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Logistic Sourcing Analyst


Rotterdam, NL, 3013 AA

Req ID:  78069
Facility:  Rotterdam-554
Department:  Administration
Division:  Global APS

Do you like data mining and are you hands-on? Are you looking for a position where you will work on a combination of business process optimization, reporting, analysis, consultancy, as well as operational activities? This might be the position for you! You will work in a leading  international company within its field, in an environment where professional and personal growth is encouraged. As part of our culture we strive for diversity, equity and inclusion for all, Welcome to LyondellBasell…

This is LyondellBasell

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world. Driven by its employees around the globe, LyondellBasell produces materials and products that are key to advancing solutions to modern challenges like enhancing food safety through lightweight and flexible packaging, protecting the purity of water supplies through stronger and more versatile pipes, improving the safety, comfort and fuel efficiency of many of the cars and trucks on the road, and ensuring the safe and effective functionality in electronics and appliances. LyondellBasell sells products into more than 100 countries and is the world's largest producer of polypropylene compounds and the largest licensor of polyolefin technologies. In 2022, LyondellBasell was named to Fortune Magazine's list of the "World's Most Admired Companies" for the fifth consecutive year.

We have the potential — and responsibility — to use this scale and reach to make a positive impact across our value chains. That’s why we are working to make meaningful progress to address some of the world’s most pressing challenges such as reducing plastic waste in the environment, helping to mitigate climate change and contributing to a thriving society for our employees, the communities where we operate and the people who depend on our products.

This is the role

Do you enjoy data mining? As a Logistics Sourcing Analyst, your role entails a combination of business process optimization, reporting, analysis, consultancy, as well as operational activities. You will design and establish comprehensive and informative dashboards leveraging tools like  Alteryx, Power Automate and Power BI to enhance the visibility of Supply Chain Spends.

Together with your fellow analysts, you ensure complete and accurate monthly spend reporting and provide specific insights to your business line. You support existing reports and dashboards and next to that you will be an ambassador of continuous improvements by participating in projects and change requests to optimize these and/or introduce new ones.

Your operational activities are linked to securing accurate and timely processing of transportation invoices while maintaining effective business controls. 

LyondellBasell’s customer focused Supply Chain aims at delivering industry-leading service while delivering differential value to the business, today and into the future.  We separate our Supply Chain functions into several areas; these include logistics, customer fulfillment, services, trade compliance, and support for business processes and systems. 

Responsibilities & Accountabilities: 

  • Ensuring timely updates of dashboards as per agreed with your stakeholders
  • Driving continuous improvements in data quality, actionable insights and process standardization.
  • Signaling KPI deviations and follow up by informing stakeholders and where possible take corrective actions yourself
  • Contributing and participating in cross-functional projects.
  • Supporting the Category Managers and Sourcing Leads as an analyst with structural and on demand reports and KPI analysis.
  • Assure accurate contract data management to provide correct rating and routing of shipments
  • Presenting findings and pitching ideas to management and other departments so they understand recommendations or changes.
  • Delivering global performance management information to the Sourcing & Supply Chain organization.

This is who you are

To be successful in this role you must recognize yourself in the following profile:

  • Positive and empowering mindset and a great team player
  • Strong business analytical ability and problem-solving skills
  • Structured problems solving skills to establish scalable solutions
  • Presents information clearly and the ability to create buy in on several decision levels
  • Customer focused stakeholder management
  • Result oriented mindset with ability to positively influence the team 

This is what you bring

  • Degree  (BSc/HBO or MSc) in Business, Supply Chain or technical related field
  • Up to 2 years of proven relevant experience in Supply Chain, Procurement or Finance functions
    • MSc starters are also welcome to apply
  • Affinity with data modeling tools 
  • Advanced IT skills (Microsoft Outlook, Office Word/Excel)
    • knowledge of or experience with SAP R/3, Alteryx, Power BI is a plus
  • Fluent English, both written and verbal on different levels and good cross cultural understanding
  • Eligible to work in The Netherlands without any Visa sponsorship needed

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. The Company's Global Remote Work Policy allows eligible employees the option to work up to two days a week from home. LyondellBasell is committed to advancing diversity, equity & inclusion (DEI) to ensure a positive experience for all employees.


Please feel free to contact Manoe Koningstein at manoe.koningstein@ for more details. Would you like to apply? Just send us your motivation and resume via the application button. Only applications through this application button will be taken into consideration.

The recruitment process exists of an initial phone screening and two business interviews before proceeding to a possible job offer a background check will be part of the process.



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