Senior Project Procurement Officer

Location Hoofddorp
Discipline: Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Ivor Duif

Contact email: i.duif@panda-int.com
Job ref: 19848
Published: about 1 month ago

For one of our highly innovative clients in the Amsterdam region we are looking for a Senior Project Procurement Officer. This mature but growing company develops, manufactures and sells state of the art product solutions in the medical sector globally.

 

The Role

As a senior project procurement officer, you will be joining the R&D team and help them improve their market leading product even further. Through market research, you will develop global supply chains by selecting the most reliable suppliers and create long-lasting partnerships to ensure quality. You are a self-starter who knows how to put their analytical skills into commercial practice through negotiations and persuasion.

 

Responsibilities

· Internationally monitoring technology capabilities developments by doing market research in the supplier market through desk research (internet) and fair visits.

· Visiting potential suppliers worldwide to assess production conditions, processes, product quality and delivery reliability.

· Establishing and align with Heads of Development and project responsible the procurement strategies for project related materials and services.

  • Providing support and giving advises to the R&D organization and Operations with regards to procurement related questions.

· Creating and manage a Supply Chain in accordance with project goals and above-mentioned strategies, including second source and make-or-buy decisions.

· Prepare and negotiate purchase agreements, leading to a proposal for signing off.

· Support Operational Procurement in negotiations and concluding long-term purchase agreements with (strategic) suppliers.

· Support establishing business cases for new projects.

· Manage and coordinate the process of assessing, monitoring and adjusting the performance of R&D suppliers.

 

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in mechatronics or mechanical engineering or similar.
  • Nevi 2 or similar education.
  • 3 - 5 years of working experience in procurement and purchasing with a sound global supplier base.
  • Analytical.
  • Outward mindset.
  • Strong business acumen and persuasive with negotiation skills.
  • Goal oriented, proactive and ownership taking.
  • Fluent written and verbal English.

 

Contact

For more information, please get in touch with Ivor Duif (Partner/Principal Consultant) via i.duif@panda-int.com or directly via +3120 20 44 502