Project Buyer

Customer service
English and Dutch, Dutch, French and Dutch, English and Swedish, German and English, Polish and English, English
  • Develop, present, and implement a comprehensive Procurement & Logistics Plan for projects based on thorough analyses, project team requirements, and sourcing strategies.
  • Identify and effectively manage potential risks and opportunities associated with procurement activities in assigned projects.
  • Collaborate with relevant stakeholders, including the Project Manager, Technical Superintendent, and procurement manager, to facilitate supplier selection.
  • Facilitate the RFQ process, including negotiations and contract agreements with suppliers.
  • Maintain close collaboration with project managers to ensure ongoing monitoring of project progress.
  • Oversee supplier management within project timelines, ensuring timely delivery of goods and services.
  • Ensure compliance with sourcing procedures and execute operational tasks related to ordering, expediting, and follow-up for critical goods and services.
  • Track and provide regular reports on sourcing performance for the project.


  • Possess a relevant Bachelor's degree in a field such as Technical, Purchasing, or Supply Chain.
  • Have 3 to 5 years of experience in a comparable role, preferably in areas like procurement, supply chain, or purchasing.
  • Experience in the Maritime industry is a must
  • Demonstrate a strong interest and familiarity with technical aspects & maritime.
  • Exhibit solid commercial experience and skills.
  • Showcase proven abilities in project management, negotiation, and contract handling.
  • Possess excellent communication skills with the ability to establish and foster connections.
  • Embrace a proactive and hands-on approach to work.
  • Mandatory language proficiency: English at an advanced level and Dutch at an intermediate level.
  • Willingness and availability for occasional travel.

Salary Benefits:

  • Company laptop & mobile phone
  • Pension plan
  • 30 vacation days
  • Hybrid working
  • 0.21 cent p/km travel compensation
  • Flexible woring hours (within office hours)
  • Fun and international team in Rotterdam

About the company:

This International client of our is in the maritime industry, they provide marine support services tailored to the operational needs of their customers onshore and offshore