Buyer - Expeditor

  • Rheden
  • HBO
  • Salary indication €3500
  • 40 Hours per week
  • Fulltime
  • #1AV0010061

About the job

  • Ensure On Time Delivery (OTD) from Purchase Order (PO) placement confirmation to the supplier invoice approval.
  • Price list and costing to implement and to update for all standard articles.
  • Place PO’s for all articles for the defined categories.
  • Expedite daily each supplier and maintain an ERP to maintain a 95% OTD initial.
  • Support internal transport organization from a supplier to a sub-supplier.
  • Work on weekly missing parts to update the status of the ERP and pro-actively escalate on potential delays.
  • Proactively solve supply chain delivery issues or internal troubleshoot.
  • Support the quality activities linked to expediting (inspection organization, quality deviations and non-conformities).
  • Handle and solve invoices issues.
  • Carry-out contract negotiations with suppliers on all aspects (cost, warranty, payment terms, etc.)
  • Execute the sourcing strategy for defined categories to maximize the value of procured services and products in close cooperation with the - Global Category Management organization.

Job requirements

  • Bachelor degree of Mechanical/Industrial Engineering, Business Administration or Commerce.
  • Experience in a procurement position.
  • Ability to judge technical aspect of the product that is relevant during the procurement process.
  • Effective communication skills and pro-activeness.
  • Project management skills, negotiation skills and sourcing understanding.
  • Fluent English communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Knowledge of supply-chain processes.
  • Experience with ERP systems.
  • Willingness to travel (10% of the time).
  • NEVI-I and Dutch or German language skills are preferred.
  • Located at Arnhem/ Zutphen

About the company

This organisation is a world-class engineering company with a proud heritage and a desire to be the world’s leading application engineering company. This company designs, engineers and supplies air and gas handling equipment worldwide. This company has approximately 5.000 employees and is owned by Colfax Corporation which also owns ESAB.

What we offer

You will get the chance to develop and realize new improvements and work on a challenging product. You will be fulltime part of the Procurement team with a good atmosphere and dedicated colleagues. As we consider talent management as key to the success of our organization, we offer opportunities for personal and professional development and of course an attractive salary package that is fully in line with the level of the position.

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You are more than welcome at our office in Venlo, where our recruiters can talk to you in either Dutch, English, German and/or Polish.
If you work via Start People it is possible to, I some cases,  use one of our collective health insurance policies. However, if you want to stay in The Netherlands for a longer period of time, we advise you to arrange health insurance yourself.  
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