Strategic Procurement Specialist

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Experienced Professional (6 to 10 years) Job Netherlands, Delft Corporate Functions Netherlands

The Job

For the Procurement Department at Exact (part of the Global Shared Services) we are looking for a Strategic Procurement Specialist. In this challenging (and never dull) role your main objective is the negotiation of contracts and the management of supplier relations in your categories. You will be negotiating within the domains of IT, Facilities, travel and Finance.

The perfect candidate for this role is a true professional who knows the goal is to create winning deals and build long term relationships with both suppliers and internal stakeholders. You will work closely together with management- and technology teams in order to contribute to the growth of the company and development of new applications

Furthermore you will:
  • Develop existing - and finding new collaborative opportunities with our suppliers;
  • Manage relationships with  business critical suppliers;
  • Act as a lead for designated categories and complex matters concerning negotiations and contracts
  • Drive continuous improvement of key processes;
  • Act as a backup  for the Manager.

You Offer

If you feel that you are the new colleague we are looking for, you have a University degree and at least five years of relevant experience in an international environment. NEVI would be nice, but it is not a must have. Furthermore you have:
  • A can-do and go-get mentality, every deal could be a potential winner!
  • Excellent skills in negotiations (with a proven track record);
  • Great affinity with Legal issues;
  • A creative mind problem solving attitude;
  • Outstanding stakeholder management skills
  • Excellent communication skills and command of English and Dutch (both written and verbally).

We Offer @ Delft

Not only you will be working in a great team and an awesome building, but also:
  • All the room your ambition needs. Your professional and personal development is crucial;
  • Working for a company going through exponential growth;
  • A competitive salary package, laptop and mobile phone;
  • Working in a KKR partner, US based private equity owned company;
  • Useful training sessions to help you achieve your full career potential;
  • An innovative and international oriented work environment;
  • Regular company events and facilities at the office such as a fitness center with personal trainer.

Our Culture

Exact combines the energy of a startup with the benefits of a multinational. We think actions speak louder than words and continuously strive for innovation; technical as well as personal. Each day again, we challenge ourselves and each other to be better than the day before. There’s never a dull moment at Exact.
Exact has an open and welcoming culture in which anybody can have impact. We value ideas by their merit, not by their source. New opinions, people and principles keep our minds flexible, while we stay committed to our mission of empowering SME’s to be the driving force of the global economy.
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Recruiter Wendy Vermeulen
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