Technical Buyer

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Technical Buyer

Allego is looking for an experienced technical buyer/procurement professional.

FULL-TIME · ARNHEM, THE NETHERLANDS

About Allego

Allego is one of the leading European Charge Point Operators. We provide charging infrastructure and - services so that e-cars and e-busses can be charged.

The job

As a Technical Buyer, you are a key element to ensure the procurement of the commodities Charging Infrastructure and Field Services (installation / commissioning / maintenance / support). You are responsible to conduct market research and Request for Quotation (RFQ) tracks. Your solid technical knowledge allows you to liaise with the Allego technical specialists and the Allego operational teams on their technical & services requirements. You comfortably convert the Allego specifications into firmly negotiated agreements our existing and new suppliers. As a result your achievements significantly result into a reduction of cost (Capex / Opex) and excellent supplier performance. Other responsibilities include:

  • Organize the Tactical supplier management activities including KPI scorecards.
  • Support the Manager Procurement in the preparation and execution of annual Strategic meetings conducted with premium suppliers of your commodity.
  • Support the Manager Procurement with the internal supply chain benchmark sessions.
  • Conduct all compliance activities in relation to the ISO / HSEQ / VCO Quality Management system. This includes specific topics such as Health, Safety and Environment (CSR).
  • Act as a back-up for the junior buyer in the execution of necessary contracts administration and operational purchasing activities.

Your profile

Because of the fast-paced (international) environment, flexibility, ability to multi-task and a pro-active attitude are key. Deadlines bring the best out of you and let your result-driven personality excel. You show ownership and teamspirit in your day-to-day work, an eagerness to learn and ambitions to grow. You also bring:

  • A technical bachelor degree;
  • A minimum of 5 years experience with electrical engineering;
  • Strong preference for a minimum of 3 years experience with Field Services (commissioning / installation / maintenance / support)
  • Proven experience with cost engineering activities resulting into significant CAPEX and OPEX savings.
  • Your strong skills in administration and accuracy ensure that you act as a trusted advisor on financial business case decisions presented to (senior) Allego management.
  • Flexibility to work at all levels of procurement activities: complex & strategic, tactical operational and administrative.
  • Strong analytical and communication skills, fluently in Dutch and English. German is preferable.
  • Experience as a buyer is an advantage, but not required.

Our offer

A challenging job in a fast-paced, goal oriented environment. A competitive salary depending on education and experience. Also a great set of fringe benefits like budget for personal development, a good pension, group health scheme and a budget to use at your own discretion; for example extra vacation days or parental leave. At Allego you choose your own challenges, we will make education and training available if necessary.

Applications

If you are interested in working at Allego we look forward to receiving your resume and motivational letter via the direct link. Please submit your application before June 30th.

This job is vacant to internal and external candidates. In case of an equal fit, employees will get precedence.

An online assessment and screening may be part of the application proces.

Additional information

You will be stationed at our office in Arnhem, the Netherlands

For more information about the role please contact Sigrid van der Kamp-Voorbrood at telephone number: + 31 6 527 37 950

For more information about the application procedure please contact Mariëlle Naarsing at telephone number + 31 6 118 525 66

Although we appreciate the interest, we do not respond to recruitment agencies.