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Technical Buyer Services

Vacancy: Technical Buyer who is equipped for impact

Do you want to be part of a globally operating team of innovators? Do you want to contribute to the energy transition? Do you also think bigger than big? And, do you have what it takes to make an impact? Then we might be looking for you. Find out more about our vacancy for Technical Buyer.

About our organisation

We are Huisman. We develop step changing technical solutions and translate these into the design and construction of the largest construction equipment. For decades, we have been working all over the world for offshore wind, geothermal, oil & gas, leisure and civil industries.

With our passionate workforce and worldwide production, service & sales facilities we are equipped for impact in these times of transition.

"We value flexibility and initiative. Don’t be afraid of experimenting. If you work on new ideas, they will become real."

Korneel van der Meer, Product Manager

About the position of Technical Buyer 

What to expect of the Technical Buyer position within Huisman? 

Working as a Technical Buyer at Huisman means that you make an impact on our client’s operational assets, and our continuity. Keeping your internal and external contacts up to date, being the key communicator between these parties (example: requesting quotations, creating Purchase Orders, bringing suppliers in contact with internal departments and vice versa, hosting meetings, providing updates/reports).

We would also like to point out the other advantages of working at Huisman, such as the opportunity to contribute to groundbreaking innovations, an excellent employment conditions package and regular drinks in our own bar.

What do we expect of you?

  • Finding balance between quality, price, lead time with our suppliers of goods and services;
  • Helping improve our processes resulting in better efficiently, shorter handling time and thus price reduction.
  • Build and maintain cooperative and transparent relationships with our suppliers.

Wondering if you are 'equipped for impact'?

You are:

  • Team player, enjoys working in multidisciplinary and multicultural teams with the ability to work independently;
  • Proactive and Persuasive;
  • Client oriented and focused;
  • Practical, accurate and punctual;
  • An excellent communicator;
  • Solution driven;
  • Flexible and Creative.

You have:

  • A Technical Bachelor think and work level;
  • Work experience in a technical organization;
  • The ability to adapt quickly to new requirements and know how to prioritize;
  • Practical disposition and a good command of the English language orally and in writing;
  • Analytical skills.

Some practical things we need you to have:

  • An EU passport/valid work permit for the Netherlands;
  • A practical disposition;
  • A good command of the English language verbally and in writing.

More about Huisman

We design and produce in-house and deliver our turn-key products to clients worldwide. Our clients choose us for our entrepreneurial spirit, skills, reliability, and innovative solutions. Examples? Consider  the Universal Quick Connector we produced for Jan De Nul. So, if you join Huisman make sure you are equipped for impact. In other words, surprise us, our clients and… yourself!

What do we have to offer?

  • An excellent benefits package tailored to your experience and education level;
  • A multicultural work environment;
  • Various growth and development opportunities;
  • Open, informal, no-nonsense culture with short communication lines.

Does this sound like you?

Apply online for the position of Technical Buyer by using the apply button at the top of this page. We are curious to see what kind of impact you will make.

Still need a bit more info or looking for something that suits you better?

Please contact us via our contact form for more information or sign up for our job alert to receive details of new opportunities in your inbox.

Disclaimer for recruitment and selection agencies:

We don’t accept any unsolicited applications or CVs from recruitment and selection agencies. Proposing candidates without invitation is not appreciated and will not be considered by Huisman. Applications received are property of Huisman. We don’t appreciate acquisition and this also applies to Huisman colleagues or associated Huisman companies. 

  • Full-time
  • Professionals
  • Rotterdam, NL
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Michella Oudshoorn
“Connecting people and working together towards the next step drives me. Let’s connect and discover how Huisman can be the next step in your career.”

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