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Technical Purchaser

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: Flemish Brabant, Belgium

  • Are you an Engineer passionate about Purchasing?

  • Start ASAP!

About Our Client

Our client is an active leader in the chemical sector located in the Flemish Brabant.

Job Description

The Technical Purchaser will have the following responsibilities:

  • Negotiate prices and evaluate subsistent negotiation margins in order to validate and secure the prices of raw materials, components and services that you will be in charge of
  • Negotiate and buy at the best cost and within quality and time requirements raw materials, components, simple and complex services. Through this procedure, establish a table comparing offers, allowing procurement decision making.
  • With the help of raisers, deliver ordered materials and services.
  • Look for new suppliers and evaluate them in collaboration with internal departments, follow and anticipate their evolution.
  • Provide, for the Sourcing department, an estimation of prices or means to calculate budgetary prices for raw materials, components or services you are in charge of.
  • Negotiate and sign frame agreements for certain products or services, in the framework of the procurement strategy/policy of the Group.

The Successful Applicant

The Technical Purchaser will have the following profile:

  • You have a Higher Education with a technical orientation, such as Bioengineering
  • You have between 6 and 10 years of experience in technical procurement and negotiation
  • You have a good internal and external communication, excellent team spirit and you are ready to work in narrow collaboration with project managers
  • You are clear, precise, firm and pugnacious
  • You have an excellent knowledge of English, French and/or Dutch. Any other language is a big plus
  • You know how to use MS Office and you have a good knowledge of SAP-like systems (make orders, validate approval phases and billing)

What's on Offer

What's on Offer:

  • Attractive gross salary + advantages
  • The chance to work in an innovative and growing Purchasing Department
  • High quality in-house trainings

More Info / Apply

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