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June 12, 2018
Team Leader Supply Chain Management / Tactical Purchaser
Job Team Leader Supply Chain Management / Tactical Purchaser
Education HBO higher vocational education, WO academic higher education
Position Permanent position
Are you the Team Leader Supply Chain Management / Tactical Purchaser who will take IHC to the next level?
Interviews scheduled (applications are still possible)
Second round of interviews (check with the recruitment team if applications are still possible)
Final interviews (applications are not possible anymore)
Vacancy filled (applications are not possible anymore)
Second round of interviews
As the Team Leader Supply Chain Management Beavers, you will be the link between the suppliers and internal stakeholders (engineering, production, planning and project management). You will be responsible for the supply chain for the Beaver product range such as machinery, deck equipment, electrical & hydraulic systems and nautical equipment. This means you are responsible for the results of the supply chain work packages in daily projects as well as for Supply Chain Management related improvements in cost, quality and reliability on the longer term. You advise and support the programme manager and act as a coach for the tactical and operational purchasers in your team. . In addition to above you will be closely involved in the implementation of the new ERP system and supporting 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 of tactical and operational purchasers, and where necessary, initiating improvement suggestions within supply chain management processes.
To be eligible for this position, you must have:
a masters degree in the technical/commercial field, such as Mechanical Engineering, Technical Management or Maritime Engineering, preferably supplemented with NEVI 1 and 2
at least ten years of relevant (international) project procurement experience in the manufacturing and/or maritime industry
knowledge of and experience with procurement procedures and order processing in the maritime industry
Identify and leverage best practices from both within and outside the company
commercial awareness and be used to working in an engineering focused, project-based organization
Act as a thought leader for Supply Chain innovation and strategic direction
an excellent command of Dutch and English, both written and verbal
be a team player, stress resistant and proactive
be willing to travel abroad occasionally
the ability to deliver projects OSBIT (On Specification Budget and In Time)
experience with dredging equipment (advantageous).
Please note, an online assessment and screening may form part of the recruitment process.
Royal IHC offers you a challenging full-time job within a successful and dynamic company with a reputation for being a worldwide leader in technological innovation. In addition, we offer you a competitive salary, professional development opportunities, travel allowance, profit share, pension allowance, training courses and at least 40 days of leave per year.
As a Team Leader Supply Chain Management / Tactical Purchaser you will work at IHC Holland, based in Kinderdijk. This organisation is constantly developing its design and construction activities for the specialized maritime sector. IHC Holland has a focus on innovative vessels, advanced equipment and life-cycle support for the dredging industry. The IHC Beaver product range is based on a standardized cutter suction dredger (CSD) available in five sizes, complemented with a range of workboats (IHC DMCs) and booster stations. The products are built on stock and customer specific configured with standard and/or custom built options.
Royal IHC (IHC) is the global market leader in the construction of specialized ships for wet mining and dredging activities, and an important player in the field of complex custom-built offshore ships. However, we do not stop there. For every ship, we also develop advanced equipment that is integrated seamlessly. In addition, we offer life-cycle support to our customers, which is available worldwide and for the lifetime of our products. If you look at our customer base, you will find prominent dredging companies, oil and gas conglomerates, offshore contractors and national governments. With offices worldwide, IHC has an international orientation. Today we have 3,000 colleagues working in various locations across The Netherlands and overseas. For more information about IHC please check: www.royalihc.com.