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SOURCING SPECIALST

Manufacturing of our products is outsourced to third parties. Sourcing and supplier relations are key competences for our company. We are growing fast. To keep pace with this growth, we need to extend our sourcing team to support this growth in both existing products and in the development of new products as well as new supplier relations. Therefore we are looking for

SOURCING SPECIALIST

                      With an interest in electrification                                        

What will you be doing?

Supplier relation management

  • Keep a close connection and good relationship with our suppliers to realize long term goals
  • Selection of EMS Supplier which will support our in-house development
  • ODM supplier selection for joint development programs  

Sourcing strategy

  • Converting business requirements on product development level towards sourcing and supply chain requirements
    • Keep your stakeholders aligned on developments, on multiple levels within the organization.

Execution of sourcing project

  • Drafting and sending out RFI’s and RFQ’s
  • Providing clear insight on the product cost roadmap and driving of cost reduction initiatives
  • Negotiate and setting up of supply contracts, pricing, and conditions
  • Identifying and mitigating potential risks and bottlenecks
  • Securing deliverables of other disciplines required for enabling a volume supply chain.
  • Support the R&D department with component selection for NPD to assure continuous supply of the products .

Sourcing Evaluation & Improvement

  • Setting up a program of category requirements
  • Define and align on supplier selection criteria, develop RfX, evaluate supplier proposals and negotiate Framework Agreements
 

Advanced Systems Group EMEA is an innovative, successful company based in Amsterdam and a proud member of the U.S. based Brunswick Corporation.

We are engaged in the development and the worldwide sales/marketing of high quality reliable electrical power systems for autonomous use in Marine, Mobile and Industrial markets. Advanced Systems Group EMEA offices are located in Amsterdam (HQ), United Kingdom, Germany and France, and has a global network of distributors and dealers in over 80 countries.

With an operational base in Amsterdam, we own and develop the Mastervolt brand with a global responsibility for product development, marketing and manufacturing.
Next to that, we represent 12 other unique brands from within the Brunswick Corporation in EMEA. These brands are Ancor, Attwood, BEP, Blue Sea Systems, CZone, Garelick, Lenco, Marinco, MotorGuide, ProMariner, Relion and Whale.

Team

  • You will team up with our Sourcing Manager and have close relationship with our Engineering and Logistical department

Your profile

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in a Business/Technical discipline
  • Experience in strategical and tactical purchasing / category management in a High-Tech commercial environment
  • Contract management and negotiation skills
  • Analytical with an eye for quality
  • Knowledge of electrical and electronic components is preferred
  • Excellent communication (Dutch & English) and stakeholder management skills
  • Structured, result driven and willing to make the difference
  • Occasionally required to travel abroad
  • Knowledge of Best Value Procurement is preferred.

WHAT CAN ADVANCED SYSTEMS GROUP EMEA OFFER YOU?

First and foremost: a challenging and inspiring work environment. Our team in Amsterdam has approx. 100 employees. We have an informal and open culture and we feel our team is our most important source. We are a company focused on growth and innovation, and we appreciate own initiatives and support self-development. We are looking for driven professionals who like to help us build our success.

ARE YOU INTERESTED?

For further details please contact our HR-manager, Olga Horstman: +31 20 3422100
To apply, please send your motivation and CV to Olga Horstman: [email protected]