Progressive Recruitment

Operational Purchaser (direct) Medior (PR-33926372)

Location: Brussels, Belgium    |  Remote Working Available
Salary: Package Benefits
Sectors: Supply Chain
Job Type: Temporary
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For one of my client located in Brussels, I am currently looking for an Operational purchaser Medior.
As Operational Purchaser you are responsible for all operational steps of the purchasing process (responsible for procuring components, subcontracted material and third-party goods, keeping procurement parameters up-to-date).

This a mission of 9 months (maternity leave replacement). Open for Freelancers/Consultancy

General and task management

  • Create, review, update and maintain purchase orders order until they are correctly invoiced by the supplier
  • Ensure data accuracy and up-to-date procurement parameters
  • Responsible for on time delivery of raw Material, outsourced material, intercompany & third- party goods
  • Interface with Order Management Coordinator to prioritize purchasing activities and lead time negotiations
  • Interface with Strategic Commodity Buyer to prioritize inventory reduction activities and to escalate supplier issues & propose sourcing improvement possibilities
  • Interface with Logistics to handle inbound freights, shipping methods and forwarding issues
  • Communicate potential delays to Order Management Coordinator
  • Evaluate and share supplier evaluations with Strategic purchasing in order to achieve good supplier performance
  • Analyze and optimize inventory

More precisions:

  • Maintain procurement parameters (incl set up for new products)
  • Create purchase order according to agreed strategy
  • Create subcontracting purchase orders
  • Follow up and solve blocked payments to ensure on time payment according to agreed payment conditions
  • Pull delivery
  • Take the lead in goods reception issues
  • Manage BOM errors
  • Inventory
  • Forecast
  • Investigate on double components (SKU reduction)


  • Strong knowledge of Supply & Demand
  • Performance and results-driven, with strong problem-solving skills
  • Organizational skills and customer service orientation


  • At least 5 - 10 years' experience in Supply Chain/Logistics


  • Master, Bachelor with experience

Interested ?

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