We advocate for the positive impact travelling can have in the world. We are Eurail and we have all the stops to take our customers’ curiosity further. To be more precise: there are more than 30,000 destinations in Europe ready to be discovered with one Pass.
If we are going to inspire the world, then we need the right people around us. We are proud of our culture at Eurail. We're a diverse team (49 nationalities!) of talented and passionate colleagues who have a real curiosity for the world around them. We like thinkers and do-ers, and people that ask a lot of questions.
We strive to ensure that all of our people have the chance to innovate, influence and grow. With our international and passionate team (based in Utrecht and working from home), we believe that creative thinking and diversity help to improve our brands and ultimately create a unique and repeatable experience for our customers.
We’re on the search for…
…someone who can take our Procurement vision to the next level and together with the rest of the Procurement team mature a successful partnership with the business to put this vision into practice.
Eurail B.V. offers many products and services to its customers while navigating a large network of suppliers, carriers and distributors. Within this network you are focusing on our suppliers and support the Eurail teams with all procurement activities (RfP’s, drafting contracts and managing relations) for all procurement categories. You set up a clear vision and strategy to support the organization with its growth strategy, while balancing relations with all parties involved.
So, whether it is new software, a new recruitment partner or a marketing campaign, you will help your colleagues getting the best value and service available.
What you’ll be doing
You’ll be joining the Procurement team, which consists of you and a Buyer and Supplier Manager, as well as the wider CFO organisation. Together you are key to ensuring Eurail gets value for its money and builds successful partnerships with their strategic suppliers. You will directly reporting to the CFO.
You will be responsible for the following activities:
You’ll be collaborating with virtually the entire organization, but mostly with the members of the Leadership Team and the seniors in our teams who have the majority of the procurement requests.
What we’re looking for in you
We’re looking for talented people who go ‘One Stop Further’ and have the same mindset as us, being forward-thinking, results-driven, caring and embracing diversity.
In terms of your experience and strengths.
Are you the Procurement Professional we are looking for? Do you recognize yourself in the below:
Please note you need to have a European passport or a permit to work in the Netherlands and you have to reside in the Netherlands or be willing to move to The Netherlands on short notice in order to be considered for this role. We offer a Hybrid work environment with on average up to about 50% working from home (as far as you would like to do so).
In addition, its bonus points if you have…
Curious to apply?
Apply directly via our website (https://jobs.eurail.com/en/vacancies).
Unfortunately, we cannot accept applications via Indeed or other recruitment websites, as these sites bypass our recruitment system, which is in place to ensure compliance with GDPR and our inclusion and diversity policy.
If we feel you might be a good fit, the next step is a fairly informal interview with some of your potential new team members. For you, this is helpful to understand if Eurail is your ideal workplace, and for us, it tells us more about the value you would bring.
In the meantime…
Following your application, we will provide you with an update, even if you are unsuccessful. We appreciate the effort it takes to apply for a new role so we ensure that we respond to every candidate.
If you’re curious to know more, why not check us out on LinkedIn and get a feel for our culture, our values, and our place in the world. And we’re eager to answer any questions you might have too… just send them over to email@example.com and our People & Culture team will pick them up.
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