Amersfoort, Netherlands Apply Now Apply until: 1 Aug 2024

Are you a flexible and Self-directed professional and do you have the ability to support process improvement initiatives while balancing daily responsibilities? Please do not hesitate to apply for this vacancy.

At Nouryon, our global team of Changemakers takes positive action every day, to reach higher collectively and individually. We create innovative and sustainable solutions for our customers to answer society’s needs – today and in the future. We are looking for team members who bring ideas forward, champion others and work together to do better. Does that sound like you? 


About the job

In this role as Outplant Support Specialist you will be assigned responsibility for a group of outplants within the region, with the specific number determined by geography proximity, shipment count, business complexity & special attributes, and individual experience/capability.


As a specialist you are responsible for executing daily shipping, inventory control, site logistics activities in SAP for outplants without direct SAP link, as well as supervising and supporting these activities for outplants that have a direct link. In addition, you will be responsible for internal and external stakeholder management for the assigned outplant(s).



In your future role as Outplant Support Specialist

  • Monitoring site logistics activities in SAP for SAP-direct outplants, and monitoring and execution for non-SAP direct outplants; including picking instructions, creating transport and export documents for outplants and booking GI/GR, process COA’s;
  • Plan and execute repacking and relabeling operations;
  • Monitor and book stock adjustment, i.e. blocked or damaged stock;
  • Monitor and control inbound and outbound order flow for SAP direct outplants;
  • Lead or participate daily operational calls with outplants and internal stakeholders to ensure planned orders are shipped, and identify and resolve issues swiftly;
  • Participate (large outplants) or lead (small outplants) in outplant periodic performance reviews;
  • Complaint handling and investigation;
  • Updating global outplant database & facility details;
  • Identify frequency and cause of service failures and participate in efforts to identify and implements solutions. 


We believe you bring


  • Bachelor’s Degree (BA/BS) in Engineering, Supply Chain, Logistics, or related field;
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in warehousing / supply chain. Experience with chemical companies is preferred;
  • Demonstrated knowledge in performing warehousing and site shipping activities;
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and quickly develop a solution;
  • Strong working knowledge and history of using computers and programs specific to logistics (SAP, TMS, WMS) and to general business management (MS Excel, Word). ;
  • Fluency in the Dutch and English languages (Spanish is considered as an extra).

We believe you are


  • Someone who has ability to communicate with various levels and functions within the organization, including global team members and third parties;
  • An analytical person who makes decisions based on facts;
  • Self-directed and able to work with minimal supervision.

We offer you


You will have the chance to work with various stakeholders across all levels of the organization. The global team are all professional specialists who strive to be better every day and are always willing to help whenever necessary. Our employment package comprises:

  • A temporary contract with a probationary period of 1 months.
  • A gross basic annual salary including holiday allowance based on your knowledge and experience between EUR 58,700 and EUR 85.500.
  • 25 vacation days + 10 leave days.
  • An end-of-year bonus.
  • Excellent pension scheme.
  • Good growth and training opportunities.


Good to know

This is a one-year contract on a full-time basis, based in Amersfoort.

Please apply via our online recruitment system. We will not accept applications via e-mail. Once it's with us we will review to see if we have a match between your skills and the role! For more information about our hiring process, visit:  


We look forward to receiving your application! 

About Nouryon

We’re looking for tomorrow’s Changemakers, today. 


If you’re looking for your next career move, apply today and join Nouryon’s worldwide team of Changemakers in providing essential solutions that our customers use to manufacture everyday products such as personal care, cleaning, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Our employees are driven by the wish to make an impact and actively drive positive change. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions. From day one we support you with your personal growth, through challenging positions and comprehensive learning and development opportunities, in a dynamic, international, diverse, and proactive working environment. 

 #WeAreNouryon #Changemakers 


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For additional information about the vacancy please contact Patrycja Szczawinska Talent Acquisition Partner via


We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or staffing companies. 


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1 Aug 2024
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