To support its transformation, the Procurement department of ENGIE Cofely is hiring a Category Lead Buyer . Base location is Brussels with 20-25% of travel to suppliers’ and clients’ sites.
Reporting into the Sourcing Manager, you will :
ensure the development and implementation of sourcing strategies
ensure the proactive development and implementation of category plans for the relevant categories
where required, collaborate and align with Benelux and Group Procurement functions
conduct tendering procedures for the designated purchasing categories
ensure support for sourcing activities and projects related to BU Benelux and Group transversal categories
initiate and lead cost saving initiatives within the designated purchasing categories
ensure internal alignment with key stakeholders at different hierarchical levels
you hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in engineering, procurement or business, with 3 to 5 years of relevant experience in sourcing and contracting of technical goods and services in a B to B industry
you have proven experience with procurement category management processes, with supplier performance steering and monitoring
you have a good commercial skills set, including negotiations, relationship management and contractual language
you have good analytical thinking as well as influencing and interpersonal skills
you have excellent communication skills and are fluent in either French or Dutch with a working knowledge of the other language.
Additionally a good working knowledge of English is required.
ENGIE Cofely offers you
At ENGIE Cofely, you are joining an exciting and diverse workplace with many different technologies. You will independently manage your customers and their projects in your region and will be trained in the most advanced technologies.
In this role, teamwork is combined with a great amount of independence. Your salary package includes many interesting benefits like restaurant vouchers, group insurance discounts, hospital insurance and 15 days overtime compensation.
Your HR contact : Clotilde Bauquin
Workplace : Brussels