BASF Contract Administrator and Customer Care Specialist in Amherst, New York
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Contract Administrator and Customer Care Specialist (1901479)– Amherst, NY
Where the ChemistryHappens
This position confers with customers to negotiate terms and execute Purchase Orders/Sub-Contracts. It will also be responsible for entering, managing and fulfilling engineered to order purchases while upholding a high standard of customer service.
Prior experience in ContractAdministration/negotiation of Terms and Conditions within the Constructionindustry
Proficient in the use of personal computer,including Microsoft Office Suite and ERP software
Strong and assertive communication skills withthe ability to communicate and interact effectively with all levels inside andoutside the organization
Must possess a high degree of organization
Must be self-motivated and results-oriented andcomfortable working in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
A high degree of interpersonal versatility isneeded and is supported by an outgoing, assertive and friendly demeanor whichenables person to build positive relationships with internal clients and theexternal customers.
Develop amendments for mutually agreeable Termsand Conditions
Review detail of incoming purchase orders forconformance to quotation or price list and resolve discrepancies or lack ofinformation.
Enter approved purchase order into the computersystem.
Monitor and expedite shop drawing approvals.
Field incoming order inquiry calls.
Process any change orders and order updates oncomputer system.
Provide product lead time and availability.
Make contractors aware of ship date.
Need to have a thorough understanding of companyand its mission
Completing all tasks as delegated by thesupervising authority.
Support and adhere to all environmental, healthand safety rules and regulations as described in the Environmental Health andSafety Rules and Regulations Employee Handbook as well as WBA specific safetyguidelines and procedures. Make “safety”a way of life and always a part of your individual actions.
Complete all work in conformance with Companyand Department ISO 9001-2000 and 14001 policies, procedures, and workinstructions.
Must be able to relate job performance to ISOobjectives.
Insures safety is the main priority withindepartment and company.
Create Your OwnChemistry: What We Offer You
Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.
The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you’ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.
BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.
Job: ADSU - Admin. & Office Support
Organization: N-EBN/E-Business Mgmt Expansion Joints-63020090
Title: Contract Administrator and Customer Care Specialist
Requisition ID: 1901479