We innovate and partner with customers in diverse global end markets. Our products and solutions are used in planes, cars, smart and medical devices, batteries, in mineral and oil extraction, among many other applications promoting sustainability.
Our lightweighting materials enhance cleaner mobility, our formulations optimize the use of resources, and our performance chemicals improve air and water quality.
In the past recent years, Solvay Purchasing family invested heavily in developing and rolling out a tailored Purchasing Academy aiming at developing our talented teams, fostering the sense of belonging to the purchasing community and building a network of talented people.
Several courses have been designed with a clear development path and hundreds of individuals have gone through these courses, mainly in classroom trainings on-
site physical courses.This job opening aims at replacing the Head of the Purchasing Academy with the objective of, while capitalizing on the clear success of the Purchasing Academy, reinventing the way we deliver the content of the purchasing academy, bringing some more modularity, leveraging digital opportunities together with continuing to foster the sense of belonging to the purchasing community.
Job Overview and ResponsibilitiesMission : To reshuffle, develop, maintain and adapt Purchasing Academy content and format for all Purchasing family employees together with the way those coursed are deployed to the target audience further leveraging e-
learning opportunities while keeping the purchasing academy as a key enabler of the purchasing family sense of belonging To ensure these programs are continuously aligned with the business needs in order to develop and retain the people required to meet the current and future needs of the Group and to enable its employees to perform at the best of their abilities.Role :
Education and ExperienceUniversity degree required, 5-10 years minimum of purchasing experience, with ideally experience in learning including : course development, courses delivery, digitalisation of coursesStrong appetite for developing othersSkills
Excellent levels of English skills required both verbally and written; additional language skills highly desirable Additional InformationTravel requirement : 40%*LI-PB1