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Buyer CS / IT

Company Name:  Basell Service Company B.

Rotterdam, ZH, NL

Req ID:  71916
Facility:  Rotterdam-541
Department:  EU Procurement- Corp Services & IT
Division:  Global Business Services

Are you looking for a role where you will be responsible for Contract management, creating and managing Purchase Orders and Sourcing (RFP’s)? Are you familiar with Corporate Services and IT procurement? Are you a specialist in P2P processes at a Multinational? Are you looking for a stepping stone to further grow your career within the international chemical industry?
Welcome to LyondellBasell...

This is LyondellBasell

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the world’s largest plastics, chemical and refining companies and a member of the S&P 500. LyondellBasell ( manufactures products at 55 sites in 17 countries.  Our products and technologies are used to make items that improve the quality of life for people around the world including; packaging, electronics, automotive parts, home furnishings, construction materials and biofuels.

This is the role

Within GPU (Global Procurement & Utilities) at LyondellBasell (LYB) our Corporate Services and IT Category needs a Buyer who understands that exceptions are part of the work, but should be minimized. To achieve that we are recruiting for a Buyer who is willing to drive Contract Compliance by working with our Stakeholders to explain the P2P process. The day to day job exists of supporting the team with contract- and PO creation in SAP. Next to that you understand how to organize RFP’s and how to – together with your stakeholders -select the best supplier for LYB. Ariba knowledge if preferred for our Sourcing.

As a Buyer in our small team at LyondellBasell you are both an excellent team player, but can work without supervision of peers and supervisor. 
It is a diverse role with a lot of challenge in Indirect Procurement where you have opportunity to really contribute and where you can also work on a further career!

This is who you are

As a Buyer at LyondellBasell you spend a large portion of your time to the administrative part (Contract management & PO creation) of the work. You understand Contract Compliance and you are experienced in P2P. You are a Team player working with and for our Procurement Team, but you can easily do your job autonomously. Next to that you know how to run a RFP based on your Stakeholders/ Client requirements. 

This is what you bring
  • Bachelor’s degree required (or recognized equivalent)
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience required in indirect procurement/ corporate services combined with purchasing and contract management
  • Commercial skills
  • Strong administrative skills
  • Fluent in both Dutch and English language (speaking and writing). Another European country language preferred
  • Knowledge of SAP
  • Knowledge of ARIBA is preferred
  • Driver’s license
  • Team player
  • Ensures accountability
  • Collaborates
  • Cultivates innovation
  • Customer focus
  • Demonstrates courage
  • Drives results
This is what we offer

We offer an environment where we encourage personal and professional growth and where you will be rewarded for your performance and results. You will have the possibility to work with specialist on all fields to develop innovative solutions and to extend your national and international network. In addition, we offer you a competitive salary package.


Please feel free to call Manoe Koningstein at +316 1543 1182 for more details. Would you like to apply? Just send us your motivation and resume via the application button.

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