Waste and Alternative Fuels Sourcing Specialist

Waste and Alternative Fuels Sourcing Specialist | Big Fish Sp. z o.o.

Waste and Alternative Fuels Sourcing Specialist

Job location:
Mazowieckie or home office

PL21- R207 – S01

Our Client is a leading global diversified building materials group, employing 89,000 people at 3,900 operating locations in 31 countries. With a market capitalisation of c.€20 billion, our Client  is the largest building materials company in North America and the second largest worldwide. A Fortune 500 company, that is  listed in London and Dublin and is a constituent member of the FTSE 100 and ISEQ 20 indices.

Reporting to the  Alternative Fuels Manager you will be mostly responsible for:

  • Preparing a market mapping of alternative fuels and waste suppliers
  • Sourcing and introducing new suppliers
  • Conducting suppliers negotiations and contract administration
  • Maintaining strategic relationships with key suppliers 
  • Analyzing supply market, anticipating changes, and driving associated procurement activities
  • Evaluating contracts and suppliers in order to facilitate final supplier base decisions with relevant stakeholders
  • Ensuring that products are purchased in the most cost- and time-efficient manner  
  • Maintaining waste and alternative fuels suppliers data base
  • Controlling suppliers of waste and alternative fuels in terms of compliance of the delivered material with the administrative decisions held by the supplier
  • Assuring proper level of waste and alternative fuels allowing for the achievement assumed production level
  • Tracking changes in the waste management regulations in the context of their impact on the waste and alternative fuels market
  • Participating in creation of economic, process and technical assumptions for investment projects in the area of waste processing and production of alternative fuels
  • Participation and coordination of projects, cost control in relation to budget assumptions for the implemented projects 


  • University degree - technical or linked with environmental protection and management, preferably waste management or similar
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in waste management including suppliers sourcing and contracting
  • Experience in waste pre-treatment technical projects
  • Up to date waste market knowledge
  • Good negotiation skills
  • Knowledge of the technical drawings sufficient to read the design documentation
  • Very good written and verbal English (at least B2 level)
  • Pro activity, initiative and creativity
  • Analytical skills

Why to apply? : very interesting, new position in the organization for  an open minded, results oriented  and pro active procurement professional  with a solid knowledge of alternative fuels market. The role is very autonomous. Our Client is looking for a candidate who is able to work with limited supervision, who is able to take a responsibility and propose his/ hers  ideas.

If you wish to apply, than send us your CV in English to: michalpiatkowski@e-bigfish.com

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