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  • Location

    Netherlands

  • Job title:

    Buyer

  • Sector:

    FMCG

  • Job ref:

    43622

Buyer / Zuid Holland

The company
My client is a big Food Multinational located in The Netherlands. 

Role description
Provide support to the Procurement Manager and extended 3PM Team.

Responsibilities 

  • Commodity ownership: strategy & management, including industry analysis, benchmark and in depth knowledge
  • Sourcing Strategy & management
  • Supplier Strategy & E2E (end-to-end) Management: onboarding, RSP, USQS compliance, business relationship, contract negotiation, improvement projects, price forecasting
  • Innovation projects
  • Commercial & Contract Negotiations
  • Land year on year savings target: smart buying, product logic, cash, e-tender
  • Work on upstream sourced materials together with Procurement Materials/Operations teams.
  • Support Supply Chain landing Agility Program with responsible suppliers
  • Support PCR (post-consumer recycled) plastic and sustainability (SuSo) agendas
  • 1st line of escalation towards cross function teams on responsible commodity/supplier
  • Support Procurement Director, Procurement Managers on presentations and updates for internal and external stakeholders.

Requirements

  • Procurement experience within a multinational environment
  • Self-starter with strong accountability & responsibility standards.
  • Strong on execution, analytical skills and to present key findings in a crisp way.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Strong stakeholder management skills. Build relationships with people across functions, geographies and companies.
  • Must be able to work independently and virtually.

Other information
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