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Operational Buyer - Kortenberg

OfficeTeam is currently looking for a Operational Buyer (M/V) for a company active in the manufacturing sector. It concerns an interim assignment of 6 months.

OfficeTeam Zaventem | Leuven | Interim, Full-time

Published on 28 days ago

The company is located in Kortenberg.

Operational Buyer - Kortenberg

Job description

As a Operational Buyer you have the following responsibilities:

  • You create purchase orders for materials, packaging and services in accordance with agreed purchasing processes and in compliance with corporate contracts and all other relevant EHS, regulatory and company standards;
  • You provide project support for on-going and future Procurement Excellence projects;
  • You collaborate with the surrounding Purchasing team and other internal functions including Finance, Legal and Source to Pay, to ensure that all required information is available for the execution of the necessary SAP transactions (for example purchase orders and information records);
  • You ensure that the site supply chain stakeholders are kept up to date with delivery schedules and work together to solve supply constraint situations;
  • You contribute to the appropriate part for a full Purchase to Pay (P2P) solution;
  • You act as the daily operational business link between purchasing and our manufacturing sites;
  • You develop strong relationships with stakeholders;
  • You ensure that the proposed and applied purchasing solutions meet the site's tactical, commercial and operational requirements;
  • You perform occasional routine negotiations when requested;
  • You share experiences with peers and report updates during internal team meetings.

By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms:


Your profile as Operational Buyer:

  • You hold a Bachelor's degree or equivalent through experience;
  • You have previous professional experience in an operational or administrative environment is ideal;
  • You are fluent in English and Dutch or French, with the addition of any other European languages an asset;
  • You have strong communication skills and commercial understanding;
  • You are capable of working under pressure;
  • You are organized and have a structural mind set;
  • You have a flexible attitude and are team player;
  • You have affinity with IT and Business ERP systems.


The clients offer:

  • Excellent working conditions including a competitive salary and benefits.

More info

Robert Half Belgium
Robert Half Belgium

Pegasus Park,
De Kleetlaan 12a bus 4 - 4de verdieping,
1831 Diegem

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    • Academic Bachelor
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    • Interim
    • Full-time

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