Tactical Buyer

Tactical Buyer



International, Product Related

Hillegom – Permanent – €3.800 – €5.000 per month (€45.600 – €60.000 per year) – Work from home

  • Growing international company with ambitious plans for the future
  • Growth opportunities

About Our Client
The client is a family business that imports and exports a wide range of assortment of exotic foods. They are a manufacturer, importer and distributor of different brands. They have a strong passion for food and customer oriented way of working. They are rapidly growing in the last few years and thus, they are in need of a tactical buyer to support their purchasing team.

Job Description

  • You will be responsible for negotiations and agreements in the field of prices and availability as well as the timely delivery of products
  • You will develop plans to reduce procurement costs and improve quality to optimise delivery reliability
  • You will conclude framework contracts and follow and discuss developments in the market with them
  • You will recognise trends and new products at an early stage
  • You will monitor the stock of products for which you are responsible
  • In close collaboration with QA, you will ensure that all supplier and ingredient documentation is correctly documents in accordance with the quality team

The Successful Applicant

  • You have relevant experience as a Tactical Buyer, preferably in FMCG/Food industry
  • You have growth potential and motivation to further develop in your career
  • You have strong communication skills
  • You have a relevant education or NEVI course
  • You are fluent in English and Dutch

What’s on Offer

  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Work laptop & phone
  • 24 holidays + 2 extra days
  • Holiday and travel allowance
  • Excellent pension scheme

Job summary
Sector Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector Buyer
Industry FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Jobs by location Hillegom
Contract Type Permanent
Consultant Valerija Jordanovska
Job Reference JN-012023-5901582
Remote or office Work from home