As a Category Buyer for DEME Group, you will develop and implement sourcing strategies for a defined set of commodities, take the lead in managing a portfolio of preferred suppliers, build up extensive market knowledge, work together with internal stakeholders to strive for best fit solutions and be an advocate of procurement best practices within the organization. As a Category Buyer within the team “Machinery Equipment” you will take the lead – on a tactical/strategic level – in procurement of equipment and services within the following categories: hydraulic, electromechanical, propulsion systems and other technical hardware. You will work in a team of 10 people, consisting of operational and category buyers. You will mainly work from our HQ in Zwijndrecht, Belgium.
The category manager we are looking for drives and implements strategic planning and category management for a group of categories connected to support departments (ICT, Communication & Marketing, Travel, etc.). This role builds and secures up-to-date market knowledge and defines category strategies. Is responsible for sourcing, negotiation and overall supplier management for large volumes and/or complex processes.
As a Category Manager Shipyards for DEME Group, you will drive and implements strategic planning and category management. You will secure up to date market knowledge and be responsible for sourcing, negotiation and overall supplier management. You will Report to the Lead Category Manager of Shipyards and Machinery Equipment.
Do you want to work in a vibrant, challenging, interesting and international environment? Do you want to be part of the HR Team responsible for more than 2500 crewmembers of 100+ nationalities? Will you be our next crew planner responsible for the organization and coordination of the personnel on board of one of our vessels?
DEME is a global solutions provider in a challenging and rapidly changing world. Our expertise and vast experience has been deployed over the centuries for dredging, environmental and marine engineering business solutions such as: port construction and improving maritime access worldwide. We have been creating land for 150 years and will continue to do so in the future. Therefore we are looking for motivated candidates to reinforce our team.