Contract Manager Indirect Procurement (Geleen)


Established in 2023, but with a combined heritage of over 100 years, Envalior is entering the market as a leading global engineering materials powerhouse offering novel and innovative solutions to today’s world. Envalior brings together two highly complementary established players in DSM Engineering Materials and LANXESS High Performance Materials.

We offer a uniquely positioned portfolio of longstanding material, application, and design expertise, creating real and meaningful value for our customers and the greater global society. To grow this leading global engineering materials company, we hire new colleagues to strengthen the foundation for the new organization. This is the perfect time to influence change, challenge the status quo, be part of something new and exciting, craft, create and develop the best in ALL WORLDS and be part of something truly innovative, inspirational and transformational.

Do you want to be part of this exciting journey ahead? Do you love working in an international, highly energized, and collaborative team? Maybe it’s you we are looking for in our global procurement team, as our new Contract Manager Indirect Procurement – Business Services.

The Position:

As our Contract Manager, you will execute and implement contracts to maximize contract compliance and drive continuous improvement of supplier performance. Every day you will work with internal and external stakeholders to identify opportunities for value creation, and contribute to shaping future of a new company. To thrive in this role you must have experience in purchasing or commercial function.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support category procurement with implementation of sourcing initiatives.
  • Manage contract implementation and develop relationships/partnership with suppliers and track their performance.
  • Implement supplier development activities defined in the cross-functional review meetings with suppliers to improve performance and further reduce cost.
  • Manage partnerships with stakeholders on a global scale at all levels in the organization.
  • Look for cost reduction opportunities.


  • Bachelors or Master’s degree, preferably in procurement and/or relevant technical discipline
  • Negotiation skills.
  • Initiative to go above and beyond to add value.
  • Highly developed communication skills and (external) networking capabilities.
  • Capability of working in a fast paced and often changing environment.
  • Fluent in English language skills, other languages are good to have.


Compensation: We offer competitive compensation packages, inclusive of a global bonus program and an individual performance bonus program.
Comprehensive Benefits: We provide a variety of benefits to support your financial security, health and wellbeing including retirement plans, health programs, life insurance and medical care.
Work-Life & Flexibility: We support you in maintaining a balance between working hours and personal life. With our global “Xwork” program, we offer flexible working arrangements in all countries in which we operate.
Training & Development: We are committed to your professional and personal development and encourage you in the ongoing pursuit of education, training and knowledge through both formal and informal learning.
Diversity: For us, talent matters, we welcome everyone who commits to our values. We strongly believe that including diverse perspectives makes us more innovative and enhances our competitiveness. Therefore, we embrace the uniqueness of every single individual and are truly committed to supporting our people in developing their individual potential.

Interested in this position? Please apply on-line by sending us your CV & Motivation letter in English via the career portal or contact the recruiter directly Reference check procedures are part of the ENVALIOR Recruitment & Selection Process and will be contacted when these references checks are required.

Envalior is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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