Managed MultiPlant Account Support Specialist

Univar Solutions
July 21, 2021
Dublin, OH
Job Type


Want to work for a company that is reimagining distribution?  Join Univar Solutions, the premier global distributor of chemicals and ingredients.  Our goal is to function as a direct extension of our customers’ teams; to serve as an ally in their quest of business success. 

At Univar Solutions, we’re building on our more than 90 years of experience  and drawing on deep resources – inventory and logistics experts, scientists, PhDs, procurement, customer service, sales and marketers-to deliver consultative services and an unmatched portfolio to solve customers’ formulation and operational challenges.  When you work for Univar Solutions, you’ll play an important role in shaping how we deliver more than chemical and ingredients. 


The Managed MultiPlant Account Support Specialist provides overall commercial support for “Managed” MultiPlant Accounts (MPAs).  This role will cover price management, bid management and enterprise-wide sales support following the processes and procedures utilized by the Corporate Account Commercial team.


Price Management

The Managed MPA Support Specialist is responsible for maintaining the integrity of pricing updates for Managed MPAs through day-to-day administration of Univar’s Pricing Policies and Procedures. Collaborate with the HQ SAM, local Sales Support Specialists, and LCD/BCD sellers to provide clear, concise and accurate responses to pricing. 

Bid Management

Bid Management Operations (BMO) follows an organized process for managing responses to customer bid requests also known as Request for Proposal (RFP), Request for Quotation (RFQ) and Request for Information (RFI).  The Managed MPA Support Specialist is responsible for leading the bid process for Managed MultiPlant Accounts.  Consistent with the Bid Management Operations bid process, the MMPA Support Specialist supports HQ SAMs by managing the intake, internal communication, and compilation of bid information as well as the preparation of the response to the customer.  The primary objective is to grow business by engaging key internal stakeholders.

Enterprise-wide Sales Support

The MMPA Support Specialist will partner with the HQ SAM in developing profitable sales to assigned MultiPlant Accounts.  Will also act as a liaison between internal and external customers and suppliers regarding communications, administrative, logistical, and sales functions.

Education/Experience/Training Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, or the equivalent in related work experience

  • Three or more years’ experience in chemical distribution with broad product familiarity and general knowledge of sales, operations, procurement and customer service functions.

Specialized Knowledge/Skills Needed:

  • Demonstrates strong analytical, organizational, prioritization, and time management skills with the capacity to handle diverse and significant requirements in high pressure and time sensitive situations

  • Demonstrates strong oral and written communication skills for interface and collaboration with all organizational levels

  • Demonstrates ability to work independently with minimal supervision

  • Demonstrates proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

  • Ability to navigate most Univar systems (SAP, UVX, Tableau,, Universe, etc.)


Univar Solutions is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on their race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected classification.

We offer comprehensive benefits to employees including medical, dental, STD, LTD and life insurance, 401k, generous PTO and much more.

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