Vacature Procurement & Logistical Lead

Procurement & Logistical Lead in Gorinchem

Procurement & Logistical lead


DAMEN strives for long-term impact. This is not confined to the boundaries of the firm. We aim for the well-being of our personnel, the maritime ecosystem and the world beyond. Therefore, we take responsibility for developing and delivering solutions that create sustainable value. Products designed and built by Damen are available as low emission versions. The impact of our products on the environment and on the communities in which we operate is improving year on year.

To realize our ambition to further reduce the emission footprint of Damen products, multiple technologies are required depending on the type of vessel, its operation and the level of autonomy.

Damen Sustainable Solutions:

DAMEN Sustainable solutions is a new company within the DAMEN group. It is the designer and manufacturer of the DAMEN Emission reductions systems. With these systems NOx and particles emissions of Marine combustion engine are reduced significantly. DAMEN has been designing, testing and delivering these systems from 2016. Now it is time to further expand business on new builds, services, repair and retrofit markets and to take the next step with this company.

The role

As a Procurement & Logistical lead you are responsible for setting up and managing a complete supply chain for Damen Sustainable solutions, including supplier and partner network, stock management and the operational tasks from procurement to aftersales. You are part of multidisciplinary team consisting of Sales, Technology Specialists, Engineering, Procurement & logistics up to commissioning and services. In this team you and your procurement &; logistical team members are responsible for on time delivery of the materials to produce the emission systems and delivery of the end product to the customer.

Key accountabilities

  • Procurement of materials
  • Delivery of systems to customers
  • Organize stock management
  • Develop, improve, and ensure professional relationships with strategic partners and suppliers;
  • Optimize the procurement and logistical processes, incl. implementation in ERP system
  • Monitor and report on cost trends;
  • Drive improvement processes with (strategic) subcontractors and/or suppliers based upon supplier qualification and/or evaluation;
  • Ensure all supplier contracts are complete, properly executed and have considered all cost variables;
  • Provide reliable information for budget and cost price calculations;

Skills & experience

  • You are enthusiastic, open, communicative and a real team player;
  • You are a proactive, people-oriented and energetic person;
  • You have experience with supply chain management and logistics;
  • Bachelor degree in supply chain and Nevi-1, Nevi-2 and preferably Nevi-3;
  • Substantive knowledge of or experience with strategic sourcing principles;
  • Strong negotiation skills and assertiveness in combination with an independent, well structured, and hands-on mentality;
  • Experience with ERP systems, SAP is a pre;
  • You have project management qualities and capable of maintaining a clear overview;
  • You have a good command of English and Dutch, both written and spoken;
  • You have sufficient experience with various MS Office program;

We offer you:

  • Personal guidance, freedom, varied work and a work environment where your opinion counts;
  • An excellent benefits package tailored to your experience and education level;
  • A dynamic international working environment focusing on technology and innovation;
  • An open, informal, no-nonsense culture with short communication lines;
  • An active social environment in terms of business culture, events and sports.


  • Referentienummer NL02048

  • Plaatsingsdatum

  • Sluitingsdatum

  • Locatie Gorinchem

  • Land Nederland

  • Teams Supply chain

  • Product Group Damen Workboats

  • Company Damen Shipyards Gorinchem

Functie:procurement & logistical lead
Salaris:onbekend – onbekend
Uren per week:1 – 40

Heb je interesse in deze vacature en wil je graag op deze functie solliciteren? Neem dan contact op met Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding via onbekend of onbekend. Of bezoek hun website onbekend.

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