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