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Technical buyer at Rometal!

Technical Buyer

Rometal Constructive Solutions, established in 2000, is recognized for its highly qualified steel constructions for the maritime and offshore industry. In addition to the transportation and installation of our new build constructions we modify existing constructions and (de)mobilize heavy lift vessels. Our Rotterdam site and well-equipped section hall are perfectly located and give direct access to the river Maas.

Due to our ambition to further expand we are searching for a :

Technical buyer
who wants to take an active part in our continuing growth and further development.

Your main responsibilities and tasks are to:

  • Purchase goods, materials and services to ensure that bids can be accomplished and project needs are met, including request for quotations, taking into account price, quality, safety, environmental requirements, timeliness and delivery
  • Monitor market trends and market suppliers
  • Identify and select the right suppliers and subcontractors
  • Discuss and negotiate contracts, improve prices and terms with suppliers and realize business saving opportunities
  • Oversee and review performance of suppliers and subcontractors, hold an up to date purchasing database and maintain good supplier relationships
  • Prepare and raise purchase orders, realize a proper administration and prepare reports and updates

 You will report directly to our Managing Director. Our Rotterdam production facility works closely with our Romanian production site. The Technical Buyer also has a very close cooperation with the project managers.

How to be successful in this role
We are looking for an enthusiastic new colleague

  • with experience in a similar position in the (heavy) steel construction or shipbuilding industry
  • holding a can-do mentality, perseverant to get things done and a MBO-/HBO-working level obtained through education and/or demonstrable experience
  • who shows a strong and no-nonsense personality and has good command of the Dutch and English language (both verbal and in writing)
  • who builds and maintains good and effective relationships with colleagues, suppliers and other stakeholders
  • showing a commercial drive and good communication, negotiation and influencing skills
  • with good analytical, numerical and calculation skills and a keen attention to detail and priorities.


Our offer
We provide a working environment where no two days are the same. With a great variety of unique projects. We offer good career development possibilities and an attractive compensation and benefits package.

How to apply
If you are looking for a challenging job in the construction industry, seek no further! We are looking forward to receive your motivational letter and CV.
For any questions you may contact our Managing Director Peter Zorge: 010-3164615 or 0653181505.

Acquisition on the basis of this vacancy is not appreciated.