Procurement Specialist - Transportation / Warehousing/Distribution:
Bayer AG

Bayer AG
Research Triangle Park North Carolina
Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change. 


Procurement Specialist - Transportation / Warehousing/Distribution 




Bayer U.S. LLC’s RTP, NC, office seeks a Procurement Specialist – Transportation / Warehousing / Distribution to handle strategic sourcing and supplier management activities within the Transportation/Warehousing/Distribution category.


The primary responsibilities of this role, Bayer U.S. LLC’s RTP, NC, office seeks a Procurement Specialist – Transportation / Warehousing / Distribution, are to: 

  • building relationships with key stakeholders and identify areas of opportunity for further value creation;
  • the supply of all related materials/product/services at right quality in time and at competitive costs for areas of responsibility;
  • supplier selection and the ongoing supplier management; and
  • strategic initiatives and manages sourcing projects that increase value.




Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

  • bachelor’s degree (or foreign equivalent) in Business Administration, Engineering, or a related field;
  • two (2) years of experience in a procurement position in the crop science industry; 
  • Microsoft Suite (especially Microsoft Excel, Power Point and Project); 
  • analyzing total cost of ownership structures for area(s) of responsibility to develop better and/or innovative pricing models (e.g. performance- or indices-based pricing); 
  • developing extensive spend analysis (Excel, Access) and develop overarching category plans to drive EBIT related savings and other financial value; 
  • procurement strategy development and implementation;
  • identifying, evaluating, and developing new sources of supply to improve the company's competitiveness; 
  • supply chain management principles, such as Production Planning, Purchasing, Forecasting, and Logistics; 
  • SAP PBC/PMD/B56/PCS modules; 
  • coordinating with various sites to identify suppliers and secure necessary contracts for labor/supply as well as evaluate supplier performance; 
  • project management processes services/operations, maintenance, and procurement/supply chain services; and 
  • Business Systems, including SAP enterprise systems, Ariba, Contract Management Systems.

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.


Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.   
Location:United States : North Carolina : Research Triangle Park    
Division:Business Services   
Reference Code:14712   
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