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T-Systems Netherlands


Job-ID: 104185_EN_2

Medior Buyer

T-Systems Netherlands
Utrecht, Netherlands
Job level:
Employment type:
Full Time - Regular
Application Deadline:
Experience Required:
3-5 years
Languages Required:
Dutch, English
Functional Area:
Finance, Controlling
Procurement, Supply Chain Management
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About Procurement Department

The role of Procurement is to create value by driving world class Procurement excellence and supply chain excellence for cost reductions, spend management and beyond. Procurement is responsible to manage all external cash-out with vendors, irrelevant of applied business model across countries and across categories for the whole Group of Deutsche Telekom AG.

The Procurement team in T-Systems Netherlands is responsible for the external spend in the Benelux and supports in the Nordics. The team exists of 7 FTE with divers levels of seniority. We are working in close cooperation with Strategic Sourcing, Shared Service Centre teams and with Procurement colleagues in the European region.

Position description

Are you customer orientated? Do you have a great sense of responsibility? Are you able to work in an International Environment? And do you have experience in negotiating with a great track level? Than you might be the person we are looking for! We have a vacancy for a fulltime Medior Buyer at our head office in Utrecht, Papendorp.

The Tactical Sourcing Manager is responsible to perform and steer stakeholder requests below defined clip levels and in accordance with defined eco-system / model of operation for the defined category. This covers demand clarification, alignment with Strategic Sourcing, performing of request, negotiation, awarding, trigger PO processing and documentation.

You will grow into the role as Procurement Deal- and Lifecycle Manager.

As a Medior Buyer you will have the following tasks:

  • Check responsibility for incoming demands and routing these  into the correct channel
  • Clarification of incoming demands 
  • Preparation of tactical sourcing initiatives in cooperation with the business
  • Align and finalize standard specification with requister
  • Perform long-listing from preferred supplier list
  • Perform tender / quotation requests, short-listing and negotiation with preferred suppliers
  • Take awarding decision and close, register and manage contracts
  • Trigger and manage PO processing for the tactical sourcing initiative
  • Document tactical sourcing initiative according to documentation guidelines
  • Education & Qualification

    Bachelor  degree or MBO+ with relevant working experience

    A Nevi certificate is a pre

    Fluency in Dutch and English (German is a pre)

    Good Microsoft Office Knowledge

    Experienced in eProcurement platforms (eSourcing- / ERP skills e.g. SAP MM, SRM, and Business Objects)

    Personal Skills

    • Ability to work in a team
    • Results & analytical orientated
    • Active in the change process
    • Professional and methodology expertise
    • Commercial skills            

    Professional and methodology expertise

    • Project management skills
    • Technical and category related expertise
    • Knowledge of supply markets
    • Risk management in Procurement
    • Legal regulations
    • Use of IT/Procurement systems
    • Canteen on-site

    • Flexible working hours

    • Training offers and allowances

    • Pension scheme

    • International activity

    • Holiday pay

    • Parking available

    About T-Systems Nederland

    We are a company that is in full development and value entrepreneurship, innovation and people development. In addition to our traditional ICT infrastructure and cloud services, we also assist our clients in the digital transformation. On a daily basis we are working with solutions around IoT, Big Data and Block chain to help our customers in their digital transformation.

    T-Systems is 100% owned by Deutsche Telekom Group, one of the world's leading providers of secure and reliable information and communication technology. We have offices in more than 20 countries, 37.500 employees worldwide and in the financial year 2017 we generated 6.9 billion euros in revenue.

    T-Systems Netherlands provides innovative and high-quality ICT services with a strong focus on Cloud, Networks, Digitization, IoT and Security & SAP. T-Systems Netherlands have 400 employees divided over three locations, Utrecht , Heerlen and The Hague.

    Our key values are Guts, Focus, Power and Proud to be T. These values connect and challenge us every day.  Innovation is one of the most important drivers because we want to offer the best solutions to our customers.

    Further career information

    Your application - quick and easy in just 5 minutes! Found your new job? Then simply click on 'Apply now' to get to the form for your personal details. Do you have your application documents (CV, cover letter, certificates) available? You can upload them as pdf-; word- (docx); ppt-; xls-; csv- oder txt-file with a maximum upload size of 10 MB each. As soon as we receive your application, you will get a confirmation via e-mail. The first thing we do is check whether your profile matches the job. This first selection round can take up to four weeks. If you are successful in the pre-selection round, we will contact you to arrange an interview.

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