Contract Manager

Location: Arnhem, Gelderland, Netherlands
Salary: €80 - €110 per hour + ea
Job Type: Contract
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Contracts Manager / Specialist
Full time
About the organisation
This organisation is well known in the special chemical industry and delivers everyday products for manufactures such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. They have about 11 thousand employees and operate in 80 countries around the world. They have earned a place among the best performing companies in the chemical industry in terms of safety, sustainability, and reliability.

About the job opportunity
In this role you will be responsible for supporting the international procurement team in preparing the full overview of all functional procurement contracts. You will review each contract and analyse the impact on the project aligning with the stakeholders. The organisation is going through transition and in your role it is crucial to coordinate between category managers, functions and stakeholders. You will be representing the team during internal meetings and present reports and progress to senior stakeholders. In this position you will be reporting to the Global Procurement Manager.

Summary of main tasks and responsibilities;
  • Support the procurement team in preparing the full overview of all Functional Procurement Contracts
  • Review each contracts and analyse impact on the project in alignment with stakeholders
  • Execute contract transfers to new legal entity
  • Reach out to supplier to prepare for separation prior to day 1 (assignment clauses etc)
  • Work with Category Managers and Functions to prepare associated plan of approach and commercial & contractual negotiations
  • Estimate, track and manage financial and operational risks for the organisation
  • Provide input for set up of TSAs
  • Coordinate between category managers, functions and stakeholder
  • Support the team in other procurement activities
  • Represent the team in internal steerco meetings and report progress to and manage senior stakeholders
Your profile - Background and Knowledge:
  • You are holding (strong preference) a Master degree in Business Administration, Economics, Trade or related to this field.
  • You have a proven track record (min. 5 years) of successful management in procurement and/or contract management;
  • You have excellent communication skills, works in a proactive way, is result driven and enjoys working in an international team;
  • Language: English (mandatory)
What will you receive;
An opportunity to be part of the one most innovative organisation in the world. You will be working in an international and dynamic work environment and be part of a professional procurement team.
First contract will be from December 2020 till May 2021, extension is high likely.
  • Full time work week (40hrs)
  • It is possible to work freelance or via JP Gray.
Do you find yourself the perfect candidate for the role? Than I am looking forward to hearing from you.
*Interviews will be taken place on short notice * Please feel free to contact me, Jeanine Tukker, via mail for questions or sharing your interest j.tukker(a)
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