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- contract of employment
- specialist (Mid / Regular)
Managing sourcing execution and sourcing strategy implementation;
Developing of procurement categories in terms of sourcing strategy, aligning category strategic plan to the Praesidiad budget;
Supporting the cross functional sourcing team in various projects via: contract management (legal compliancy), supplier relationship management, extensive use of preferred supplier lists, optimized sourcing and e-sourcing methods, coordinating activities with other buyers in other plants / geographies;
Managing the order process for (sales) projects, in which both direct and indirect materials and services are included, ensuring complete and timely deliveries by acting in a pro-active way and mitigating supply risks;
Defining improvement actions related to the existing supplier base in terms of cost optimization, KPI implementation & follow up;
Uploading the master data into ERP (for the respective materials and services);
Actively participating in both internal and external analysis (industry & supplier) in close collaboration with production, finance, product management and supply chain. Perform supplier analysis, including supplier financials and capabilities (products/ services, quality levels) using available and defined sources of information;
Consulting business intelligence reports as required for procurement activities;
Investigating, selecting, and developing sources of supply to minimize supply risks and to optimize TCO (total cost of ownership);
Negotiating contracts between Praesidiad and the supplier (in order to maximize value for Praesidiad in terms of price, flexibility, risk, product advantage);
Making suggestions to improve the effectiveness, efficiency, quality and flexibility of procurement related procedures, instructions, systems, tools and templates.
Min. 3 years’ experience in Procurement and/or Strategic Sourcing with the focus on commodities: direct: steel and steel related and indirect;
Experience in manufacturing environment multinational mid to large size organization;
ERP systems knowledge (SAP or IFS an advantage);
Experienced in using Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access);
Very good English language skills, knowledge of other languages (e.g. French, German, Italian is an asset);
Willingness to travel (~25%).
What we offer
Employment contract with attractive compensation;
Stable employment in a successful organization;
Work in Creative and Friendly International Team;
Private medical care;
Opportunity to grow interesting career path.
PRÆSIDIAD is the home to global brands (Betafence, Guardiar, Hesco and Essia), which specialize in the security, defence and protection of people and assets around the world. Each day, millions of people are at work in the trust that PRÆSIDIAD products are protecting their lives and livelihoods from domestic and global threats, natural disasters and targeted attacks. Our goal is to deliver innovative products that inspire confidence, so that people are able to live and work each day in confidence.
We also offer:
Opportunity to develop your skills and qualifications, take on new challenges and reinvent yourself within the company;
Possibilities to grow your expertise within the newly built structures of Customer Service Centre;
Work in multitasking team which performs different type of activities and provides full service for the Client;
Contact with clients and experts across all business areas around the world will give you a chance to use your language capabilities on day to day basis;
Dedicated onboarding program, training plan and all support needed in initial period;
Work in a creative and friendly international team in a growing Shared Service Center structure.