Vacancy Purchasing & Inventory Specialist Dutch

Ingeborg de Charro
Are you energetic, do you have purchase experience and affinity with IT hardware/software? Do you have a professional attitude and are you eager to work in a fast-paced environment? Please keep reading!

About the job

The purchasing & inventory specialist will be located in Almere and is part of the purchasing team. You will work closely with the purchasing and operations manager and reports to the purchasing manager.

  • Purchasing tasks such as daily communication with suppliers, negotiating deals, forming agreements, creating & sending purchase orders to the supplier.
  • Daily tracking & following of all expected incoming purchase orders.
  • Close open purchase orders.
  • Monitoring, ordering, following up on the stock buffer.
  • Solve issues with delivery & quality.
  • Analyzing the turnover of items i.e. monitoring the price development, doing forecast, comparing patterns over the years, etc.
  • Administrative tasks, as needed.
  • Assist purchasing & operations manager with ad-hoc tasks.
  • Communicate between the different departments, i.e. office, accounting, warehouse, management.

  • Assist with regular system clean-up, i.e. checking for duplications, pricing issues, broken & damaged items, manual adjustments to the stock level done correctly, etc.
  • Track & follow up on returns (to suppliers).

We have vacancies for native Dutch, native English, native German, native French and native Italian candidates.

We're looking for a results-driven individual with relevant logistics experience and affinity with IT hardware/software. If you're the right person for the job you're energetic, a native Dutch and fluent English speaker, you have excellent phone and written presence and superior interpersonal skills, strong work ethic and positive, professional attitude. Besides all that, you're able to keep up in a fast-paced international environment.

Our Offer:
  • Fast growing, non-cyclical company with international colleagues;
  • A young and dynamic work atmosphere where decisions are made fast;
  • You will have a great variety of responsibilities and will be part of an innovative and market leader company;
  • Very generous rewards;
  • Good prospects for the future;
  • Great location in Almere;
  • Fun after-work activities & social events.

About the company

Supplier of network equipment.

Contact us

Please note that we agreed with our clients to only introduce them to candidates who already live in Amsterdam or Almere. Although we understand that you are willing to relocate or commute, we have agreed with our clients not to accept this as an adequate option.

Are you interested in the position of purchasing and inventory specialist, are you native German, French, English, Italian or Dutch and do you have the required skills and experience? Please send us your English CV with a short letter of motivation. You will receive an answer from us within 5 working days. For more information please check our website or call us at 020-5738383. We are looking forward to hearing from you!

About this vacancy:

Hours per week: 40
Education level: HBO
Type of contract: Permanent
City: Almere
Job number: 16840