10/6/2020 9:33:37 AM 8680 Hudson.Foundation.Data.ModelsBuilder.Region

International Procurement Manager


  • Pollet Water Group nv
  • 8680 West Flanders
  • Energy and Utilities
  • Indefinite period
  • Permanent contract
  • Fulltime
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Pollet Group is a family-owned company, active in three fields of industry: water treatment, pool business and health care. Pollet Water Group groups the activities of manufacturing and distribution for professional B2B partners in water treatment. With over 40 years of experience, the Pollet Water Group has been supplying both components and complete systems to both the domestic and the industrial market. The group clusters about 25 companies with 900 employees spread in 13 different countries over the world. The group is fast growing by organic growth in the local companies and by a buy and build strategy. The success is possible by the profound cooperation with the customers, the search for sustainable solutions & continuous improvement and the recruitment and engagement of talented employees. More info

In order to support and service the local companies and work on synergies, we are looking to reinforce the central procurement department with a (m/f)

International Procurement Manager

Entrepreneurial - high curiosity - strong negotiation skills

Job description

  • You analyse the different suppliers and build out the network to have a thorough understanding of the opporunities in the market. You negotiate the conditions to guarantee an optimal quality, service and price. You work in close collaboration with the local buyers from the different companies in the group, who manage the logistic purchase process.
  • You are responsible for the coordination of all procurement activities of Pollet Water Group. Therefore, on the one hand, you work on the further development of systems, quality standards and procedures to strive for an efficient purchase policy within the group. On the other hand, you act as a hands-on problem solver to service the local companies with sustainable solutions.
  • You work on an efficient ‘global contracting, local sourcing’ way of working, detect synergies between the different companies of the group and initiate opportunities to work more efficiently.
  • You manage the processes and work closely with the different stakeholders of the group.
  • You report to the strategic Procurement & Product Development Manager.

Profile

  • You have a master level of thinking and a background in international procurement management.
  • You have a technical background, by education or experience.
  • You are an action-driven selfstarter with a high curiosity and ambition to reach results. You have the drive to score and are service-oriented towards the different companies in the group.
  • You have strong entrepreneurial skills to build out a network, to negotiate and to work on long-term relationships with partners.
  • You are a fluent communicator in English; knowledge of any other language is a plus.
  • You show the flexibility to travel.

Offer

  • A role with interesting challenges, where you can create added value and build together with the team on the further growth of the group.
  • An interesting position within a fast growing family owned company with an entrepreneurial culture.

Questions?

Contact Evelyne Vlerick at +32 9 242 53 69.

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