Project Procurement Manager

Evonik Degussa   •  

Mobile, AL

Industry: Chemicals


5 - 7 years

Posted 380 days ago


  • Manage supplier contract/price negotiations as it pertains to Investment Projects.  Dollar ranges up to $200 MM/year. Achieve savings > $5 MM/year.
  • Reach agreement on procurement cost for the project with the ordering party or project manager, control procurement costs, and ensure costs stay within project procurement budgets.
  • Represent Evonik Indirect Procurement within the capital project team. Travel can reange from 20% up to 50% of the time
  • Be responsible for coordination of Indirect Procurement functions for the capital project.
  • Define procurement workflow including interface to external procurement service providers (e.g., EPCM) and ensure execution, where applicable.


  • Bachelor’s degreerequired, technical degreepreferred.
  • 5 years purchasing experience in a related field of expertise, or in other fields with focus on internal and/or external customers, or a minimum 8years experience in chemical industry experience with five (5) years experience Purchasing Agent or Engineer.
  • Must possess knowledge of business law, accounting principals, state taxlaws, "Occupational Safety & Health Act" (OSHA), "Environmental Protection Agency" (EPA) and state licensing regulations, as well as a basic understanding of Quality Management Systems.