For our client, an international player in the petroleum trade, we are looking for a buyer. From the branch in the Hemiksem-Boom-Schelle region, you will be responsible for the purchase of complex projects.
•Managing component material supply requirements based on the Demand Forecast;
•Key interface between PLI Procurement and the Plant to ensure supply constraints are proactively resolved;
•Determines optimization of inbound materials into the Plant, for quantities in line with inventory KPI’s;
•Ensure that supplier performance and customer service are kept in agreed SLA and are continuously improved;
•Work with suppliers to identify any constraints that need to be taken into account in the Inventory Policy;
•Work closely with Production Planning to ensure that raw material availability does not disrupt production;
•Ensure that deviations from plan are visible and recovery plans are agreed, root causes are analyzed with the Procurement Manager to prevent re-occurrence of deviations;
•Works proactively with the Eu Team to maximize purchasing opportunities, MEG for example;
•Responsible to coordinate with all departments
•Work in coordination with the Regional Category Manager and or Regional Category Buyer, he/she is responsible to select new Supplier and seek alternative products in line with the functional areas.
•Bachelor degree in business administration, economics, engineering or related area.
•A good command of English is mandatory, any other language is considered as an advantage.
•Work experience: Senior in a similar job
•Being able to work in a structured and disciplined way
•3 to 5 years’ experience as buyer
•Dynamic environment with an international character
•Permanent contract for an indefinite period
•Flexible working hours
•Training and career opportunities
•Fixed pay with fringe benefits (meal vouchers, group insurance and hospitalization insurance)