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Supply Chain Specialist / Category Buyer

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9055028 | ALBLASSERDAM | Vast | HBO | publicatiedatum 


Over de functie

Purpose of the function:
Develop, manage and execute the supply chain strategy including development of strategic alliances for the assigned product portfolio and negotiate and conclude framework contracts all within given financial authority level in line with Supply Chain Strategy. 

​Key performance areas 

Supply Chain Management
Search for, develop and build (strategic) partnerships with (strategic) co-makers and subcontractors for the assigned product portfolio. Gather and provide market information to internal stakeholders. Ensure overall alignment of Aligned Co-makership across projects. Solve critical purchase or performance issues in close co-operation with Project Directors and Project Buyers involved. Execute market research and signal market developments (technical innovations), judge supplier’s capabilities in close co-operation and decide on usability for Oceanco in close co-operation with cluster Knowledge & Innovation.

Strategic Purchasing 
Develop, negotiate and conclude strategic framework contracts and terms and conditions in line with Best Value principles, within given financial authority level. Minimize risk and maximize profit of projects at hand.

Aligned Co-makership (based on Best Value Principles) 
Realise aligned co-makership across projects (based on Best Value principles). Coordinate in close co-operation with clusters Commercial, Knowledge & Innovation and Projects  the execution plan for selected strategic and critical suppliers (clarification phase: till gate 3) taking into account contract conditions, functional and technical specifications for the assigned project(s) to ensure an optimal cooperation with third parties, maximum deployment of available knowledge and expertise and mitigation of possible risks. 

Ensure timely and correct reporting to superior based on set key performance indicators in accordance with applicable procedures and guidelines. 


  • Completed Bachelor Degree (Facilities or equivalent);
  • A completed NEVI 1 training (NEVI 2 is a strong pre);
  • Minimum of 7 years relevant purchasing experience;
  • Knowledge and experience in optimizing and supervising purchasing processes
  • Knowledge of the Supply Chain;
  • Good command of the Dutch and English language ;
  • Strong analytical thinking ability;
  • Strong communicative and advisory skills;


Our client offers a competitive salary package and the opportunity to work in a unique and exciting industry.


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Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Baris Karabulut via telefoonnummer 06-83973418

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