Job Title: Tactical Buyer - Mechanical Parts and Electronics (Netherlands)
Position Type: Full-time
I am working with a dynamic and forward-thinking organization specializing in the high tech machinery space. We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Tactical Buyer to join our procurement team in the Netherlands. If you have a passion for procurement, a strong background in sourcing mechanical parts and electronics, and want to contribute to our success, we want you on our team.
As the Tactical Buyer for Mechanical Parts and Electronics, you will play a critical role in managing the procurement of these crucial components. You will be responsible for executing procurement strategies, identifying suppliers, negotiating contracts, and ensuring the timely delivery of high-quality components to support our operations.
Supplier Management: Identify, evaluate, and manage suppliers of mechanical parts and electronics, building strong relationships to ensure reliable sources of supply.
Sourcing: Source and select suppliers based on cost, quality, and performance criteria, and negotiate agreements to meet our requirements.
Cost Control: Continuously seek cost-saving opportunities through negotiations, process improvements, and vendor consolidations.
Contract Negotiation: Negotiate contracts and terms with suppliers, ensuring favorable pricing, delivery schedules, and compliance with company standards.
Inventory Management: Collaborate with the inventory team to optimize stock levels and minimize carrying costs while ensuring on-time availability of parts.
Quality Assurance: Work closely with quality control teams to ensure the quality and reliability of sourced components.
Market Analysis: Monitor industry trends, market conditions, and emerging technologies to make informed procurement decisions.
Compliance: Ensure procurement activities align with relevant regulations and company policies.
- Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or a related field.
- Minimum of 4 years of experience in procurement, with a focus on mechanical parts and electronics sourcing.
- Strong negotiation and contract management skills.
- Proficiency in procurement software and tools.
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities.
- Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work collaboratively in a cross-functional team environment.
- Knowledge of relevant industry regulations and compliance standards.
- Competitive salary and performance-based bonuses.
- Comprehensive benefits package, including healthcare and retirement plans.
- Opportunities for professional development and growth within the company.
- A supportive and collaborative work environment.
If you are a proactive and results-driven professional with a passion for procurement and expertise in sourcing mechanical parts and electronics, we encourage you to apply for the Tactical Buyer position. Join our team and help us secure high-quality components to support our operations and drive our success.