Manager Supply Chain Services bij LyondellBasell

Fulltime, Rotterdam

Are you experienced in Supply Chain and understand the value of data & analytics as a foundation for driving continuous improvement? Can you lead a team and support them in their professional development?  Do you poses financial acumen? Welcome to LyondellBasell…

This is LyondellBasell

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the world’s largest plastics, chemical and refining companies and a member of the S&P 500. LyondellBasell ( manufactures products at 55 sites in 17 countries.  Our products and technologies are used to make items that improve the quality of life for people around the world including; packaging, electronics, automotive parts, home furnishings, construction materials and biofuels.

This is the role

How can we drive improvement and stimulate efficiency? How can we deliver a clear structure for cost and key performance for the Supply Chain department? Questions we ask ourselves daily, and that’s where you come in……..

As a manager supply chain services you manage a team of 10 professionals that provide both analytical support for the European Supply Chain function and administrative support for the European Supply Chain procurement groups. The team is internationally and culturally diverse and reflects the international character of LyondellBasell.

Your tasks will be varied and so will be your days. You will be supervising the back office and drive improvement and efficiency. You are the focal point for Supply Chain and analytics reporting and interpreting the data for opportunities. You frequently Collaborate with peer managers especially in regards to cost reporting their KPI dashboarding. You also interact with stakeholders outside of your department like Business finance, business process groups and site logistics.

Important responsibilities concern the following: Supply Chain cost analysis, benchmark reporting & associated analysis, gap closure tracking & reporting and KPI reporting.

The financial component in this role entails the responsibility for the annual supply chain budget and ongoing tracking of performance versus this budget.

This is who you are

We are looking for an experienced manager with a solid track record within supply chain. You are driven by results and want to be a contributor to improvements in the department based on analysis for which you are the driver.

This is what you bring

  • Minimum bachelors degree required in a technical, Commercial or Logistics discipline. Masters qualification preferred
  • Minimum of 8 years Supply Chain, business process/analysis or similar experience required.
  • Managerial experience required
  • IT capabilities – Advanced Excel skills, SAP


Critical role specific competencies: Drive for results /Advanced analytical skills / Interpersonal capability

Our LyondellBasell competencies are the following: Builds effective teams, Collaborates, Cultivates Innovation, Customer focus, Demonstrates Courage, Drives results, Ensures accountability, Instills trust and exemplifies integrity.

This is what we offer

We offer an environment where we encourage personal and professional growth and where you will be rewarded for your performance and results. You will have the possibility to work with specialist on all fields to develop innovative solutions and to extend your national and international network. In addition, we offer you a competitive salary package.


Please feel free to call Chris de Boer at +316 48375361 for more details. Would you like to apply? Just send us your motivation and resume via this link.

Acquisition as a result of this vacancy is not appreciated.