Team Leader Supply Chain Management - Alphen a/d Rijn

Job Title: Team Leader Supply Chain Management - Alphen a/d Rijn
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands
Salary: €65000 - €77000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-11-28
Reference: BH-95160
Contact Name: Sander Schuitman
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 28, 2018 08:39

Job Description

NES Global Talent is currently looking for a Team Leader Supply Chain Management in Alphen a/d Rijn.

Do you enjoy delivering results related to daily supply chain work packages, as well as implementing improvements? Are you capable of identifying and leading on best practices both internally and externally? If so, then apply for the role. It's a permanent staff position directly under contract with our client.

Job Description In this role, you will be the link between the suppliers and internal stakeholders (including the Engineering, Production, Planning and Project Management departments). You will be responsible for the supply chain associated with the product range, such as machinery, deck equipment, electrical and hydraulic systems, and nautical equipment. This means you are responsible for the results of the work packages for daily projects, as well as for longer term improvements to costs, quality and reliability. You will advise and support the Operational Manager, and act as a coach for the tactical and operational purchasers in your team. In addition to the above, you will be closely involved in the implementation of the new ERP system and support the development of international production.    At all times, you will act in the best interests of the company. As such, you will negotiate adequate and appropriate conditions with suppliers. You must be capable of leading a small project team, and where necessary, initiating improvement suggestions within the supply chain management process.  The right candidate must have: 

  • an academic higher education, preferably in mechanical or maritime engineering, or technical management supplemented with NEVI 1 and 2 training
  • at least ten years of relevant (international) project procurement experience in the manufacturing and/or maritime industry
  • knowledge and experience of procurement procedures and order processing in the maritime industry
  • the ability to identify and leverage best practices from both within and outside the company
  • commercial awareness and experience working in an engineering focused, project-based organisation
  • the ability to act as a thought leader for the supply chain in regards to innovation and strategic direction
  • excellent command of Dutch and English, both written and verbal
  • a team-oriented, stress-resistant and proactive approach
  • the flexibility to travel abroad occasionally
  • the ability to deliver projects OSBIT (on specification, budget and in time)
  • experience of heavy machine equipment (desirable).

Please note, an online assessment and screening may form part of the recruitment process. Only candidates with an EU work visa will be considered as viable applicants. 
    As Team Leader Supply Chain Management we can offer a full-time job within a successful and dynamic company with a reputation for being a worldwide leader in technological innovation. You will have a competitive salary, professional development opportunities, travel allowance, profit share, pension allowance, training courses and at least 40 days of leave per year.

Are you interested please feel free to apply or contact or call +31708080147 for more information.

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