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Buyer - Direct Materials

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Utrecht
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: 441433/001_1557938336
  • Sector: Procurement Operations, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 15/05/2019

We are supporting an extremely innovative and highly technical electronics manufacturing company who are searching for someone to help build their purchasing department from the ground up. Due to the company size you will be the key contact for all purchasing activities which will cover both strategic/operational tasks and support the development of new products


  • Designing and implement purchasing strategy for direct materials with a focus on electronics, metals and plastics
  • Supporting other departments in innovating new products including engineering and quality
  • Designing a purchasing department from scratch implementing new systems and processes
  • Analysing current supply base to make improvements in spend across the business

Skills and Experience Required

  • 5 Year's purchasing experience
  • Specialising in direct materials purchasing
  • Strong technical background/understanding
  • Proven track record of bringing innovation to a company or working autonomously

What this Job Offers You

  • Opportunity to build a purchasing department from scratch
  • Great visibility in a fast growing organisation
  • Competitive salary
  • Working for a fast growing company at the forefront of innovation
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