Réf : 290 Published on 09 / 04 / 2021
M / F Procurement project buyer
Moeskroen - Waals Gewest - België
Presentation of the company
ECA Group (www.ecagroup.com) is known for its expertise in robotics, automated systems, simulation and industrial processes.
Our offer is for international customers in the defense, marine, aviation and energy sectors.
ECA Robotics, part of the ECA Group company, is one of the world leaders in robotics and automated defense systems (marine, coastguard, hydrographic services, land force, etc.
and civil (oil and nuclear, civil protection, pipeline inspection, etc.).
ECA Robotics has obtained a multi-year contract in Belgium worth several hundred millions of euros. Within the framework of this major international defense program, ECA Robotics will implement a large part of the future mining control system for the Belgian and Dutch marines.
ECA Robotics Belgium was set up early 2020 with a view to the execution of this contract and a long-term presence in Belgium.
In this context ECA Robotics Belgium is looking for a P rocurement Project Buyer .
The Procurement Project Buyer performs several tasks within the multinational matrix organization of the ECA Group, namely :
o You are in charge of the full management of (complex) sourcing projects (small, medium and large), this from start development over sourcing and contracting till rollout.
o You also manage one or more purchasecommodities at Belgian and / or group level.
The tasks you are entrusted with are :
o You participate or lead purchase projects, determine the strategy, ensure buy-in within the project teams and a successful rollout.
o You support new product development (NPD) programs.
o You work transversely through the organization and determine the purchasing strategy’s for your programs and / or commodities.
The required and expected technical skills are :
o Knowledge of strategic sourcing, supplier relation management and supply chain processes.
o You ensure smooth communication and are the bridge builder between departments and external partners.
o You are fluent in French and English, both in word and writing. Dutch and / or other languages are a plus.
o Good knowledge MS office package (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
The person who will join our team will be given the opportunity to participate in the design and development of a new subsidiary of the group on innovative and creative robotics projects in a highly emerging field.
o You received a higher education, bachelor or master, and you have a first experience in a commercial position or purchase role with affinity for technique.
o You are a communicative and a good relationship builder. You also have ambition, are open to change and have a natural interest in innovation.
o You have a good business acumen and can think and act both short and long term.
o You are proactive and like to take initiatives to process.
o You enjoy negotiation, both internally and externally.
You report directly to the procurement manager of ECA Robotics Belgium and work closely with the project team based in France.
Employment is based on Mouscron with frequent movements to ECA Robotics Toulon and the production site in Ostend.
Interested in this opportunity ?
An enthusiastic and professional team is ready to welcome you as a new colleague. If you want to meet new challenges with them, don't hesitate and put your candidacy.
You can respond via our career page on our website.