Technical Project Buyer

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Be part of something powerful!

Are you excited by innovative products such as power supply solutions or coils & linear drive solutions? We’ve got the perfect job for you. SFC develops, manufactures and markets highly reliable standard and semi-standard high-power platform solution for demanding requirements in laser, semi-conductor manufacturing equipment and analytical applications. Furthermore, SFC co-develops and manufactures highly complex and reliable coils & linear drives for the semi-conductor manufacturing equipment and analytical applications. SFC is operating from its R&D and manufacturing locations in Almelo, The Netherlands and Cluj-Napoca, Romania.

We are looking for a/an:

Technical Project Buyer

Location: Almelo, the Netherlands

As a Technical Project Buyer you are the link between the R&D team and the strategic purchasers. You develop products, from projects to serial products and support the project teams in selecting the best suitable components. You are the source for optimal supplier and partner control and fulfil our product needs.

In your role, you will:

• Explore and source the right partners, suppliers, products and projects;
• Create an optimal and cost-efficient supply chain;
• Assess the current purchase orders based on agreed conditions;
• Secure, using Early Supplier Involvement (ESI), to improve the time to market;
• Visit suppliers in and outside of Europe to improve relationships between the companies and understand their processes to have a clear understanding of the pricing of projects;
• Support all interfacing departments and stakeholders;
• Supervise the transfer of new products;
• Implement and manage the critical paths and milestones;
• Provide clear documentation and ensure good administration.

What should your background look like?

• At least 5 years of experience in purchasing in high tech;
• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in technical business administration or a similar field;
• Negotiation skills, understanding of the electronic manufacturing service (EMS) and knowledge of how mechanical and electro-mechanical components are manufactured;
• You are analytical/numbers driven, cost-sensitive, can organize yourself and are good at making decisions, you can keep an overview and can report accurately;
• Microsoft Office (Teams, Excel, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint);
• You are fluent in Dutch and English (C1).

Why should you join us?

It’s an exciting time to be a part of SFC. Show us how much energy you’re holding and feel empowered to be your best. Help us shape the future of the power supply, coil & linear drive, and fuel cell industries. SFC Energy is a fast-growing company, part of SFC Energy AG, a German-listed company (F3C), which is strongly driven by technological innovation. Here you will find exciting areas to work in, challenging tasks, and a fantastic team.

For more power: Our benefits in your new environment

• International high-tech environment;
• Market conform salary and secondary benefits e.g., holiday allowance, end-of-year bonus, pension scheme, travel allowance;
• The chance to boost your career path through proactive career management;
• The fulfillment of contributing directly to build a larger and better organization and putting your fingerprint on the corporate culture of our company;
• Joining an open culture, where our core values have meaning;
• Technical and personal training opportunities, be it internal or external, based on your Performance & Growth assignments;
• Flexible working hours;
• Hybrid working options, where the home office schedule is decided together with the team leader;
• Collective Labour Agreement ‘Metalektro.’
• Regular staff events and every Friday social event;
• An awesome team, so you always come home with a smile.

Apply now!

Do you think you got what it takes? Don’t hesitate and send an e-mail to Human Resources: [email protected]. We are looking forward to your application!

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