Operational Purchaser (direct) (PR-33926372)
For one of my client located in Brussels, I am currently looking for an Operational purchaser.
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).
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 Quality department to follow up on return orders
- 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
- SAP S/4 Hana procurement key user
- Analyze and optimize inventory
- 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
- 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 3 - 5 years' experience in Supply Chain/Logistics
- Master, Bachelor with experience
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