For our Client, an international player in the Food
Industry, we are looking for a
To reinforce their Purchasing
You are responsible for
your own category and the supply to the plus/minus 30 related production plants
You support the sites in
terms of operational problems.
You develop and implement
a purchasing strategy for your category taking into account factors such as
production, quality, cost,… Keeping in mind the business strategy.
You source for your
category focusing on the Total Cost of Ownership and conduct tenders and
negotiations autonomously. Furthermore you contract frame agreements together
with the Legal Department.
You build and maintain a
strong relationship with your key suppliers.
You are part of or take
the lead in project teams and collaborate closely with the R&D department.
You continuously look for
new market trends, raw material evolvement, sustainability and innovations and
report to the Purchasing Manager.
You supervise all
development concerning your category.
You have succesfully
obtained a Master degree. Preferably in Economics or Engineering
You have at least 3 years
of experience in strategic procurement
You are able to work
cross-departmental and engage with internal as well as external stakeholders
You are a problem solver
and work pro-actively
You are fluent in English
and French. Dutch is a big plus.
You are willing to travel about 15% of your
Our client offers the right candidate a challenging job in a dynamic and
international environment where you get every chance to grow.
You will receive an attractive salary with fringe benefits such as a company
car, group and hospitalization insurance, home office, flextime,…
For more information call Stephanie Caracatsanis via 0468 21 46 16 or Greet Jansen via 0475 52 50 15
If you are interested in this position, please send your CV together with your salary expectation to email@example.com