Talents of tomorrow – Commercial graduates in procurement (m/f/d)

Job Overview

Borealis Polyolefine GmbH


Are you looking for a challenging opportunity to kickstart your international and commercial career in the area of Procurement?

We have got your back!
Regardless of whether you are seeking a managerial or commercial career, as our Talent of Tomorrow, you will have a wealth of opportunities to develop your strengths and unfold your potential.

As our Commercial Graduate, you will have the next 18 months filled with a solid plan for your growth within your professional and personal development. You will be offered rotations into 2-3 different roles in different teams and potentially different locations. You will build a solid knowledge base as well as a strong network within Borealis. Our aim is to transform current graduates into tomorrow’s leaders or experts.

We drive for continuous improvement in the health and safety of our employees, environmental performance and our products. We value an open culture and encourage engagement, and wish to welcome you in this environment within a diverse, growing and sustainable company.

Are you ready for this joint effort? We look forward to making you part of our future by gradually introducing you to the world of Borealis and supporting you to build up your expertise.

By accepting this challenge, you will learn to turn theory into practice
Want to know how it’s done?
Within Procurement, you will contribute to the following topics:

  • Joining the raw material procurement team to support senior professionals in specific tasks
  • Executing operational procurement for specific material for our polyolefin production.
  • Actively managing suppliers and their contracts, purchase orders. This will be in direct contact with the supplier as well as in our IT systems
  • Active listening and learning to take initiative to identify, propose and implement improvements to (common) procurement processes and systems in order to optimise resources and efficiency
  • Contribute to strategy development, business cases, contract negotiations, etc.

You would be a great match if …

… you like challenges, strive to innovate and work towards obtaining the best qualitative results. Because so do we! We will support you in expanding your knowledge, building further on your Master’s degree within Economics, Business administration or Supply Chain Management and your interest in procurement topics. You are an openminded person with good negotiation skills. You like to explore different cultures and understand differences. At the same time, you have an analytic mind-set, which helps you to understand business cases, costs and prices quickly. You enjoy working in multifaceted teams and are ready to travel. Furthermore, you master English at a business level.

About Borealis and our offer

We are here for you! If you have any questions, please contact Renate Ewinger, (renate.ewinger@borealisgroup. com). Please note that applications via e-mail will not be accepted since we are serious about protection of your personal data, so thank you for applying online.

Following Austrian law regulations, we offer, reflecting your experiences, skills and competencies, competitive compensation based on the applicable collective labour agreement and are willing to pay more based on your experience and background. In addition, we offer a yearly bonus and a voluntary company pension plan.

Application deadline is 07.03.2021. You need to be available to participate in interviews between 12.04.2021 and 14.04.2021. The virtual assessment centre is scheduled for late April. Please be aware you will need to make some preparations the week before the assessment centre.

Borealis is one of the world’s leading providers of advanced and circular polyolefin solutions and a European market leader in base chemicals, fertilizers and the mechanical recycling of plastics. We leverage our polymers expertise and decades of experience to offer value adding, innovative and circular material solutions for key industries. In reinventing for more sustainable living, we build on our commitment to safety, our people and excellence as we accelerate the transformation to a circular economy and expand our geographical footprint.
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Borealis Polyolefine GmbH
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