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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Languages
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
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    • Date Posted
      October 01,2021
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    Procurement Parameter Manager

    Our client is a French company based in Amsterdam in the Netherlands. They are a major player in distribution around the world with 12,225 stores in more than 30 countries, 321,000 employees and a turnover of nearly 80.7 billion Euros (source 2019).

    In 2017 they opened up their offices in Amsterdam to launch a new concept, in the context of the development of discount stores in Europe with the mission of sourcing the best food and non-food offers in this market. From Amsterdam they supply the 6 European countries of the client (Belgium, Spain, France, Italy, Poland and Romania) using 2 warehouses to date to carry out operations.

    They have, in addition to the original trading activity, been providing the back office (assortment, store supply) for the new discount concept developed by the mother holding within its stores since 2021.

    Since its creation, they have doubled its turnover every year. A real start-up within a large group of over 60 years old, we are building an international team made up of the best talents around trade, purchasing and the supply chain.


    • Build the store-cluster budget matrix and integrate it into the procurement tool
    • Integrate the internal codes of the products coded for each country
    • Set up the procurement system by country purchasing group
    • Integrate the start and end dates on seasonal products
    • Set up the purchasing groups (shop reference level)
    • Integrate substitution links
    • Manage the release of new products and the availability cycle
    • Check the consistency of available references
    • Develop the necessary reports to control the active and non-active assortment
    • Administer the Appro+ tool and monitor shop forecast performance


    • 3 to 5 years of higher education
    • Operational experience in the administration of operational procurement tools (minimum 5 years)
    • At least 5 years operational experience in the administration of a procurement operational tool
    • Very good level of computer skills (Excel) with ability to extract and process data
    • Very good level of written and spoken English
    • French and Spanish are a plus


    • Salary between €4.000 and €5.000 gross per month
    • 13th month
    • Performance bonus
    • Pension Scheme
    • 25 vacation days
    • Travel reimbursement

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