Senior Consultant+Project Manager+Engineering+Manufacturing (f/m)

The Netherlands (Locations: Utrecht, Eindhoven)

Have you ever thought of changing to a consulting company?

We are looking for a pragmatic Purchasing professional who wants to broaden his/her horizon and help to shape the future of Kloepfel Consulting in the Netherlands. This Senior Consultant, will set up and implement sourcing strategies, act as an entrepreneur and contribute with passion and ambition to the success of Kloepfel Consulting in the Netherlands and the Kloepfel-Group in general. Own areas of responsibility, diversified tasks and (international) projects as well as a professional environment that bears your personal development in mind.

What can you expect?

  • Project leadership with people responsibility
  • Supporting of customers, cross selling other Kloepfel services
  • Development and implementation of customer-specific solutions
  • Conduct industry-, market- and company analyses
  • Supplier research, considering globalised procurement markets
  • Request for tenders and comparison of quotations
  • Conduct negotiations with suppliers
  • Drafting and concluding of supply agreements and framework contracts
  • Conducting value-, outsourcing and make-or-buy analyses

What do we expect from you?

  • University or bachelor degree in economics or engineering
  • 5-10 years of work experience in manufacturing industry procurement or 2-4 years experience in consulting
  • A strong personality combined with a customer orientation
  • Commitment, good communication skills and the ability to lead teams
  • Exceptional analytical skills and a good technical understanding
  • Task oriented, pragmatic worker focused on implementation
  • Language Skills: fluency in both English and Dutch, sufficient in German
  • Very good knowledge of MS Office products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Willingness to travel
  • Good sense of humor

What do we offer?

  • (international) Projects with a steep learning curve
  • Attractive fixed remuneration + an unlimited bonus model + company car
  • Professional IT equipment + mobile phone
  • Good development- and training possibilities
  • A family-oriented company with events family parties

About us:

Having more than 1.000 clients, Kloepfel Consulting is the fastest-growing procurement consulting company within Europe. Our core competence is procurement optimisation and cost reduction for production-, trading- and service companies. The goal is to increase our clients’ return on sales. Until today, more than 8.7bn EUR purchasing volume has been processed and about 70,000 suppliers from more than 132 countries on a 100% success basis were qualified and negotiated.

Within that Group, Kloepfel has recently decided to start up a consultancy business in the Netherlands. Based on the success of Kloepfel in the German speaking regions and the unique business model, the expectations for the Netherlands are high. We will start in the Netherlands with a small team (start-up team) with a offices in Utrecht and Eindhoven.

Give us a call +49 152 227 227 85 and send your application to

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We are looking forward to meet you and wish to receive your convincing application prior, including your salary requirement and earliest possible entry date.

Kloepfel Consulting GmbH

Mr. Peter Smit
Pempelforter Str. 50
40211 Düsseldorf
+49 152 227 227 85

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