Overig, Techniek

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As a buyer, you will play a vital role in the procurement and logistics team in the E-Mobility Division, based in Delft, The Netherlands. Reporting to the Supply chain manager of E-Mobility Division, you will provide assistance to the wider business by ensuring that all purchasing activities align with corporate policies and procedures and by providing relevant market information.

Rijswijk, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands | Full-Time | Regular/Permanent | Publication ID: NL80056074_E1

Your responsibilities

  • Purchasing materials according to required technical specifications, price, delivery schedule and terms, negotiating with main suppliers and periodically renewing price lists, terms, and conditions
  • Initiating purchase orders according to the purchase requisitions and in alignment with standard procedures
  • Overseeing supplier performance (on-time delivery, quality, lead time) and resolving performance issues
  • Identifying and qualifying new suppliers together with supplier quality and engineering specialists
  • Aligning supplier orders with customer requirements in terms of content, quality, delivery, sustainability, and price

Your background

  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or relevant field
  • Having minimum 2-3 years qualification experience in similar role, with strong knowledge in procurement
  • Having experience in similar industry with automotive, EV charging business knowledge will be an advantage.
  • A collaborative, solution-focused approach and strong written and spoken communication skills
  • Demonstrated experience working with enterprise resource planning and standard operating procedures
  • Fluency in Dutch and English.

More about us

Over the last decade ABB has consistently invested in delivering power for the transportation of tomorrow, bringing the digital and physical worlds together. Since entering the EV-charging market a decade ago, ABB has sold more than 17,000 DC fast chargers across more than 80 countries. We are now the partner of choice for the world’s biggest electric vehicle OEMs and nationwide EV charging network operators. The exciting developments within this sector perfectly align with our Mission to Zero initiative, aiming to support cleaner and greener communities for all.
From intelligent insights to complete electrification solutions, ABB has the resources and technological leadership to make our customer’s e-mobility vision a safe, smart, and sustainable reality.

We look forward to receiving your application.