Indirect Generalist Buyer- Amsterdam

EUR35000.00 - EUR45000.00 per annum +
24 Sep 2018
24 Oct 2018
Louis Parker
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Indirect Generalist Buyer- Global Real Estate Firm (Part time Optional)

Company: Global Leader in Real Estate Management
Position: Buyer- Generalist/Indirect Categories
Salary: €35-45k basic + bonus + benefits
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Languages: Dutch + English
Flexibility: Full or Part time working possible

You could be joining a Globally leading Real Estate Management firm at their prestigious Amsterdam office; one of 200 they operate worldwide! Our client is looking for either a Full time Junior or Part time Senior Generalist buyer, with experience in handling Indirect spend covering and not limited to the categories of; Travel, HR, Fleet and Facilities Management. As a Global leader in Real Estate Management you will benefit from working in their well-connected, Modern and Stylish Amsterdam office. Real Estate aside, you will be joining a slick Procurement operation whom are renowned for the Learning and Development that they offer. Every employee of this firm gets to join their Global Alumni Network reaping the Alumni networks benefits for life.

As Generalist Indirect Buyer you will also be expected to partake in management of office services alongside your Buying role such as scheduling of meetings, stocking of office supplies and handling of office contracts. In the Buying role you will receive mentoring and with a targeted plan to ensure that you can bring your best work to the table.
Part time option
This role is also open to experienced Senior Generalist and Indirect Buyers who would like to work 3 days a week in the Amsterdam office, a preference for part time work can be added in your application as desired.
A detailed description of your daily tasks and necessary qualifications is listed below.

Day to Day Responsibilities

  • Ensure effective management of the Indirect Procurement Strategy
    • Includes spend categories of: HR, Facilities Management, Fleet, Travel
  • Liaise with your line manager to roll out innovative category management strategies
  • Manage the End to End Procurement function for the Generalist categories
  • Analyse existing spend, sourcing and onboarding the best value suppliers
  • Be Proactive in the day to day functioning's of the office
    • Support in administrative functions
    • Work with senior staff to support & organise meetings and functions

Required Qualifications & Permits

  • A University Degree
  • Experience in the Procurement or buying function
  • EU working rights
  • Dutch & English speaking
  • English CV

This is an excellent opportunity to join a prestigious globally recognised Estate Management firm in their beautiful Amsterdam Offices. Junior buyers; this is a great chance to join a well-established procurement team from whom you can gain fantastic learning and development opportunities. For experienced buyers this is a great chance to an adept and well-practiced procurement team, benefitting from working a part time role three days per week.

If this sounds like an interesting opportunity for you don't hesitate to apply and send a CV to Louis at