Senior Project Purchaser

Job description

Do you have a bachelor or master degree with more than 10 years of?working experience in Procurement and are you ready for the next step in your career? Through your commercial attitude combined with technical knowledge and purchase qualities our project teams can rely on materials, components and services delivered appropriately and in time.
Tasks & Responsibilities?
  • You are able to direct a small team of Project Purchasers;
  • You are responsible for purchasing and outsourcing the project, according to project plan;
  • You handle, supervise and conduct the procurement process for components / systems and outsourcing;
  • You carry out market research, marketing and research on potential partnerships;
  • You provide progress and financial reports;
  • You are responsible for providing reliable information for budgeting and cost calculations.
  • A Bachelor or Master degree preferably in a technical direction such as Mechanical Enginering or Maritime Technology;
  • Nevi-1 and Nevi-2;
  • More than 10 years of relevant experience for example in Shipbuilding;
  • Familiarity with the Defense industry is a plus
  • Preferably experience with the purchase of weapon systems and / or large electrical installations
  • Experience in drawing up contracts and familiar with legal terminology;
  • Commercial attitude and negotiation skills;
  • Stress resistant;
  • Analytical skills;
  • Good communication skills both oral and written;
  • Willing to work abroad temporarily;
  • Fluent in English and preferably Dutch.
Department information
The procurement department is responsible for the purchasing, acquisition of all components and systems necessary for the construction of naval vessels and other complex vessels. Managed from the Netherlands this expert center is a key player in realizing the desired quality of the ship and the profitability of the project.

Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding

Company description

Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding (DSNS) is specialised in the design and construction of naval and complex commercial vessels, making optimal use of its know-how and experience from both the military and commercial sectors.

Vacancy details

MC-COM ID #168967
Date Updated Friday 3 November 2017
Location Netherlands, The
Employment Type Full-time
Education level University
Sector Shipbuilding
Function category Operational
Region Netherlands

Contact details

Company name Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding
ContactMr. Jeroen van Mierlo
Telephone 0118-485234
Fax +31 (0)118 485 050

Postbus 555
4380 AN Vlissingen

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