Buyer - Amsterdam - Competitive + relocation support (AE614597)

Are you an experienced B2B Buyer with commercial acumen and a passion for products?

Do you juggle projects with ease, overcoming problems and hitting deadlines?

Join a brand that creates luxury products for body and home that benefit people and the planet, with a loyal following around the globe. Based in the company’s Amsterdam office, you will be welcomed by a friendly and dedicated Sourcing team.

Using your impressive market knowledge and data analysis skills, you will manage supplier relationships and proactively execute the company’s sourcing strategy.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure compliance with company sourcing principles and processes for purchasing products
  • Build and manage productive long-term partnerships with suppliers
  • Manage all administrative activities related to your products
  • Negotiate all aspects of commercial terms and agreements with suppliers
  • Drive efficiencies through continuous cost optimisation
  • Research and prepare sourcing business cases
  • Work closely with internal teams and suppliers on sustainability initiatives

Candidate Requirements:

  • Degree or equivalent in purchasing, business admin, retail management or a related field
  • Demonstrable success within procurement or account management, ideally within cosmetics or a related industry
  • An affinity with cosmetics or cosmetic packaging
  • Excellent management, business partnering and communication skills
  • Fluent verbal and written English; Dutch is a plus

If you are a flexible, ambitious team player who enjoys making things happen, apply today. Email your CV to quoting job ref AE614597.

Arthur Edward is a leading beauty, personal care & FMCG recruitment agency. We find top talent along the product lifecycle to innovate, launch and market bestselling cosmetic and beauty products.

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