Senior Purchase Manager

For a challenging assignment in Brussels we are looking for a Interim Category/ Purchase Manager (1 year) with international responsibilities.


You will be responsible for strategic planning and category management from A-Z (implementation). You will define strategies for several categories and be responsible for all aspects of negotiations, supply management, sourcing.

Key Responsibilities:
- Strategic sourcing for all categories .
- Leading cross-functional teams.
- Stakeholder management.
- Framework agreements (process from A-Z, implementation and optimizations) .
- You will be accountable for category development and execution (plan and develop strategies).
- Relationship management with suppliers.
- Reporting, communication and analysis.
- Improvement actions for several elements (e.g. supplier and customer centric).
- international responsibilities.


- Minimum 6 years' experience in sourcing/ purchase and procurement in large, complex structures.
- Competences: strategical and analytical mindset, technical affinity, strong negotiation skills.
- Initiative taking and pro-active approach.
- You have relevant experience in a similar position.
- Consulting/advisory skills. You have experience in consultancy roles.
- NL/FR + ENG.
- Strong communicative, organizational and leading skills.
- You are a natural negotiator.
- Frequent travel abroad!

Senior Purchase Manager

  • Ref:BIM09005
  • Fonction : Interim Manager
  • Secteur : Services
  • Lieu : Brusselse Hoofdstedelijke Raad , Belgium