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International Lead Buyer (M/F)

Job Type
7 Sep 2022
During the pre-project stage,

o Requesting and negotiating prices and evaluating the remaining margin for negotiation in order to validate and secure the prices of materials, components and services for which you are responsible;

During the project implementation stage:

o Negotiating and purchasing, within the required time-leads and quality, at the best total cost, simple and complex materials, parts and services, by establishing a comparison table of bids enabling the purchasing decision

o Ensure the delivery of equipment and services orders, with the support of Expeditors.

On a permanent basis:

o Looking for new suppliers, including evaluating them in collaboration with the users and the QA / QC service

o Establishing buying strategies for the most critical segments of your portfolio and deploy them, integrating market and needs evolutions

o Providing the sourcing service, unit price estimates or the means to calculate the budget prices for the materials, components and services for which you are responsible

o Negotiating and concluding framework contracts / partnerships regarding some products or services, within the scope of the CMI Group's purchasing strategy/policy.

o Master level, with a technical or commercial orientation (high affinity for technical products required)

o 5 years of proven experience in the area of purchasing and negotiation (knowledge of our activities constitutes) an additional asset

o Irreproachably honest and ethical

o Experience in Industrial Sector, Defence

o Excellent communicator (internal and external)

o Real contributor, with a strong team spirit, to work in close cooperation with the project managers

o Mastering oral and written English - able to carry out a negotiation in English

o Thoroughly conversant with MS Office, you have a good knowledge of systems of the SAP type (drawing up purchase orders, validation of the phases of approval and billing)

o Willing to travel (25%) throughout the world.
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  • Job Reference: 706133637-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: AKKA Technologies
  • Location: Belgium
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Permanent