Purchaser Raw Material | Dutch

  • Location

    Rotterdam

  • Sector:

    Logistics and Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Audrey Monje

  • Contact email:

    audrey@adamsrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JN -082019-25087

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-09-19

Do you already have 3 to 5 years experience as a Direct Purchaser within the Chemical or Petro-Chemical industry? Do you speak Dutch ? Are you looking for an hands on organization where you can make the difference?

This role can be for you, please read below and apply if you find it suitable.

Responsibilities

  • Source and Manage the supplier performance
  • Negotiate contracts, improved prices and terms of business with suppliers
  • Review opportunities to make business savings using negotiation
  • Purchase goods, materials, components or third-party services in line with the cost and quality needed
  • Working closely with multiple departments ( Sales, Marketing, Resource, Supply Chain.)
  • Utilize data and market analysis to provide regular cost trend and forecast.
  • Ensure continuous supply of the goods
  • Conduct annual Risk Assessments to develop business continuity plans.
  • Ensure that all contracts, price change updates, reconciliation of invoice discrepancies are in the system (SAP).
  • Ensure compliance with corporate policies and quality standards
  • Monitor market trends, competitor strategies and market suppliers.
  • Develop creative and innovative procurement processes and develop ideas and strategies to improve operational efficiency

What is in it for you

  • International working environment
  • Dynamic and challenging work place
  • Direct contract
  • 13th month
  • 27 holidays Days
  • Transport cost paid

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain or Procurement required.
  • Purchasing qualifications such as Nevi I/II.
  • A minimum of 5+ years’ experience in buying additive, chemical or (petrol)chemical
  • SAP knowledge is strongly preferred.
  • Excellent time management and project management skills.
  • Excellent communication skills in Dutch and English
  • A highly motivated and self-starting individual that is driven by results delivery in an entrepreneurial, fast-changing environment.
  • Hands on team player with high energy and successfully handle multiple tasks
  • Flexible, pro-active and positive attitude.