Responsibilities / Tasks
Global Operations is part of the Business Area Solutions within Global Operations (Supply Chain), there is a vacancy for a Senior Buyer.
In this function you report to the Director Supply Chain GEA NL.
Senior Buyer for Supply Chain in s-Hertogenbosch and daily point of contact.
The Senior Buyer is the competent intermediary between the supplier and GEA. He / she represents the company both internally and externally.
An energetic, communicative and diplomatic approach as well as an analytical and critical attitude are important requirements for this function.
Your primary responsibilities are :
Independent and continuously improve the Supply Chain organisation.
Supporting the business and being the contact person for Sales, Engineering, Project Management. Projects can have an European scale approach.
Drive continuous improvement and cost reduction projects.
Technical buying of all related components and / or subcontracting for Projects with TCO in mind.
Your Profile / Qualifications
Knowledge of Purchasing processes and knowledge of technical buying (NEVI 1 and / or Bachelor thinking level).
You have a good technical insight or you have worked in a technical branch before.
You have a few years experience within a procurement or supply chain organization.
You have an effective business understanding, commercial skills and are able to work and perform under a high level of abstraction.
You have very good communication skills and like to work with people in a cross cultural environment.
Experience or interest in Contract management.
Language skills : Dutch and English.
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