Procurement officer

Company: AME

In this function you will role will be dual, on the one hand you will have a project procurement role, whereas on the other hand you will be involved in the purchasing of commodities and generic (non-insourced) manufacturing parts in a general procurement function.

In your project procurement role you will be assigned to active product development projects and be involved in the creation of new products with existing or new technologies. Within the project you will be responsible for securing the purchasing conditions and selecting combinations of manufacturers and distributors for key value drivers (KVD), monitoring the impacts on costs of product change requests (PCRs) and the timely initiation of the procurement process for new product introductions (NPIs) and (pre-) series production.

Generic purchasing includes the annual strategic review of commodities and the allocation of these packages in the distribution but also the annual strategic review of generic and (non-insourced) manufacturing parts and its allocation among different manufacturers.
Together with a small team of colleagues you will be involved in day-to-day operations but also be working on strategic purchasing in a high growth business. You will ensure that products and services are delivered on time and according to the conditions agreed, maintain contact with internal and external parties and search for new suppliers and expand existing networks and relationships. Next, you will conduct research on the best products and suppliers in terms of best value, quality and delivery schedules in a business to business environment.

AME is a fast growing organization developing and manufacturing high quality products with electronics. Our goal is to create innovative products for our customers that exceed market expectations by making use of state-of-the-art development facilities and a highly automated manufacturing environment. Driven by technology, we strive for the best solution combining the disciplines of electrical, mechanical, software and industrial engineering.
Working at AME means joining a talented, ambitious and experienced team of experts, with a clear focus on personal and professional growth.

Why join AME?
– Be part of a fast and continuously growing organization full of career opportunities
– Be part of an ambitious team of young professionals
– Work in modern and well-equipped facilities
– Experience the flat organizational structure
– Work in our state-of-the-art facilities

We are looking for candidates with a BEng, BSc or MSc degree. You can work well on paper and can communicate in both English and Dutch fluently. You will be able to work independently and also as part of a team, accurately, systematically structured and you have strong analytical capabilities.

AME offers a challenging career full of opportunities for personal and professional growth. In an atmosphere of passion for technology, ambition and responsibility, you will be part of a flat and dynamic organization focused on delivering tomorrow’s electronic products from idea to realization.

AME is the ideal place to take your ideas and your passion for technology to the next level. Are you ready to join a team of world-class professionals?