Direct Sourcing Manager

Direct Sourcing Manager



Direct spend

Amsterdam – Permanent

  • Great career opportunity
  • Chance to improve yourself in a dynamic working environment


Our business partner is a leading company in its industry.


This role will be responsible for:

  • Understanding the customers, their needs and requirements;
  • Identifying sourcing opportunities, which are aligned with overall category and business strategy & goals;
  • Building and maintaining a strong vendor network in different regions to meet customers’ needs;
  • Monitoring and managing the selection process for new vendors to ensure they match a specific client need or new business opportunity;
  • Confirming the suppliers meet the company ethical and social compliance standards as well as technical and quality management competences;
  • Reviewing the performance of factories to ensure that they meet requirements;
  • Reviewing critical paths with the Global Distribution System/Category teams to ensure on time delivery;
  • Other ad-hoc projects as assigned.


  • Bachelor degree in Supply Chain Management, Analytic and/or Logistics, economics or other relevant area;
  • 4+ years of experience in related area;
  • Strong understanding of manufacturing processes and quality management;
  • Clear communication, influencing and negotiation skills;
  • Clear and reasoned problem solving, able to work under pressure;
  • Experienced and advanced skills in Microsoft Excel;
  • Language skills: Business level English (speaking and writing).


Our business partner offers a great career opportunity. Apply for more details.

Job summary
Sector Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector Procurement Management
Industry Industrial / Manufacturing
Jobs by location Amsterdam
Contract Type Permanent
Consultant Batuhan Bastug
Job Reference JN-052023-6047064