Buyer

Klein-Willebroek

As a buyer you are responsible for the project purchasing of equipment for our Waste-to-Energy projects and installations. You work closely together with several colleagues such as project engineers, the project planner and project manager. This way you ensure the project procurement of the desired equipment for our worldwide projects.

Your main tasks as Buyer

Your goal is to achieve the most favourable commercial solution for the technical solution as defined by the engineering team. Therefore you will play a key role in all activities related to project purchases and supplier management related to our Waste-to-Energy projects.
  • In close cooperation with the technical team, you will manage the vendors for the different categories. You organize supplier qualifications and evaluations.
  • When necessary you will source new suppliers and establish first contacts, organize audit visits,...   
  • You help define the procurement strategy for upcoming projects
  • You send out requests for interest and price requests including detailed specifications and commercial terms and conditions. You make a first commercial analysis of the received offers.
  • Together with the project engineer you then evaluate the offers, shortlist suppliers and negotiate with preferred supplier(s) in order to close the deal.
  • Once ordered, you remain involved in the supplier contracts and purchase orders, in close cooperation with the quality control engineer and project engineer.
  • You assist the project engineer during potential commercial discussions with the supplier regarding terms and conditions, delays, damage,…

Our ideal Buyer

  • Has a commercial or engineering degree such as civil, industrial, bio, or commercial engineering or commercial sciences.
  • Relies on several years of experience in procurement or project engineering in industries such as heavy industries, process or chemical industry, renewables & energy, machinery,...
  • Has a relevant experience or a strong interest in project purchasing
  • Is triggered by commercial and procurement topics (sourcing, contract management, negotatioting,...) in a technical environment

De stappen van ons wervingsproces

hiring process

Ontmoet enkele van onze collega's

Marina

Proposal Manager

Lieselot

Process Engineer

Nicolas

Sales & Business Development Manager