Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate



About Syngenta

Syngenta is one of the world’s leading agriculture companies. Our ambition is to help safely feed the world while taking care of the planet.We aim to improve the sustainability, quality and safety of agriculture with world class science and innovative crop solutions. Our technologies enable millions of farmers around the world to make better use of limited agricultural resources. With 28,000 people in more than 90 countries we are working to transform how crops are grown. Through partnerships, collaboration and The Good Growth Plan we are committed to improving farm productivity, rescuing land from degradation, enhancing biodiversity and revitalizing rural communities.

Role Purpose

- The Leadership of a defined direct spend packaging category across EAME, ensuring appropriate resources and capabilities

- Ensure total control of spend (~$35m) through proper commercial strategies and alignment with the requirements of the region

- Ensure compliance with procurement policies and procedures

- Be the procurement leader in cross functional project teams (SC, Packaging Technology, etc.)

- To be procurement professional who achieves the highest level of contribution to profit, growth, and competitive advantage by demonstrable best in class procurement performance and by leveraging Syngenta’s global scale and skills in all areas of spend

- This role is part of the EAME Direct Procurement Team, and should work in close coordination with counterparts within the regions and in headquarters, ensuring common strategies, standards and the establishment of a regional organization with global alignment Accountabilities

- Lead and support the management of strategic supplier relationships, including negotiation of major contracts and agreements, contract performance and service delivery
- Reach procurement related savings for category spend of ~$35m under consideration of optimal value creation for Syngenta

- Be and act as an ambassador of the procurement organization

- KPI management (QOTIF)

- Develop and implement category sourcing strategies based on long-term objectives

- Manage the quality & risks associated with the category and supplier base

- Build and provide expert market knowledge for respective supply markets

- Align, support and consider globalstrategies / projects and practices within category

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