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Buyer

  • Eindhoven, Netherlands
Staff

Job description

Who are we

AME, part of the Metis Group, is an electronics company located in Brainport Eindhoven, a leading tech region. We partner with customers in developing and manufacturing high-quality electronic products with extensive product life cycle support. The combination of electrical, mechanical, software, and industrial engineering expertise in our teams drives our innovation in markets like energy, climate and industry. With over 25 years of experience, a commitment to technology, a skilled workforce of 300 employees, and a large customer base, AME provides a unique offering as technology manufacturing partner in the electronics sector.



Purchasing is a critical part of any manufacturing organization. It’s not just about ordering the right products and components; the buying department is mainly responsible for a correctly managed inventory level. If you are good in what you do, our operations departments can do their jobs without any delay or deviations.

Task & responsibilities

As a Buyer, you make an important contribution to AME's commitment towards customer by ensuring materials are on time at AME at agreed price and quality with the correct information processed in the system. You are responsible for orders from AME’s versatile purchasing portfolio.

Responsibilities:

  • Checking, adjusting and processing order forms and confirmations.
  • Maintaining accurate information regarding order data in AME's system (SAP).
  • Reviewing deliveries against the orders and tracking status of any orders.
  • Maintaining close contacts with internal stakeholders to coordinate quantities to be ordered, stock level and safety stocks.
  • Deal with non-supplies, under orders, over orders and damaged goods.
  • Researching and analyzing supplier prices and conditions in the market and make suppliers selection.
  • Contacting and negotiating terms and conditions with suppliers.
  • Building and Maintaining relationship with suppliers.
  • Conducting Supplier (Business Review) meetings.


Job requirements


Required skills

This position could be an ideal step up into the world of purchasing. Whether it be a first step for a fresh graduate (Industrial Engineering or Logistics) or an evolution for an ambitious logistically operations professional, there is plenty of ground to be developed here.

To us, a typical candidate for Buyer would be:

  • Strong in analytical skills
  • With knowledge of working with SAP
  • Would understand the processes quickly
  • Good stakeholder management skills
  • Able to work independently but good team communicator as well
  • Proactive and result oriented with positive attitude
  • Curious, always looking for more information and smarter ways of doing tasks
  • Efficient and quality oriented
  • Good command of English


Why joining AME?


    • An inspiring, open, direct, hands-on, flexible and entrepreneurial working culture;
    • An ambitious organization, driven by technology and focused on delivering tomorrow’s electronic products, from idea to realization;
    • Be part of a strongly growing and profitable high-tech company;
    • An organization full of young and talented people from all over the world;
    • Modern and well-equipped facilities;
    • Flat organizational structure; short communication lines;
    • Professional BI tools and data management systems;
    • Lots of opportunities for personal and professional growth;

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  • Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
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  • Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
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How we hire

Our hiring process is thorough, to ensure we make the right decision and to help you to decide if we're the right fit for you.

Step 1

We call you for a short introduction

Step 2

We meet for one or more interviews

Step 3

You receive a job offer

Step 4

Congratulations on your new job

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