Do you want to contribute on a strategic level to the Sourcing of Vanderlande Products? Are you a team player with sourcing experience and able to work in a multidisciplinary and international environment to achieve best results for our products in terms of added value, quality and competitiveness? Then we are looking for you!
The Strategic Sourcing Europe department within Vanderlande is part of the Global Supply Chain organization and plays a key role in the world-wide deliveries of products and services to Vanderlande solutions. There is a high degree of cooperation with R&D, Engineering, Quality, Service, Projects and other Supply Chain departments around the globe. Strategic Sourcing is responsible for both Product- and Non Product related sourcing and is tasked to develop and maintain a stable and competitive supply base to support Vanderlande’s projects, services and sustainable profitability. Within Vanderlande, the department operates on both strategical and tactical level.
As Sourcing Manager you are responsible for Mechanical Components (comprising a variety of sub-categories like Extrusion, Rolling, Machining, Rubber components and Fasteners) or Electrical Components. For these categories you will develop a strategy with your peers in Asia and North America and implement this in your EU region. As one global team, you and your regional business team together ensure the performance of your assigned suppliers on quality, delivery, service and cost competitiveness. You negotiate best contract conditions for Vanderlande and ensure a healthy relationships with your suppliers. As Sourcing Manager you will report to the Global Category Manager for Vanderlande designed equipment.
Responsibilities of the Sourcing Manager are:
The ideal candidate has the following profile:
What we offer
In the challenging and responsible position of Sourcing Manager you will have the chance to make a significant contribution to the growth and profitability of Vanderlande Industries. Our organisation has been named for several years in a row as ‘Top Employer’ and ‘Best Employer’. We offer a full-time position in an informal and professional working environment with a lot of scope for personal development.
Beside your fixed salary, you’ll receive the following secondary benefits:
If the challenging profile appeals to you, apply now by filling in the application form and uploading your CV and cover letter. For more information, please contact Tjalling Kraak, Senior Recruiter +31 413 49 52 88.