We are seeking a skilled Strategic Sourcing Manager for our client, a leading Dutch healthcare and pharmaceutical firm.
- Develop and implement strategic sourcing initiatives for the client's supply chain.
- Evaluate and negotiate contracts with potential suppliers, ensuring strong supplier relationships.
- Collaborate with internal stakeholders to align sourcing strategies with business objectives.
- Conduct market research to stay informed on industry trends and pricing.
- Monitor and assess supplier performance, resolving any issues.
- 5+ years of direct sourcing experience in a similar role.
- Fluency in Dutch and English, written and verbal.
- Proven success in implementing strategic sourcing initiatives and cost savings.
- Strong negotiation, communication, and relationship management skills.
- Knowledge of the healthcare and pharmaceutical industry preferred