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Buyer IT Indirects Job in Luxembourg
Aliaxis , Luxembourg

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1 Year
0 - 0
Job Type
Job Shift
Job Category
Requires Traveling
Career Level
Master's Degree
Total Vacancies
1 Job
Posted on
Mar 22, 2021
Last Date
Jun 22, 2021

Job Description

Aliaxis is one of the world's leading providers of advanced plastic piping systems. Our mission is to shape a better tomorrow by connecting people with water and energy.

Are you looking for an international Procurement role including cross-regional projects, variety and impact?

Within our Global Procurement organization, we are currently looking for a Buyer IT amp; Indirects for a 1 year fixed term contract.

You like to dream big and make things happen? Do not miss the opportunity to join a broad family of people-centric professionals, thought leaders and rapid thinkers, entrepreneurs in spirit and status quo-fighters!

This role is based in Luxembourg, within Aliaxis Global Procurement Company.

Reporting into the Category Manager IT amp; Indirects, you will handle the following responsibilities:

  • Support the IT amp; Indirects Category Manager in developing and implementing the regional spend category / sourcing strategies to achieve business objectives for key stakeholders;
  • Source the rights suppliers;
  • Negotiation and contract implementation amp; management;
  • Ensuring total cost reduction for project/category;
  • Identify synergies within the region;
  • Managing risks;
  • Generating value generation through spend visibility, contracts, market insights, collaboration with value generating supplier, internal/external collaboration;
  • Identifying the market levers and formulating an improvement strategy (risk, innovation and cost);
  • Ensure smooth relationships and effective collaboration amp; boundary management in the matrix organization with key stakeholders in the different local countries/businesses;

Categories in scope : IT, Professional services, Vehicles, Facility Management, Marketing, Temp Labor, Travel,etc.

Geographical scope: EMEA amp; HQ, mainly.


Required Experience and functional competencies:

  • Master degree (eg engineering, purchasing ) or equivalent through experience;
  • First relevant experience in procurement, more specifically in IT and Indirects;
  • Have experience of an international environment;
  • Good business acumen to understand the strategic situations and sensitivities with vendors and internal stakeholders;
  • Demonstrated agility and diplomacy: able to challenge stakeholders in a collaborative way while considering their inputs and constraints;
  • Skillful communicator;
  • Rigorous, pragmatic and good initiative degree will help to perform;
  • Open minded with strong focus on results;
  • Project management skills;
  • Languages : fluency in English, good command of any other European language is a plus;
  • Willing to travel min. 15% travel.


We offer a unique opportunity to join a family-owned Belgian global company with a very international culture that is transforming dynamically and that is committed to its future growth, service excellence and employee engagement. Next to a competitive salary and benefits package, we offer an impactful role and real growth opportunities.

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Information Technology and Services - Brussels, Belgium