Product / Category Manager Solvents and Organics

Ridderkerk Vast dienstverband €1 - €1 per jaar

Bijgewerkt 17/11/2022

  • Do you enjoy a dynamic and growing environment?
  • Are you an expert in Category Management / Sourcing?

Over onze klant

Our client is a family owned company that has been a player in the Dutch market for almost 100 years.

They manufacture and distribute chemicals and other solutions worldwide and have a global operation of about 50 offices around the globe and 2000+ employees.


  • The role presents an excellent opportunity within a fast-paced growth company to make a mark in the near and far term, as this person will source and develop the solvents and organics categories for the group.
  • This role reports to the Managing Director and therefore will be spearheading the effective creation and implementation of these categories and in alignment with internal stakeholders and business plans.
  • Analyse business plans, production environments and supply requirements to determine optimal sourcing
    strategies and tactics across product categories.
  • Determine and recommend alternate supply strategies to create cost savings and/or supply support
  • Follow up on budgets, perform strategic procurement activities in accordance with the organisation's procurement policy across category spends.
  • Monitor and forecast price and market trends to identify changes of balance in buyer-supplier power.
  • Monitor on forecast of upcoming levels of demand, track and monitor inventory and respond to deviations.


  • Bachelor degree Supply Chain Management, Procurement, Business Administration.
  • At least 3-5 years of sourcing and procurement experience in the solvents and/or organic categories is a must.
  • Preferably experience in fast paced chemical or technical environments.
  • Experience in development of strategic category strategies will be highly desirable.
  • Energetic, engaging and pro-active personality with a high drive for results.
  • Able to collaborate with and influence suppliers and internal stakeholder groups at different levels.
  • Self starter, driven, ambitious and team player.


Attractive compensation package.

Stephany Aguilar

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Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Procurement Management
Industrial / Manufacturing
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