company in our industry. The company’s products, materials and technologies are advancing sustainable solutions for food safety, access to clean water, healthcare and fuel efficiency in more than 100 international markets. LyondellBasell places high priority on diversity, equity and inclusion and is Advancing Good with an emphasis on our planet, the communities where we operate and our future workforce.  The company takes great pride in its world-class technology and customer focus. LyondellBasell has stepped up its circularity and climate ambitions and actions to address the global challenges of plastic waste and decarbonization. For more information, please visit or follow @LyondellBasell on LinkedIn.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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