Indirect Procurement Manager-Logistics

Indirect Procurement Manager-Logistics



Indirect spend

Amsterdam – Permanent

  • Great career opportunity in a well-known Medical Equipment Company
  • Chance to improve yourself in a dynamic working environment

About Our Client
Our business partner is a well-known Medical Equipment company.

Job Description
The role will be responsible for:

  • Managing the category and the team;
  • Supporting local savings initiatives per country and category;
  • Taking an active role in Europe indirect procurement projects;
  • Driving procurement strategies together with stakeholders;
  • Driving supplier management / development activity, where we own category management;
  • Supporting ad-hoc projects as required;
  • Delivering to agreed savings targets and closing deals with a signed contract;
  • Having bi-monthly reviews of indirect savings initiatives with main stakeholders of countries in scope -and functions;
  • Negotiating competitive bids and support local buyers to contract with suppliers;
  • Collaborate with Global category leads;
  • Understanding of additional European requirements and needs into Global tenders;
  • Mitigating risk and secure supply of contracted services and goods;
  • Mitigating the number of suppliers and simplify landscape with Preferred, contract, local, outsource solutions and spot buying vendors.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor degree in Supply Chain Management, Analytic and/or Logistics, economics or other relevant area
  • 8+ years of experience in related area, focusing on Logistics category, other indirect category experiences are plus
  • Experienced and advanced skills in Microsoft Office
  • Language skills: Business level English (speaking and writing), Dutch is a strong plus
  • An ability to balance quantitative and qualitative inputs to drive fact-based decisions
  • Very organised, is able to structure activities and projects, sticks to deadlines and guidelines
  • Dynamic and adaptable – can quickly and effectively assimilate and drive change and/or new initiatives
  • Strong team player and demonstrated ability to effectively communicate, present, influence and collaborate with broad cross functional partners

What’s on Offer

  • Our business partner offers a great career opportunity.

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Job summary
Sector Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector Indirect Procurement
Industry Industrial / Manufacturing
Jobs by location Amsterdam
Contract Type Permanent
Consultant Batuhan Bastug
Job Reference JN-042023-6019820