Senior Procurement (H/F)

We are looking for a Senior Procurement to join our team of consultants in Brussels

Functie

The Senior Buyer is responsible for ensuring that suppliers of the Client, professional & Facility spend categories are reliable, deliver on time and at the best commercial conditions, ensure the highest quality of goods and services needed by the Client, in compliance with the Client rules of conduct concerning relationships with suppliers. The Senior Buyer will:

  • Implement in Client the Group’s procurement strategy
  • Define a strategy and an action plan on local spend projects
  • Drive the suppliers selection process on Client spend categories or segments
  • Ensure that savings are achieved through the negotiated global or local contracts implementation and that the internal customers are kept satisfied in terms of cost, quality, lead-times and service level of suppliers
  • Monitor the suppliers’ risk on his or her suppliers portfolio
  • Contribute to internal process changes or improvements that are part of the action plan or necessary for the optimization of the segment,
  • Contribute to cross category sourcing initiatives and global process and tools initiatives when applicable
  • Actively participate in supplier management process such as steering committees, supplier risk and performance assessments to ensure maximum compliance to the contract

Profiel

  • Master or Bachelor degree
  • Minimum 8 years professional experience, in Procurement or Minimum 10 years professional experience complemented with an advanced training in Procurement or a sales / deal making experience in the stipulated domain
  • Strong “Digital affinity”
  • Detailed understanding of the main commercial and contractual models and the underlying cost drivers applicable in the spend categories professional services, services and outsourcing experience are a plus
  • Capacity to challenge the internal client needs, sense of critical analysis
  • Capacity to define a procurement strategy (procurement methods and tools)
  • Risk analysis
  • Knowledge of business administration, knowledge in financial analysis
  • Legal, contractual and compliance knowledge
  • Knowledge of procurement tools (e.g. Ivalua, Ariba etc) 
  • Experience with Agile methodology 
  • Experience with Procurement for outsourcing projects and contracting
  • Strong know-how of the Market dynamics and its key players
  • Negotiation skills
  • Project management skills with 5 years proven experience
  • Deal shaping / closing capabilities
  • Knowledge of business administration, knowledgeable in financial analysis
  • Experience procurement for Building construction projects is a plus
  • Experience procurement for IT Development or Cloud software is a plus
  • English fluent and Dutch or French fluent

Aanbod

In addition to a contract with a personalized attractive salary, we offer you:

  • To join the technical consultancy number 1 in Belgium
  • A personal contact with our Account Managers who visit you at the client’s site and resolve any issues you may have
  • A chance to follow workshops or even obtain the prestigious PRINCE 7 accreditation
  • To enjoy client network opportunities and Advitek events, thus experiencing the best of both worlds; every employee is coached by an Account Manager, who has a great market knowledge and who provides helpful advice
  • TEC takes your ambitions into account and keeps you informed about vacancies and opportunities
  • A great tailor-made remuneration package which can include a car, mobile phone subscription, daily allowance and health insurance plan options
  • A goodiebag when you join Advitek and each year you receive a Christmas gift for under your tree We celebrate you!
  • Milestones are not forgotten with a surprise cake and fun present to thank you for your loyalty
  • At TEC we respect you for who you are Here you are not a number, you are a person! On your birthday for example you receive a birthday card signed by us all.

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Details

Procurement
Buyer/Purchaser
Management (Manager/Leidinggevende)
Brussels
2020-03-03
Projectmatig

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