DuPont Improvement Leader Sourcing Center - DUPONT in Principality of Asturias, Spain

Improvement Leader Sourcing Center - DUPONT (Job Number: SOU00001587)



The Improvement Leader Sourcing Center leads or enables improvement initiatives focused on design, implementation and optimization of business processes under the scope of the Sourcing Service Center to:

  • Enhance compliance, productivity and value delivery.

  • Support Global Sourcing Service Center strategy and development.

  • Adapt Sourcing Service Center geographical and functional services coverage to the demands of DuPont business The role of the Improvement Leader is to lead, provide input and support to the development of Sourcing & Logistics business processes, strategies and plans in a project team environment by collecting data quickly and efficiently, conducting specific analyses and communicating key findings and insights for additional business processes improvements. Use a project management approach to solve problems and implement improvements that support the overall end-to-end business process.This position will be part of the DuPont Sourcing Center organization.


Key Activities may include:

  • Lead specific work streams or projects in support of specific spend savings, business process optimization and business objectives.

  • Lead & Support new business integrations.

  • Analyze KPI metrics and help develop improvement strategies.

  • Lead quality control and review, work closely with BRRP and Accounts Payable.

  • Collect VOC data, analyze, and develop improvement plans for implementation.

  • Lead sub-teams and/or networks

  • Collect, clean and analyze spend or distribution data.

  • Develop results pack for each supplier for each round of negotiations.

  • Highlight areas of opportunity across suppliers, categories, commodities and materials

  • Analyzes reports and provide insights to develop improvement strategies.

  • Gather information about suppliers and help develop supply strategies for Efficiency buyers.



  • Bachelor's degree

  • Proven previous work experience regarding data extraction, analysis and interpretation and project work

  • Green Belt certification. Black Belt certification preferred but not required

  • Minimum 3 years Sourcing & Logistics experience

  • Knowledge of lean methodology and/or other project management tools


  • Commitment to the DuPont Core Values

  • Problem solving and analysis skills

  • Leadership skills.

  • Strong self-starter capability

  • Change agent attitude

  • Strong communication skills & ability to influence

  • Excellent computer skills - especially Excel, PowerPoint and other MS package with the ability to analyze, manipulate, and parse data quickly and effectively

  • Ability to manage assigned tasks well and initiates/recommends changes in plan when appropriate

  • Proficiency in BRRP and RTP processes


  • Teamwork/Collaboration, Managing for Productivity, Innovation, Analysis and Judgment, Embracing Change, Communicating with Impact, Business Acumen, Build Sustainable Customer Relationships, Engagement

Primary Location: EMEA-Spain-Principality of Asturias-Asturias

Organization: Corporate

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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