Technical Buyer

Do you want to contribute to the widespread introduction of electric vehicles and machines? And are you looking for a new challenge with broad responsibility in a fast-growing organization? Then we would like to get in touch with you!

Working at ELEO is a unique experience. You get the opportunity to work with state-of-the-art technology and world-class people. To take good care of the growing number of awesome projects we’re working on, we are looking for a Technical Buyer to join our team.

What will you do as a Technical Buyer at ELEO?

As our Technical Buyer, your role is to strengthen our team in further professionalizing the procurement process throughout the product lifecycle from design, proto building, and series delivery. You form an essential part of our ambitious team by moving between operational and tactical levels to ensure our requirements are fulfilled and sourcing is optimized.

Key parts of your role will be as follows:

  • You are working in a cross-functional team with R&D and Manufacturing for sourcing a wide variety of components. You will contribute with strategies or alternatives when current market constraints prevent the original component from being obtained. With this you play a crucial role in improving project- and manufacturing lead times and the availability of ELEO’s technology.
  • Communicating purchase orders with our vendors, confirming delivery dates, and ensuring items are delivered on time in full.
  • Playing a role in setting up vendor management activities; a balancing act between maximizing value, building strong relationships and supporting ELEO’s short and long-term goals.
  • Collaborating with the procurement team to evaluate and steer our vendors' KPIs and overall procurement objectives.

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Requirements / Background

  • Ideally you have a bachelor’s degree with a technical background
  • 3+ years’ experience in working in a technical environment
  • You are a solution-based thinker
  • Accurate and a strong eye for detail
  • Team player. Open, energetic, honest and approachable
  • Strong communication skills in Dutch and English both written and verbal
  • Underderstanding of various manufacturing methods is a plus
  • Commercial sensitive in knowing how to deal with external parties is a plus
  • Agile in working with ERP systems & Microsoft Office is a plus

What we offer

  • The opportunity to work in a young, talented and diverse team with lots of ambition
  • The opportunity to develop yourself in a fast-growing organization with challenging and fun assignments
  • The freedom to choose flexible working hours
  • Fun and informal get-togethers and company trips

Our process

  • Application

    If this position seems like a fit to you, send us your resume and motivation via the application form below. Please tell us why you want to work at ELEO and what you think you can contribute to our team.
  • Interviews

    When we think you might be a good fit to our organization, we'll invite you for a range of interviews with different ELEO people. We'll use these interviews to see if there is a great match from both sides, both personally and content-wise.
  • Assessment

    When the outcome of the interviews is still positive from both sides, we dive a little deeper into the applicable role at ELEO. You'll have in-depth discussions with your potential colleagues and/or work on a case.
  • Contract

    If we're both excited about each other after the assessment we'd love to come to an agreement with you. As soon as you sign the contract, we'd strive towards building a long-term agreement in which we can both bring out the best in each other.

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