Functieomschrijving As Category Buyer, you are responsible for the correct execution and follow-up of the entire charter process of ship parts. You will be part of a team consisting of 5 colleagues.Identifying the requirements and chartering needs of international projectsDevelop and manage a network of reliable suppliers and subcontractorsManage the entire procurement process: requests for offers, tenders, comparing offers, negotiating terms and preparing contractsBuild and manage relationships with various internal stakeholders (business units, project and tender teams, other supporting divisions) and external stakeholders (ship owners and brokers)Ensure compliance with procurement procedures and contractsEnsure that suppliers and subcontractors meet standards for competitive pricing, quality, performance, safety and sustainability, and take corrective action when necessaryYou will report to the Category Manager CharteringProfiel Who are we looking for?You have a higher degree and at least 5 years experience as a buyerYou have an affinity with the maritime worldYou can express yourself fluently in EnglishYou have a good knowledge of ExcelYou work accurately and can set prioritiesYou are willing to learn and follow internal trainingsOrganisatie- en afdelingomschrijving For an international high-tech company in Zwijndrecht, we are looking for a Category Buyer. Aanbod What can we offer you?A competitive salary complemented by fringe benefits and a company carThe opportunity to learn within an international settingA pleasant working atmosphere with great colleaguesThe place of employment is ZwijndrechtThere are flexible working hours and the possibility of teleworkingDoes this vacancy appeal to you? Then send your CV to email@example.comDeze functie staat open voor iedereen. Ongeacht gender, seksuele geaardheid, origine, filosofische of religieuze overtuiging, leeftijd of handicap.