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TECHNICAL BUYER - Cosmetics Sector-

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Date: Nov 24, 2021

Location: Gava, B, ES, 8850

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

The Lubrizol Corporation is an innovative specialty chemical company that produces and supplies technologies that improvethe quality and performance of our customers' products in the global transportation, industrial and consumer markets. Lubrizol’s industry-leading technologies in additives, ingredients and compounds enhance the quality,performance and value of customers’ products, while reducing their environmental impact.

TECHNICAL BUYER – Cosmetics Sector-

Lubrizol, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company that combines complex, specialty chemicals to optimize the quality, performance and value of customers’ products while reducing their environmental impact.

In partnership with our customers, we advance solutions that inspire a more beautiful life. Ingredient expertise is just the beginning to our story of going further together. Add in our global organization’s consumer insights, formulation experience and manufacturing capabilities for a powerful, world-class partnership.

Lubrizol Life Science (LLS) Beauty is strengthening its global marketing team with a marketing specialist that will contribute to the roll-out of the skin care strategy working with key stakeholders in a matrix organization.

The position will be located in Gavà


Key responsibilities

As a technical buyer, you will:


  • Collaboration with Quality Assurance in supplier homologation and evaluation.
  • Search alternative suppliers for assigned purchase categories.
  • Materials and services sourcing.
  • Participation in Purchasing Reporting, KPI’s etc..


  • Management of contracts for assigned materials and services


  • Sourcing for new raw materials or substitutes, packaging materials.
  • Sourcing for new service companies.

Order management

  • Purchase Orders creation
  • Orders delivery tracking
  • Request for quotations

Quality system

  • Creation of new department procedures
  • System update


  • Participation in improvement processes and projects.
  • Regular Meetings Attendance
  • General Administrative Duties.

Candidate description

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in purchasing department in cosmetics, pharmaceutical or adjacent industry. 
  • MSc (Master of Science), Meng (Master o Engineering) or Bachelor’s degree in a technical or business administration discipline.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a complex, matrix organization
  • Willing to take initiatives and work proactively across functions
  • Good communication skill and Creative mind
  • Fluent in English (verbally and in writing)

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