Offre d'emploi : Direct buyer

vendredi 13 janvier 2023
Date limite
lundi 27 février 2023
JN -012023-5901172
Pauline Swolfs
Achat / Vente, Achat
Niveau d'expérience
2 à 5 ans d'expérience
Type de contrat
Temps de travail
Temps plein

As a direct buyer you are in charge of your own portfolio of suppliers and you take the lead in contract management with your supplier

Client Details

Our client is a pioneer in sustainable gases, technologies and services for Industry and Health.


As a direct buyer you will receive following responsibilities:

  • You apply sourcing strategies and instructions defined by the European Procurement Organisation
  • When no such strategy has already been defined you actively contribute to the building of this strategy for your scope and your geography.
  • You are in charge of your own portfolio of suppliers and you take the lead in contract management with your supplier.
  • You are the first point of contact for your internal customers and you proactively inform your internal customer whenever a change occurs or some services might be changed.
  • When business needs come your way, you manage the need and the stakeholders involved and offer the best solution possible.
  • You challenge the current portfolio and their performances and strive for continuous improvement.


For the role of Direct buyer we are looking for someone with following profile:

  • Results oriented Reporting to different levels of the organization
  • Knowledge of strategic sourcing, and strategic approaches and tools
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Languages Fluent in English and Dutch. French is a plus.
  • Experience in large complex organizations and cross functional teams in an international environment
  • Strong stakeholder management on the level of Category Managers, Internal customers and other Buyers in other geographies
  • Working in an international context, your manager is not necessarily based in the same country
  • Self-starter and self-motivated in recognizing business needs, solving problems, anticipating issues and finding solutions
  • Communicative Ability to transfer needed information to the according stakeholders in an efficient and clear manner

Job Offer

Our client offers an attractive salary package within an international context.