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Procurement Category Manager- Logistics - Exclusive

Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR 90000 + Bonus + Company Car
Date added
3 October, 2022

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment is delighted to partner with a world market-leader in floor coverings for both the project and consumer markets in its search for a Procurement Category Manager - Logistics.


The business is active in 26 countries globally, with a strong focus on sustainability and ethics.


Procurement Category Manager - Logistics, Amsterdam, Netherlands.


As a Procurement Category Manager- Logistics and MRO, you are part of the ten-strong central Purchasing team responsible for drawing up a solid strategy for each category, managing the relationships with suppliers and realising the added value per category.


Primary duties of the Procurement Category Manager – Logistics:


  • This portfolio includes the following categories: ocean freight, road freight, warehousing, electrical/mechanical maintenance and spare parts - total portfolio €90m
  •     Participate in cross-functional projects to address innovations, limit costs, reduce risk, and optimise the quality of products and internal services quality
  •     Set up your supplier segmentation analyses, developments and supplier performance evaluations
  •     Monitor and approve purchase order numbers


Skills and experience required:


  • 6 -12 years of purchasing experience in the private market
  • Dutch and English, both written and spoken
  • Strong analytical skills, with a desire to grow in responsibility
  • Purchasing experience within a matrix environment would be an advantage
  • Strong stakeholder management, with a proven track record of cost savings