Sourcing Specialist

Job Description

As a Sourcing Specialist, you will be part of the Procurement team and actively search for alternative, new and innovative raw materials and technologies. In doing so, you closely follow the developments and new trends. In function of the best conditions, you look for new potential suppliers within Europe. You negotiate commercial agreements with the suppliers and benchmark regularly with other suppliers and within the different regions. In addition, you ensure proper follow-up and implementation. You do this in close consultation with the R&D department.

You report to the Procurement Manager.


  • You have obtained a master's degree in a scientific discipline.
  • You are a born negotiator with a dynamic attitude and a healthy dose of assertiveness.
  • You are proactive
  • You are a real team player
  • You have a strong affinity with raw materials and a scientific basis

Besides a good knowledge of Dutch, you have an operational knowledge of French and English. Finally, you are willing to travel in this job (25%).


You will have an interesting function in a dynamic, fast growing, successful and financially healthy company. You receive enough independence and have the opportunity to take initiatives and promote. In addition, you can count on an attractive salary package with additional fringe benefits.


If you have any questions about this vacancy, contact HR by email ( or phone (059 29 50 30).