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April 14, 2019
Procurement Transport Buyer EMEA
It is not a secret that Canon’s business has been evolving to ensure our customers stay at the centre of everything we do. We are on a journey of transtition to be a truly customer centric company bringing new products and services to the market across our customer communities. At the heart of our business is our people and it’s our people that help us evolve and adapt to the world around us.
Our European Procurement team based in Amstelveen, operational HQ of Canon Europe, oversees relationships with 75 suppliers and an annual spend of EUR 100 million. Youll be a proactive contributor to support delivery of benefits to the European organisation by assisting in development, implementation and monitoring of Non-Canon Procurement solutions in the area of logistics (i.e. transport, warehousing, etc…).
Your role as EMEA Supplu Chain Procurement specialist is vital in helping our businesses to do this. Were looking for a creative, proactive problem-solver like you, who can recognize opportunities and act on them swiftly.
What we give
With Canon, you’ll get the support and encouragement you need to grow, from people who share your ambition. We’ll invest in your professional development to help you learn and progress in your role with us. You’ll find leaders who give you the freedom to explore new things and a team where knowledge is shared openly.
You will be an experienced supply chain procurement expert who clearly enjoys:
Leading and coordinating the collection of specifications and content for the Request-For-Proposal (RFP)
Evaluating existing and renew contracts by identifying and prioritizing opportunities for reduction of the Total Cost of Ownership
Contributing in proactively identifying cost saving possibilities
Creating the Request for Proposal and Score card
Liaising with Legal department for their requirements of the RFP
Sending/chasing/collecting the RFP from the suppliers and consolidating the offers
Analyzing the data and comparing the data to the Score Card
Communicating and coordinating meetings with the stakeholders and supplier
Coordinating the contracting process after selecting the supplier
Uploading and maintaining the purchase contracts in the Contract Management Systems
Maintaining and enhancing the RFP and Scorecard templates
What we ask
We need people who can achieve the exceptional by working collaboratively, who have the courage to risk new ways of doing things and the ability to see the world the way their customers see it. We’re looking for creative problem-solvers like you, someone who can ensure Canon stays ahead in an ever-changing world.
In order to be successful in this role you will need to have:
Solid background in EMEA road transportation and/or warehousing is essential for this role
Proven experience as EMEA Supply Chain Procurement Analyst
Knowledge of international rules / regulations in transport market
Experience in Contract Management and Cost Analysis
Knowlegde of sourcing techniques in Procurement
Good Understanding of Supply Chain Management
Bachelor degree (HBO), preferably in Business Administration
Fluency in English, both written and spoken
PC skills (MS Office) with well-developed Excel skills
Experience as Logistics Analyst will be a plus
You will need
Apply Business Acumen
Apply Strategic Thinking
Focus on the Customer
Negotiate & Influence
Take Ownership & Accountability
Communications Skills: You will need to be a great communicator who is always putting our customers and our people at the centre of everything we do
Do not hesitate and apply! We are looking forward to welcoming you in the team!
This role is based in Amstelveen, in our Operational Head Quarters. You will be part of an energetic and innovative enviroment with more than 50 different nationalities.
We accept only applications submitted in English language and via our Career Portal.
Canon is enriching lives and businesses in incredible new ways. You can play a part in shaping the future of a company thats strong, ambitious and considerate, where people do great things together. You can expect the exceptional and achieve the exceptional, with the world’s best imaging company.