Position: buyer

Are you looking for a fun new challenge? Are you our new buyer, someone who binds suppliers to us? If so, read on!

Our company is the jewel in the crown of North Holland. We are a beautiful, young, innovative and internationally operating company. We are based in Den Helder, but we have colleagues in the UK, USA, Italy, Belgium, Germany and Australia. Our production locations are next to Den Helder in the UK, USA, Germany and Spain. At OneCircle we develop, produce and sell unique plastic kegs that are mainly filled with beer and wine. We are the founder of the KeyKeg® and Unikeg® and have been market leader for 12 years. Our kegs are growing in popularity and also in the number of applications. Our company is constantly moving, so we hope you like change.

You will get a lot of freedom and space to develop yourself and you will work closely with colleagues from various teams. We have short communication lines and an informal work atmosphere where customers and employees are very important. Together with 65 super enthusiastic colleagues we are conquering the market.

Leaving the world a better place' is our motto, which is reflected in the way we treat each other and our materials. For more inspiration visit www.keykeg.com.

Who are we looking for: Buyer

You are responsible for the purchasing activities within our company. The plans are big but the team is still small. A wonderful opportunity to set up the purchasing department and shape it according to your idea. Of course, you are never alone and you work closely with your colleagues.

What does that mean?

  • You make our customers and colleagues in the factories happy;
  • You contribute directly to the continuity of the company;
  • You will put purchasing on the map internally and OneCircle externally with our suppliers;
  • You are a pillar in the monitoring of the company's margin.

How do you:

  • You create stable partnerships with suppliers;
  • You ensure stability and quality in the supply chain;
  • You ensure together with the business office that there are sufficient raw materials present;
  • You work with colleagues on fun cross team projects to improve processes;
  • You research and evaluate suppliers on results, reliability, financial position and competitive position;
  • You are our beacon in the field of contracts, terms of delivery, (financial) conditions, optimal price and performance ratios and documentation for (project) purchasing;
  • You initiate, negotiate and assess complex requests for offers and (framework) contracts;
  • You look for new suppliers and know how to bind them;
  • You are able to produce solid management reports.

Who are we looking for

  • A fun and energetic person who fits into our team;
  • Someone who takes initiative;
  • A self starter;
  • A top negotiator;
  • Someone who enjoys working in an international environment;
  • Someone who rolls up their sleeves;
  • Someone who is always looking for a solution.

What's nice:

  • Several years of experience with procurement processes;
  • Knowledge of legal aspects of contract forms;
  • If you have knowledge of project and process procurement and the bidding and procurement market;
  • You have a good command of your languages: Dutch and English in word and writing.

What can you expect from us?

A very varied job in which your personality, knowledge and experience really comes into its own. An ambitious organization that is literally and figuratively developing.

  • Of course, also a nice salary in line with your abilities;
  • A good pension plan for your retirement;
  • All room for inventiveness and personal development;
  • A healthy work environment where you are free to use the gym.

You will be working at our office in Den Helder. Do you still have questions? Then please visit our website or you can always contact Aad Hortensius at: aad@keykeg.com if you still have questions.