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ENGIE Solutions
ENGIE Solutions

Expert Lead Buyer

Published on 11 days ago

Expert Lead Buyer

ENGIE Solutions guides its B2B customers in their sustainable transformation, ranging from design to installation, and focuses on three major customer segments: cities, industries and buildings. To make these ecosystems greener and more energy efficient, but also more attractive, competitive and comfortable, ENGIE Solutions offers a wide range of turnkey solutions and financing options. The teams are as close as possible to the customers, with 56 offices spread across the country.

Job description

The ENGIE Solutions' Procurement department in Brussels is in a continuous transformation phase in order to develop into a value adding partner for the business and deliver increased sustainable economic performance.
As part of this transformation, the Procurement department is strengthening different procurement teams. The function of Lead Buyer is focused on the source to contract activity.

With continuous coaching and support from the Procurement Manager the Lead Buyer will

  • conduct medium to high value negotiations with medium to high complexity
  • ensure the development and implementation of sourcing strategies and category plans in alignment with the applicable policies
  • conduct tendering procedures/price requests for the designated projects and/or procurement categories
  • initiate and lead cost saving initiatives
  • ensure internal alignment with key stakeholders at different hierarchical levels


Are the following skills part of your professional DNA?

  • master degree in engineering, procurement or business or equivalent by experience
  • minimum 3-5 years of relevant experience in sourcing and contracting of technical goods and services, preferably in a B-to-B industry
  • expertise in project purchasing
  • proven expertise in negotiations and contractual language
  • basic knowledge of the procurement category management processes
  • basic knowledge and understanding of technical goods and services relative to installation and maintenance within a B-to-B industry
  • commercial skill set (sales, procurement, negotiation and relationship management)
  • advanced analytical thinking
  • influencing business and people 
  • strong interpersonal skills
  • strong entrepreneurship and self-starter mindset
  • your mother tongue is Dutch or French with a good working knowledge of the other language. You have a good knowledge of English


Ready to be part of the energy transition?

Then join our experts in the various innovative and exciting projects of ENGIE Solutions. You get the opportunity to use your technical skills as well as to discover cutting-edge technologies that will lead us further to a zero-carbon future.
Joining ENGIE Solutions is more than that! You also get:
  • a competitive salary in line with your education and experience
  • fringe benefits such as meal vouchers, concessionary travel, hospitalization- & group insurance
  • interesting training and career opportunities
We are looking forward to meeting you!
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    28 days left to apply


    • Function type: Purchaser
    • Sector: Energy, environment and security
    • Brussels (location)


    • Master (University or Higher Education Long Type)
    • At least 2 years experience
    • Dutch, English, French


    • Permanent
    • Full-time

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    • 11 May

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