Beaumont Select

Global Sourcing Manager - Capex

Competitive remuneration package
09 Oct 2017
09 Nov 2017
Job Level
Buyer, Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

We are pleased to be supporting this global conglomerate business during an exciting period of centralisation with strong growth ambitions.  Our client is a manufacturer of speciality products based upon improving the wellbeing of the world’s population and are recruiting for a Global Sourcing Manager to be based in their office in Amsterdam, working across large Capex & Mining services and equipment. 

The successful Global Sourcing Managers will take responsibility for leading the strategic sourcing activities for their specific category areas. This is an excellent opportunity to help shape the future of procurement within this dynamic environment with a clear strategic direction as they continue to grow their operations globally.  

Key responsibilities: 

  • Achieving cost reductions within specific category area

  • Managing and improving vendor service levels

  • Identify, evaluate and select suppliers, negotiate and close framework agreements of Global and EU region products and services

  • Develop in-depth knowledge of suppliers markets and trends for the specific category area

  • Analysis of supply and demand trends, perform best-in-class negotiation processes

  • Supplier relationship management on both a global and regional basis

  • Vendor performance management

  • Drive product demand optimisation

  • Provide guidance and guidelines to the regional/local procurement personnel 

Essential skills required: 

  • Category experience within CAPEX, MRO within manufacturing (ideally within Mining or Chemical production)

  • Excellent negotiation and supplier relationship management skills

  • Engineering industry experience is an advantage

  • Bachelor or Master Degree in relevant field

  • Proven experience of management complex, cross-functional activities and executing key procurement processes

  • Solid market knowledge within commodity area

  • Driven, strategic thinker with solid business acumen 

In return our client offer a very competitive remuneration package, outlined career development and aspirations from the start, this is a great opportunity to be part of shaping a newly created global procurement function.

Beaumont Select is a leading Supply Chain & Purchasing Recruitment Agency for permanent and interim staffing solutions. We support a primarily blue chip client base, in the provision of experienced Supply Chain & Purchasing Professionals; successfully resolving their Purchasing Recruitment demands. We have a proven track record in purchasing recruitment and are a leading purchasing recruitment agency.  Complying with the BERR Beaumont Select are an Employment Agency and an Employment Business

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