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Manager Contracting & Purchasing

Manager Contracting & Purchasing

Manager Contracting & Purchasing 150 150 Sparck Technologies

MANAGER CONTRACTING & PURCHASING

Sparck Technologies B.V. (formerly Quadient), is an automated packaging solutions provider with a decade of experience built on a spirit of innovation and commitment to improving our environment. We have been leading with purpose when it comes to eliminating excessive packaging and saving companies valuable resources. While we continue to make a positive difference to the world around us, our success is not only due to the quality of our product. We only succeed with the combined strength and diversity of our global team who are truly passionate about our packaging mission. Together, combined with our rapidly growing team of engineers, sales, service and marketing professionals, we are creating a better future – for the planet, for future generations and for every Sparck Technologies team member.

Our dynamic organization is continuously developing. So is our Purchasing Department. Because of the strong growth of the company, and a retirement we will need to further grow our Purchasing team. We are therefore looking for a Manager Contracting &  Purchasing, who is passionate for high-tech and innovative products. The Manager C&P reports to the Director of Operations and is part of the Supply Chain Team (Managers QHSE, Material Management, Parts Production and Assembly). Good collaboration with the Engineering Department is key.

The supply chain value is over EUR. 30 million and we have a supplier base of appr. 150 suppliers. To further grow the business, we need to set up and maintain our international supply chain.

Requirements:

The enthusiastic Manager C&P likes taking on challenges. He will endorse our strategic goals of standardization, modularization and sustainability. As an experienced Buyer at a comparable company, you know the importance of a good price, quality and a high delivery performance. You are a self-starter and an entrepreneur.

  • Bachelor’s degree and a technical background
  • Additional NEVI 1 and 2
  • Experienced in contract management
  • Analytical and decision making ability
  • Project management and organizing skills
  • Good Dutch and English communication skills are required.
  • Minimum of 15 year experience in a comparable position is a must

Responsibilities:

  • You’ll manage the department (=/- 7 FTE) and make sure the team is motivated and inspired
  • Determines the strategic position at current and potential new (international) suppliers
  • Be a sparring partner for the Buyers and coach them in their job.

We offer:

You will work in an international company, with colleagues who have a relentless drive to improve our customers performance by offering specific solutions with all the knowledge, equipment, systems and services that are critical for their success. And with all the knowledge, equipment, systems and services that are critical for their success. We will offer you a competitive salary and a healthy work environment. If you want to be part of a highly motivated, energetic team that is changing the packing automation industry, please send in your motivation letter and resume to recruitment.nl@sparcktechnologies.com. More information on www.sparck-technologies.com. If you have additional questions, please contact Sieta Woudman, +31 512-589300.

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If you want to be part of a highly motivated, energetic team that is changing the packing automation industry, please send in your motivation letter and resume.

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