Procurement Manager | English

  • Location

    Amsterdam

  • Sector:

    Logistics and Supply Chain

  • Contact:

    Katherine Granada

  • Job ref:

    JN -052021-26070

  • Published:

    21 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-06-26

Do you have experience reviewing and negotiating contracts? Are you familiar working with suppliers and ensuring a certain level of quality? Do you speak English fluently and have excellent communication skills? Can you build relationships with your clients? Then read on!

For our client in telco, I am searching or a Procurement Manager | English to join their international office in Amsterdam! In this role, you will be responsible for reviewing and improving supplier quality, as well as negotiating and reviewing contracts. You will be joining a fast growing international company with lots of opportunity for growth, as well as a diverse and fun team of 7 international employees.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare Performance review of suppliers
  • Review documentation and collaboration with legal department (from suppliers)
  • Review the operation and commercial supplier performance (checking with other department how the service delivered is, customer care, support, service delivery). (internal performance)
  • Improve operational and commercial supplier performance
  • Analyze provider data to determine points to improve
  • Develop strategy for specific provider engagement activities to be executed
  • BI report generation in preparation for performance reviews of suppliers;
  • Contract management and compliance
  • Risk analysis and prevention
  • Market research/analysis
  • Staying up to date on available service technologies, pricing, service levels, and regulatory environment
  • Attending telco events, etc.

Requirements:

  • Fluent in English, speaking and writing; other EU languages are a plus
  • 1-2 years of experience in contract negotiation
  • Commercial experience, understand how to approach and engage suppliers in terms of commercial relationship
  • Excellent relationship building skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Accurate with data
  • Analytical skills
  • Knowledge and previous experience with Excel and BI is a strong plus

Benefits:

  • Fun, dynamic, international environment
  • Competitive salary
  • Long term opportunity
  • Direct contract
  • Bonus
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Phone and laptop
  • Flexible working from home option
  • Joining a fast-growing company with great career opportunity
  • & more!

Does this sound like your great next opportunity? Apply now or send your CV to katherine@adamsrecruitment.com

Please note we can only consider candidates already living and eligible to work in the Netherlands.