EU Procurement Specialist | Spanish

Utrecht, reference 2024-01168

Job description

As an EU Procurement Specialist, your primary responsibilities will include sourcing and procuring pork products for export, fostering strong relationships with suppliers, and working closely with the sales team. This role offers a unique opportunity to collaborate with a leading exporter of frozen protein products and contribute to their international achievements. Your main duties will include:
  • Building and nurturing supplier relationships
  • Negotiating advantageous terms
  • Keeping abreast of market trends and competitor activities
  • Achieving targeted gross profit
  • Maintaining precise records and information


Success in this role requires excellent communication skills and the ability to thrive in an international environment. You should be persistent, detail-oriented, and motivated by a passion for building relationships and closing deals. Next to that, we require:
  • Proficiency in Spanish and English (proficiency in Dutch and/or other EU-languages are a big plus)
  • >3 years of experience in procurement, sales and/or trading with pork or at least in the food industry
  • Commercial skills and ability to work toward targets
  • Intercultural competence for both internal and external communication

Working conditions

Our client offers a warm and international environment with a team of around 14 nationalities. Additional to the salary, the benefits are:
  • Monthly bonus based on performance
  • NS-Business card or public transport covered
  • Retirement Plan 100% paid out
  • €25 monthly for your sport subscription
  • 25 vacation days plus 1 free day for your birthday

Salary from: €4000,-
Salary to: €6000,-

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Company description

Our client is a market leader in the distribution of meats and vegetables. Their vibrant and youthful team operates at the core of the international food market, offering limitless opportunities for both personal and professional development. They believe in a balanced approach to work and play and seek someone who is equally passionate about driving success.

Good to know

If you are interested in this vacancy, you can apply by clicking on the button above. Your application will be sent directly to the recruiter in charge. IMPORTANT: if you are not yet registered with Undutchables we kindly ask you to do so. Your information will be handled in the strictest confidence and your CV will not be sent to a company unless you have given prior permission.We will invite you for an extensive interview, as soon as any potential job opportunities arise. We will advise you on issues regarding employment in the Netherlands. Then, if possible, we will introduce you to a prospective company and provide support during the selection procedure.

Recruiter contact

Nina Pfisterer, Utrecht
[email protected]
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Recruiter contact

Nina Pfisterer
E: [email protected]
T: +31(0)6-28514242


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