NPR Buyer Turkey

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Date: Jul 20, 2022

Location: Dilovasi, TR

Company: AkzoNobel

Our company can only deliver sustainable high performance if our employees can reach their full potential and grow and develop together with AkzoNobel. We want to ensure employees are offered continuous learning and development opportunities. With that intention in mind please find job opportunity mentioned below. Please make sure you discuss the same with your manager before applying. You can also refer someone you know for the job!


We are looking for a NPR Buyer in AkzoNobel-Marshall located in Dilovası.

·      Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain, Business or related field,

·      +3 years of experience in purchasing role preferably in an international company,

·      Professional procurement accreditation is an asset,

·      Coupa (Procurement platform) experience is an asset,

·      Project management experience,

·      Prioritizing and effective time management,

·      Excellent command of written and spoken English,

·      Self-starter, great communicator and able to influence others,

·      Sustainable in result orientation, ambassador of cultural change.

Job Description

·      Responsibility on proceeding projects up to 100k euro, for capex up to 250k euro,

·      Leading, driving the buying process for the assigned area, ensuring competitive pricing, right service, and quality level with best terms & conditions for AkzoNobel business units in Turkey,

·      Implementing global and developing regional category strategies as part of their geographic responsibility,

·      Sourcing, supporting, and facilitating the acquisition of NPR (Non Product Related - Indirect)*goods and services,

·      Supporting the attainment of NPR procurement goals, both global, regional, and local, cost avoidance, supplier consolidation, payment term improvement, catalogue buying, process improvement, sustainability, etc.,

·      Training users on the tools, policies and procedures pertaining to NPR purchase,

·      Constantly reviewing relevant NPR processes and making improvement or recommendation when required,

·      Following and enforcing policies and procedures and ensuring that all commercial contracts are executed in compliance,

·      Executing S2C (Source to Contract)process professionally, competitive bidding, negotiating, bid analysis & evaluation,

·      Interacting with multiple stakeholders within the country/cluster of countries to understand, potential challenges and business requirements to be addressed,

·      Resolving the operational issues related to P2P (Purchase to Pay)promptly,

·      Developing deep market understanding and country/region specific benchmarking for the industry through methods.

* Non Product Related – Indirect: categories like Marketing, Proffessional Services, HR, 3rd party labour, MRO, technical services, fleet leasing, admin services and supplies, investment , etc


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or disability.