Role DescriptionIn this role you are responsible for the procurement of approximately 200 different raw materials on an operational, tactical and strategic level. For this customer I am looking for a buyer with a commercial mindset who is very strong in building good relationships with suppliers. You will make a number of trips abroad each year to visit both current and potential suppliers. Background in the chemical industry is a huge plus but not a requirement.
Responsibilities- Ensuring timely purchasing and making raw materials and services available; - You check the products, services and invoices supplied; - That all (technical) documentation is up-to-date and available. - Maintaining contact with suppliers and visiting them on a periodic basis; - The fact that we are not single-sourced or become; - Actively following market developments, making analyzes and translating them into usable scenarios for the organization; - Provide proactive advice on R&D; - Provide solicited and unsolicited advice when going through the purchasing process; - i.o.m. other departments to prepare annual plans
Requirements- You have completed a technical bachelor - You have at least 2 years of experience in a comparable position - You have well-developed analytical and communication skills (English is necessary, Dutch is a plus) - You are naturally curious and have a "hands-on" work mentality that fits with a medical device production environment - Completed expert NEVI 1 training or willing to follow it - Lean six sigma training or be prepared to follow it
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