Ben Betts

Senior Consultant

Phone number: + 41 41 588 1632

Email: [email protected]

Senior Consultant

Ben is a Senior Consultant within our Procurement & Supply Chain recruitment team sourcing high-tier talent for key supply chain jobs in Switzerland with our global clients across the cantons.

He joined EMEA Recruitment with 3 years of recruitment experience within the Procurement & Supply Chain discipline, specialising in the senior to executive level market in the UK.

As a recruiter, Ben enjoys building long-lasting relationships with both candidates and clients and utilises a consultative approach.

He is excited to learn more about the inner workings of the international market and expand his network.

Ben’s Interests

Ben is an ex-professional rugby player and has travelled the world playing rugby for international teams in the UK, Australia, France, and Italy.

For the first time in history, when playing for the under-20s for Ireland, the team beat the All Blacks (New Zealand’s national rugby team and the most successful international men’s rugby side of all time). 

His other interests include hiking, travelling, photography and swimming.

Senior Consultant
  • Rugby
  • Hiking
  • Travelling
  • Photography
  • Swimming

Ben Betts

Senior Consultant

Phone number: + 41 41 588 1632

Email: [email protected]

Ben is a Senior Consultant within our Procurement & Supply Chain recruitment team sourcing high-tier talent for key supply chain jobs in Switzerland with our global clients across the cantons.

He joined EMEA Recruitment with 3 years of recruitment experience within the Procurement & Supply Chain discipline, specialising in the senior to executive level market in the UK.

As a recruiter, Ben enjoys building long-lasting relationships with both candidates and clients and utilises a consultative approach.

He is excited to learn more about the inner workings of the international market and expand his network.

Ben’s Interests

Ben is an ex-professional rugby player and has travelled the world playing rugby for international teams in the UK, Australia, France, and Italy.

For the first time in history, when playing for the under-20s for Ireland, the team beat the All Blacks (New Zealand’s national rugby team and the most successful international men’s rugby side of all time). 

His other interests include hiking, travelling, photography and swimming.

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  • Rugby
  • Hiking
  • Travelling
  • Photography
  • Swimming

Ben Betts JOBS

CHF 105,000 - 120,000
Posted 3 weeks ago
My client, an innovative international medical manufacturer, is looking to add a Global Senior Buyer - Direct Materials to its team within the electronics department.

The successful Global Senior Buyer will ideally have an electronics or medical device/biotech industry background. You must be fluent in the German language.

Your responsibilities as the Global Senior Buyer - Direct Materials:
  • Purchasing innovative electrical components and materials in line with the specified costs, quality, regulations and delivery targets
  • Responsible for the whole Operational Procurement process from the R&D phase/release of the product, to the delivery of the product
  • Negotiate with relevant suppliers on quality, single source product suppliers and logistical aspects due to niche materials/products and seek opportunities with suppliers to improve business terms adding cost savings where possible
  • Interface between internal customers and suppliers
  • Maintenance of ERP systems (Microsoft 365) and responsibility for ensuring material availability

Key Skills/Experience:
  • Fluent in German and English (spoken and written)
  • Relevant Purchasing or Supply Chain degree (desirable, not essential)
  • Several years of experience in an operational environment within the industrial or manufacturing industry
  • Experienced with ERP system: Microsoft Dynamics 365

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