ASML Tactical Buyer 1 in Veldhoven, Netherlands


Does building and maintaining sustainable relationships with suppliers while execution all operational procurement activities energizes you? We are further professionalizing our Operational Procurement department and would like to welcome an enthusiastic Tactical Buyer with a proven track record as a professional Buyer and the motivation to make a difference in our organization.

Job Mission

Ensure effective and efficient execution of the operational procurement activities by arranging adequate material supply, resolving operational procurement issues and ensuring master data control.

Job Description

You will independently manage the operational procurement process for multiple suppliers and Sourcing Leads. Your focus is on operational execution and timely availability of required materials within boundary conditions.


  • Operationally manage suppliers
  • Actively manage your stakeholders at ASML
  • Builds, maintain and extend a sustainable relationship within Procurement, Logistics,
  • Suppliers, Engineers
  • Support in solving issues and development needs
  • Translate business and improvements needs towards suppliers
  • Decrease operational activities for Sourcing Leads
  • Provide reports on performance and planning

A Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in the direction of Supply Chain Management, (International) Business or Finance.


You have 0-4 years’ experience in a procurement (related) role.


  • Work experience in an international high tech environment
  • You have SAP knowledge and experience
Personal skills

You are able to apply and improve standard work instructions and procedures and come up with solutions and execute the solutions.

Context of the position

ASML is a leading provider of advanced technology systems for the semiconductor industry, employing over 19.000 people in 16 countries. Its success is based on four pillars: technology leadership combined with customer and supplier intimacy, highly efficient manufacturing processes and entrepreneurial people.

Operational Procurement is part of the Strategic Sourcing & Procurement Department and handles all operational activities regarding suppliers. You will be working in a team of approximately 20 buyers and report to a team lead.

Other information

To be completed

Location: Veldhoven, Netherlands

Level: Bachelor

Experience: 0-2 Starter

Available since: 2/26/2018

Functional area: Procurement

Background: Others - Non Technical, Business Administration, Logistics / Supply Chain Management

Reference: req550