Marine Procurement Manager job vacancy in Eastman – Jobs in Kingsport, TN 37660

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Company Name :
Company Location :
Kingsport, TN 37660
Job Position :
Marine Procurement Manager
Job Category :
Jobs in California

Job Description :
Eastman’s current hiring policy encourages and prefers new hires be fully vaccinated before reporting to work in this role when possible.
Founded in 1920, Eastman is a global specialty materials company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With the purpose of enhancing the quality of life in a material way, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. The company’s innovation-driven growth model takes advantage of world-class technology platforms, deep customer engagement, and differentiated application development to grow its leading positions in attractive end markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. As a globally inclusive and diverse company, Eastman employs approximately 14,000 people around the world and serves customers in more than 100 countries. The company had 2021 revenues of approximately $10.5 billion and is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA. For more information, visit

Job Description

This position is responsible for managing the procurement sourcing for Marine Container, LCL, and Container Drayage. Managing the relationship between suppliers and our internal business partners to deliver the best service to our customers.


Works safely by being a role model, demonstrate and encourage safe work habits, and drive for zero incidents
Develops sourcing strategy for assigned categories

Fully understands EMN business needs
Analyzes markets – short and long term
Develops global strategies that require extensive collaboration with ex-US colleagues & suppliers
Solves raw material sourcing problems

Serves as Eastman subject matter expert on the industry
Understands supplier financials and relevant metrics
Negotiate Contracts with suppliers to support strategies
Implements established logistics policies, procedures, and practices to meet short/long term business requirements
Develops & fosters supplier relationship network
Drives SRM’s for key suppliers
Communicates with Key Influencers in Supply Chain, Business, and Manufacturing
Serves or leads on project teams
Manages, motivates and assesses performance of a team of professionals, and supports their career development
Responsible for category Procurement Plans
Escalates within supplier organization for performance issues and crisis management
Collaborates with rate auditing on invoice issues
Role also may have Distribution Safety responsibilities outside NAR


Strong negotiation skills, knowledge in procurement strategy, and International Logistics
Possess the ability to manage a wide variety of activities simultaneously.
Capable of making critical quick decisions.
Able to assume an elevated level of accountability & responsibility
Has the ability to lead, and influence teams of people with and without having direct authority over those groups.
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written), highly collaborative, and promote global cross functional teamwork.
Expertise with Analytical Tools preferred; including, but not limited to SAP, Power BI, Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.


A Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Supply Chain, Logistics, Finance, Accounting, Business, or related field.
MBA preferred


APICS or CPM certification is a plus but not necessary

Eastman Chemical Company is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.
Eastman is committed to creating a powerfully diverse workforce and a broadly inclusive workplace, where everyone can contribute to their fullest potential each day.

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