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Global Category Manager - Global Supply Chain Providor - International - Entrepreneurial

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: International, Belgium

  • Global Category Manager withing Global company

  • Working in a Supply Chain providor company

About Our Client

Bufab's business is about dedication, speed and trust. We deliver solutions, not products. We are a large family of strong entrepreneurs with big hearts and we believe in personal initiative locally to drive the business forward. We are dedicated to always deliver our customers' C-Parts needs and we believe in global teamwork using the Bufab Best Practice to provide the best solutions for our customers. Or as we say: we are Solutionists. Today, we are over 1200 team members in 24 countries. Our team members are what make our success. We offer freedom, responsibility and development opportunities within a highly international and entrepreneurial company. At the same time, Bufab retains a lot of the down-to-earth and personable feeling that we have had with us since our foundation in 1977.

Job Description

- Setting up a global sourcing strategy for the assigned category;

- Drive strategy implementation steering lead buyers in the category team;

- Take the lead in managing global suppliers in the category;

- Develop cost models for different manufacturing processes;

- Negotiate global contracts and price lists with preferred suppliers;

The Successful Applicant

- Bachelor's or Masters' degree in Engineering, Manufacturing, Supply Chain;

- 5 - 10 years' experience in an international sourcing organization;

- Extensive knowledge of metal manufacturing processes: machining, casting, forging, stamping;

- Entrepreneurial, team player, "Solutionist";

- Fluent in English;

- Willingness to travel extensively (Europe and Asia);

- Based in Eindhoven (NL) or willing to relocate;

What's on Offer

- Positive and open working environment in an international company;

- Flat organization with high degree of responsibility, freedom, chance to have impact;

- Competitive contractual conditions based on your experience and skills;





More Info / Apply

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