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Strategic Sourcing Specialist

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Date: Jan 11, 2022

Location: Mszczonow, PL, 96-320

Company: Corning

This position shall be responsible for the tactical execution of procurement strategies for Indirect Materials & Services and Capital equipment for the manufacturing site in Mszczonów, Poland.

This role’s work location is Mszczonów, Poland. This position reports to the OFC EMEA Regional Supply Manager and with a dotted line to the Plant Procurement Manager.



  • Review and process purchase requisitions into PO's in SAP ERP system (including obtaining and examining quotations and bids)
  • Creates and maintains contractual documents in ARIBA system (Supply Agreements/SOWs, Pricing Agreements, Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA), Certificates of Insurance (COI), etc.)
  • Works closely with requisitioners, suppliers, receiving, and Corning Shared Services (CSS) to resolve invoice issues and identify root cause and corrective action
  • Responsible for all Vendor Add/Change/Maintenance requirements.
  • Supports plant leadership and/or GSM requests for data analysis, metrics reporting, purchasing information
  • Negotiates business terms with incumbent and new suppliers
  • Assist with submissions for all savings tracker entries into Ariba as required




  • Academic degree in Supply Chain, Business Administration or related disciplines
  • Minimum of 3 year of experience in procurement functions
  • Knowledge of procurement /supply chain modules in SAP R/3 – mandatory
  • Experience in sourcing of Indirect materials and services
  • Knowledge of procurement processes and systems
  • Good command of English language
  • Attention to details
  • Ability to collect and analyze data
  • Medium proficiency for MS Office (Outlook, EXCEL, WORD, POWERPOINT)
  • Understands the importance of clear requirements
  • Demonstrates drive and commitment through the organization
  • Strong Customer Focus
  • Self-organizational and time management skills




  • Competitive salary according to experiece & competences
  • Facility adapted for people with disabilities
  • Annual bonus
  • Private medical care
  • Social benefits fund
  • Multisport card
  • Flexible working hours, partial home office
  • Relocation package
  • Benefits for parents