How you can make your mark
In the role of Category Buyer you are going to make your mark becoming the purchasing specialist in the field of rock. You are responsible for the timely availability of all kinds of rocks in our various projects worldwide.
This starts with the tendering phase and ends with the purchase, transport and installation phase. In order to support you in shaping and executing this new role, within a large company such as Boskalis, you will be committed to working within the Seabed Intervention business unit during the first year.
You develop this new role together with your colleagues to prove the added value for Rock tenders & projects, enabling them to create winning tender proposals and deliver sustainable and more profitable operations.
After the first year you will be the Category Buyer Rock within our Central Project Procurement department and you will support on Rock tenders and projects, Boskalis widely.
You will develop a global sourcing strategy for Rock and will drive the best Category Rock strategy and plans.
You will work closely with your internal stakeholders and with our (group) legal department to negotiate favourable contract terms.
The strategies you create answer the business needs in various perspectives; environmental, sustainability, legal / risk management.
As Category Buyer Rock, together with the Rock Department, you will source, introduce and pre-qualify suppliers and next to that you will be responsible for developing new suppliers in new and upcoming regions such as : Asian Pacific, America’s, Africa and Russia.
You can make your mark as Category Buyer if you have :
Working at Boskalis is about creating new horizons and sustainable solutions. In a world where population growth, an increase of global trade, demand for (new) energy and climate change are driving forces, we challenge you to make your mark in finding innovative and relevant solutions for complex infrastructural and marine projects.
Within a vibrant company culture, you will be working as part of a diverse, international team of experts. We offer you the opportunity to realize your full personal potential and expand your professional career by creating new horizons. Together!
What you can expect
As soon as we can access the campus again, you will discover the benefits.
Every year Young Boskalis organizes various activities, ranging from an online Pub Quiz and a virtual vessel visit, to sport sessions like Yoga and Bootcamp.
Eventually, depending on the circumstances, you might be able to work from our campus in Papendrecht.
As soon as you have sent your application, you will receive a confirmation email. Depending on the job, we will invite you for two or more interviews via Microsoft Teams.
If both sides are happy to proceed after interviews, we will make you an offer to join Boskalis. After successfully completing all the steps in the procedure, we warmly welcome you to our organization.