Program Purchasing Lead – Eindhoven


Onze relatie is een internationaal opererend bedrijf met vestigingen in Nederland, Azië en de Verenigde Staten.

De organisatie richt zich op de ontwikkeling en toelevering van complexe mechanische en mechatronische onderdelen en samenstellingen aan bedrijven die productieapparatuur maken voor de halfgeleiderindustrie.
Daarnaast is onze relatie ook actief in de markten voor analysesystemen, medische systemen en mechanisatie projecten.


As program purchasing lead you are part of the ASML DUV program management team.

Key responsibility areas are:
• Developing and implementing sourcing strategies for the ASML DUV program.
• Managing a team of (junior) initial buyers in line with business / customer objectives to ensure that business targets are met
• Responsible for the complete product life cycle (new product introduction, release for volume, spare parts)
• Manage overall procurement processes (initial purchasing) and drives for continuous improvements
• Drive cost price reduction and lead time reduction programs at suppliers
• Report to program managers on supplier delivery and quality performance and initiate improvement programs
• Provide support in case of escalations and define plan to avoid escalations in the future
• Built and sustain a global network with people in relevant related business areas to ensure knowledge transfer and sharing best practices.

Functie eisen

• A bachelor or master degree, preferably in mechanical engineering/electronics and/or supply chain management/business administration experience
• Minimal 10 years experience in the high tech industry
• Team player with proven ability to successfully manage project teams and complex supply chains
• In-depth understanding of the purchasing processes and industrial sourcing
• Strong analytical competences, flexibility; adapting easily in changing highly dynamic environments, excellent communicator and results driven
• Focused and problem solving team player who creates strong commitment with internal and external stakeholders
• Strategic, analytical, structured, accurate and able to maintain overview, asses priorities and focus on concrete results
• Strong and experienced negotiator: hard on results, while keeping the focus on long term relationships.


De salarisindicatie is max. € 6000,- per maand.


Carel Verspaget
+31 (0)40 2484228


Carel Verspaget
+31 (0)40 2484228