buyer metals in hengelo

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hengelo, overijssel
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As a Buyer Metal, your essential functions are:
  • Identify suppliers to meet the project requirements in terms of cost, quality and delivery
  • Responsible for procurement of NPR from third party vendor to meet project execution timelines
  • Guiding subcontractors/vendors on technical requirement of project being interface between supplier and project team
  • Preparing commercial documents like supplier pre-qualification questionnaires, RFQ, purchase orders, sub contract agreements
  • Negotiate & finalize commercial contracts through supply agreements for each project
  • Be part of cross functional team (Sales, Engineering, projects and business development) to provide timely inputs and execution through end to end project monitoring
  • Responsible for scheduling of projects at various stage (front end and execution) with sub-contractors based on vendors’ capacity and scheduling
  • Supplier evaluation & capability assessment, supplier consolidation & risk management & design sourcing model to ensure sourcing optimization and overall supplier performance
  • Make or Buy decision through Strategic Core/Non-core analysis
  • Develop solid relationship with strategic suppliers and responsible executing supplier contracts and long term agreements
  • Contributing to the professionalization of the procurement processes, strategies, policies as well as the enhancement of the procurement organization
  • Lead cost reduction projects to drive Cost Outs for direct material category for projects, product development, design changes, and zero based costing
  • Maintain global and regional communication for leveraging supplier cost competitiveness and global sourcing opportunities

Excellent salary package combined with an exciting and challenging opportunity.


  • Bachelor’s in Mechanical /Production/Industrial/Electrical Engineering.
  • 2-3 years of experience in sourcing, supplier development & procurement in Engineering Company preferably in Electrical Industry or project business.
  • Some hands-on experience formulating and negotiating commercial contracts.
  • Must demonstrate project management skills, problem solving abilities and cross functional team capabilities.
  • Market knowledge and network would be an advantage.
  • Passionate, transparent, accountable and ethical.
  • Excellent English speaking and writing, Dutch/ German would be an advantage