We have a current opportunity for a Strategic Sourcing Manager Directs Benelux 2 on a permanent basis. The position will be based in Utrecht. For further information about this position please a
We are seeking an experienced and motivated individual to join our client's team as a Regional Strategic Sourcing Manager in Utrecht, Netherlands!
* Develop and implement regional sourcing strategies for direct materials
* Manage supplier relationships and negotiate contracts
* Collaborate cross-functionally with internal stakeholders
to ensure alignment on business objectives
To be considered for this role, you must possess the following qualifications:
* Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience required; MBA preferred
* 5+ years' experience managing strategic sourcing initiatives within medical device industry
* Strong negotiation skills
* Experience sourcing within direct categories, preferably from medical device industry
In addition to these qualifications my client requires strong interpersonal communication abilities along with excellent organizational capabilities. Additionally, candidates should demonstrate expertise in using technology tools like Microsoft Office suite (Excel/PowerPoint), ERP systems such SAP etc., e-sourcing platforms like Ariba/Coupa etc., while being able to analyze data effectively which can lead towards actionable insights.
Interested? please apply directly on the advert with your CV!