Medior Category Buyer Third Party Manufacturing

Danone
  • Amsterdam
  • Detachering,  ZZP
  • HBO, WO
  • 40 uur
  • € 4.000 per maand
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Stephanie Proost recruitment consultant

The Medior Category Buyer 3PM will be in charge of a dynamic portfolio of third party manufacturers and Finished Goods portfolio, integrated in the Operations Strategy of Danone WBUs and ensuring consistency and compliance with global category standards.

This involves innovation, renovation, price and contract negotiations, financial analysis, Market Risk Management and cost and performance reporting.   

  • Manage the Finished Products and supplier portfolio with € 25 - € 120 Mil. spend
  • Manage the Suppliers in the assigned portfolio and lead Supplier Relationship Management and the implementation of category strategy and the subsequent key activities:

    • Supplier Performance management including the Category Quality Roadmap together with QFS partner
    • Support Top Line Growth through FP innovation and capacity extension
    • Budgeting and follow-up with Finance, Manage Bottom Line improvement/Productivity
    • Legal and commercial standards
    • Competitive Intelligence (Market Screening, Influencing trends)
    • Financial analysis and negotiation to support “Make or Buy” Agenda
    • Respect program and other Compliance topics
  • Development of the Category Sourcing Strategy to support short, mid and long term business needs and contribute to the Global Category Strategy and/or the Operations sourcing strategy
  • Support the Danone productivity initiatives (i.e. Protein project) relevant to the Category Sourcing
  • Development of new 3PM suppliers to enhance Danone capabilities and to feed & enable the Innovations. Lead of integration of the supplier into the 3PM network and support implementation of all tools and KPIs (Supply Chain, RE, Quality etc.)
  • Leverage and contribute to the global network of x-WBU 3PM buyers and work with the local buyers for the relevant category to build synergies where possible and improve cross WBU/Cross cluster alignment.
  • Support insourcing/outsourcing by interacting with Danone factory project teams and manage the impact on 3PM relationship (R&P coverage, COGS impact etc.).
  • Portfolio optimization: Implement with business vision, quality guidelines and pragmatism the recommendation for product and supplier portfolio optimization, to reduce risk profile and improve return on resource invested.

Functie-eisen

  • University degree, ideally in Procurement, Engineering or in a Business related field. Masters degree preferred.
  • 4-6 years of experience in Third Party Manufacturing, Operations or Direct Material Purchasing in FMCG companies.
  • Good purchasing skills – Buyers mentality.
  • Good understanding of contracting/legal.
  • Experience in FMCG, Food, Pharmaceutical Companies.
  • Fluent in Englisch, Dutch and/or French are a plus
  • Purchasing skills and especially strong analytical skills
  • Project Management and prioritization skills
  • Contracting / Negotiation
  • Transversal leadership
  • Industrial processes
  • P&L structure
  • Competitive market screening/competition watch

Arbeidsvoorwaarden

  • Salary between €3500,- to €4000,- per month for 40 hours, depending on experience and education
  • A diverse and challenging job
  • A contract for the duration of the project, 6 months
  • 25 vacation days based on 40 hours of work

Bedrijfsinformatie

Third party manufacturing plays a strategic role in Danone Operations, optimizing our manufacturing footprint (make/buy, invest/divest), supporting new business development at optimal Cash flow and Net Sales, and accessing new markets and businesses through market monitoring.

3PM must ensure that third party manufactured products fully meet and protect Danone standards (brand credibility, food safety and quality).

3PM also delivers significant savings and bottom line improvement with challenging targets.

Contactinformatie

Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Stephanie Proost via telefoonnummer 06-83022073

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