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Purchase Manager


Halluin , France

  1. OBJECTIVE FUNCTION

Identify the supply needs of the company according to products sold, negotiate and buy accordingly. Prospect or analyze the market of the suppliers and all ready to fill products coponents used.

This applies to raw materials, packaging components and general products, services and (trading) goods for the group organization that meet the legal standards and needs.

The task is to purchase the raw materials, ingredients and packaging components, general products, services and (trading) goods that the group organization needs as effectively and cost-effectively as possible.

  • SCOPE

All production sites within the Bouvard Pro group.

ACTIVITIES

  • Purchase of raw materials, trading goods, other goods (marketing material, exhibition material, water fountains, etc…) and services for the group organization subject to approval and co-signing of the order forms by the CEO.
  • Selection and approval of suppliers. linked to a purchase plan strategy per component (raw material, packaging) at Bouvard pro level.
  • Negotiation and purchase of raw materials, packaging components, trading products, services and materials.
  • Act as a contact person representing Bouvard Pro | Pidy for various external suppliers.
  • Waste declaration for all packaging supplied to various markets in the world (Fostplus, Eco-emballage, Der Grune Punt, …)
  • Lead tenders organized by Bouvard for Bouvard Pro.
  • Support & reporting group Bouvard for plant and country specific information

  • REQUIRED SKILLS, STUDY LEVEL AND COMPETENCES

  • You preferably have a bachelor’s degree or an equivalent experience. in the supply chain perimeter (purchase, procurement)
  • You already had a first experience in a similar position.
  • You have a fluent verbal expression in Dutch, French and English.
  • You have a very good knowledge and use of Excel.
  • Ideally, you have experience with SAP ( a plus) or another ERP software.
  • You are excellent in negotiation: you can find a balance between what we need (quality, service, price) and what we have to pay for it.
  • You ensure an optimization of the purchase processes: you go for continuous improvement and ensure that the flow is followed correctly within the company (ISO and SAP processes) with an eye for specific needs of the food sector)..
  • You manage constructively your panel of suppliers through open communication and an eye for their needs.  and requirements.
  • You have excellent communication skills both internally and externally.
  • HIERARCHY

  • BACK UP

CEO

Supply chain manager, purchase team

Interested? Contact us today: jobs@pidy.com

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