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Henkel AG & Co.

Nashville, TN

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Job Description:

Henkel Adhesive Technologies is a worldwide leader in bonding, sealing and surface treatments - thanks to our ambitious people. We create unique value for our clients and our technologies can be found in many objects touching our lives every day. Our success is built on constant innovation and people who strive for excellence. Working at Henkel is much more than just a job. It's a passion. Have you got what it takes?

The Buyer has the responsibility and the accountability to buy assigned materials in support of select Henkel Chemical Management customers. The Buyer actively contributes to the achievement of all purchasing function goals and objectives, as defined by both Henkel and the customer; including: 1) Cost management, 2) On-time delivery, 3) Quality assurance, 4) Inventory management and 5) Customer satisfaction.

What we offer

Provide support to purchasing management, assist in selecting world-class suppliers and negotiate best “total costs” to meet customer expectations and objectives.

Responsibilities include data/order entry, order management, expediting, order analysis, and consumption analysis.

The Buyer will be expected to lead certain supplier negotiations, initiate request for quotes for medium size projects, help track commodity cost trends, stay abreast of new products and environmental regulations and JIT practices.

The Buyer will also be a responsible team member in the preparation, evaluation, and maintenance of HCM’s Quality (ISO, & AS9120) certifications, as applicable.

The position will help interview suppliers, customers, and Henkel contacts.

Who we are looking for

Bachelor’s degree or related experience.

Two years purchasing, planning, or inventory control experience; supporting manufacturing preferred 

Excellent supplier negotiating skills.

Excellent math, spreadsheet, cost and price analysis skills

Excellent interpersonal communication skills

Experience with chemical based products in a manufacturing or equivalent environment preferred.

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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Company Profile
Looking back on nearly 140 years of success, Henkel’s vision is to become a global leader in brands and technologies. Henkel holds globally leading market positions both in the consumer and industrial sector today and is well known for brands such as Persil, Schwarzkopf and Loctite. The company is organized into three globally operating business units: Laundry & Home Care, Beauty Care and Adhesive Technologies. The Dax-30 company is headquartered in Düsseldorf, Germany, and proud of its about 50,000 employees from more than 120 nations worldwide. Henkel is globally active and has as strong presence in emerging markets.

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