Senior Purchasing Specialist

Grow with us.
Worldwide.

● Kronospan is the world’s leading manufacturer of wood-based panels ● Our products are used in everything from flooring and furniture to timber-framed houses ● We are investing in innovation since 1897 ● Our integrated operation allows us to perfect every last detail ● 27 countries, more than 40 sites.

Senior Purchasing Specialist
Ref.No: SPSMA 12/2021

You will be responsible for technical, investment, and raw material purchasing activities. The duties in this position will include, among others:

  • Effective search for new suppliers.
  • Conduct commercial negotiations regarding terms of purchase.
  • Cooperate closely with suppliers and ensure timeliness of purchase orders.
  • Cooperate closely with the maintenance, production, warehouse, and sales departments.
  • Monitor, analyze stock levels and forecast purchasing needs.
  • Execute and supervise orders.
  • Report and handle complaints.
  • Supervision over purchase and administrative documentation.
  • Participate in the monthly inventory.

Requirements: 

  • Minimum 3-4 years of professional experience in the purchasing department.
  • Strong negotiation skills.
  • Flexibility to attend frequent business trips.
  • Fluency in Polish and English (Russian as an advantage).
  • Higher education (preferably technical or economic).
  • Ability to analyze and work with big data.
  • Knowledge of MS Office and PDM system.
  • Willingness to undertake long-term cooperation.
  • Active driving skills.
  • Ability to work under time pressure. 

We offer:

  • Work in an international corporation that is a leader in its industry.
  • Stable employment based on an employment contract without a trial period.
  • Attractive system of monthly rewards.
  • Mentoring during the onboarding process.
  • Development within the organization as part of internal recruitment.
  • Employee referral program.
  • Participation in training financed by the employer.
  • Attractive discounts on the purchase of Kronospan products.