Category Manager - Energy and Gases

Houston Permanent USD120,000 - USD142,000 per year Hybrid working
  • Multinational Chemical Company
  • Lead sourcing and category management efforts for the Americas region

About Our Client

The company's one of the world's largest diversified chemical companies, they activate the power of human capital to address society's future challenges.

Job Description

The main responsibilities are:

  • Develop and Execute sourcing strategy for energy buy within Americas Region.
  • Develop and Execute sourcing strategy for industrial (plant scale) gas buy.
  • Engage internal stakeholders in alignment process to ensure that the company, across all domains, is moving in same direction.
  • Engage external stakeholders in driving the company's targets and goals in this space.
  • Drive day to day optimization of energy and industrial gas buy.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

The main qualifications are:

  • Knowledge of SAP system on contract/PO creation.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite of applications.
  • Ability to work independently in this space in complex situations.
  • Ability to build cross functional teams across different geographies.
  • Knowledge of (or ability to learn quickly) relevant market space and dynamics.
  • Capacity to work in a matrix work environment.

What's on Offer

  • Base Salary up to $142k
  • 15% Bonus
  • PTO
  • Hybrid work available
  • Health, Dental, Vision
  • 401k
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Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Procurement Management
Industrial / Manufacturing
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Consultant name
Alexis Moses
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Job Nature
Hybrid working