Deutsche Post DHL (DPDHL) the logistics provider of the world with over 570,000 employees in more than 220 countries and territories. We are an organization that is not just moving goods around, we have a very clear purpose, and we are: Connecting People. Improving Lives. We provide challenges and opportunities for personal and professional development, we recognize the difference you bring to our business and together we share the pride of building one of the largest world leaders in logistics and supply chain.

Are you a professional looking for developing opportunities and exciting career possibilities in a multicultural, international and dynamic environment?

Are you an experienced and goal-oriented Sourcing specialist who would like to support the development and implementation of regional category specific strategies, identify and recommend ´best in class´ suppliers while maintaining good relationships? As well as prepare and lead strategic supplier negotiation with regional suppliers, while contributing to global category sourcing strategies and initiatives?

If you feel that you are the right person keep reading because Deutsche Post DHL Group has a great job opportunity for you.


What will you do:

  • Provide professional sourcing support for key business initiatives, supply market research / intelligence to support business decisions in investments and budgets and establishment of regional frame contracts
  • Specialize in strategic sourcing of goods and services and transportation capacities in order to reduce costs and ensure quality and supply as needed by the business / function in scope (category specialism; Construction, Facility Management & Utilities, Security).
  • Identification of strategic sourcing opportunities and development and management of strategic suppliers
  • Integrate Procurement services at regional level for the business colleagues (divisions) are in scope
  • Achieving greatest value contribution, benefit realization and efficiency from all procurement activities and ensuring customer satisfaction by meeting their demands in terms of quality, price and service
  • Conducting tenders from the definition of the need to the awarding and signing of contracts, in close collaboration with internal customers.
  • Involvement upstream of projects in order to guarantee the Procurement policy.
  • Individual contributor member of the local Dutch sourcing team reporting to the Head of Procurement Netherlands, working in a matrix organization. Ability to work in project mode and in a team.
  • Manage project and lead according to Procurement processes and programs
  • Coaches, assesses and evaluates work within DPDHL professionals at all levels.

What should be your profile:

  • Over 3 years of relevant experience in Construction, Facility Management & Utilities in Procurement Environment.
  • Bachelors / Master’s Degree in Engineering and/or procurement.
  • Experience managing large projects or processes in close relation with internal stakeholders with limited oversight from manager
  • Experience solving problems that are difficult and often complex
  • Fluent Dutch (Native level) and English speaking and writing is essential.
  • Very good communicator with all types of interlocutors and very good negotiator
  • Passion for excellence and results orientation
  • Positive, constructive, pragmatic, team player, tenacious

What can we offer:

  • Be part of great leader global company
  • Managing own stakeholders and possibilities to be part on global negotiations
  • International and virtual environment
  • Flexibility and great opportunity to learn
  • Tempting Compensation and benefits

DPDHL is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic.


Don’t hesitate and apply for our open position we are keen to talk to you!