Tactisch inkoper / Buyer

TakeAware B.V. is a new and fast growing company, which was founded in 2020. Since then we have become a major player in the friendly disposables market. We continuously do our best to innovate with sustainable products. 

To complete our purchasing team we are looking for a new employee, who knows how to get things done. You will work together with 2 Sourcing and Procurement support specialists, where you will get your own responsibilities.  

Job Description 

  • Sourcing new products and looking for back up and/or alternatives. 
  • Working closely with the operational purchaser and analyst to ensure steady stock levels. 
  • Evaluating suppliers with good manufacturing certificates and food contact safety related certificates, e.g. ISO, BRC, product testing report to ensure the security and quality of supply. 
  • Creating declaration of compliance for products and documenting relevant paperwork. 
  • Handling sales requests of quotations and finding reliable sources and calculation prices for products. 
  • Requiring product samples and evaluating product quality with Quality Control department. 
  • Coordinating client complaints together with Quality Control department. 


  • A Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in the direction of Supply Chain Management or (International) Business. 
  • 2-5 years of experience in the field of Procurement. 
  • Speak and write English fluently. 

What we offer 

  • A fulltime job of 40 hours a week. 
  • Retirement plan. 
  • A salary between €3000 - €4000 per month, based on experience 
  • Travel allowance. 
  • The ideal opportunity to grow with the company. 
  • Participation in the bicycle plan. 
  • A nice team with an informal working atmosphere. 
  • Drinks on Friday! 
  • Working in our beautiful new office in Groningen! 

This position provides the ideal opportunity to grow with the company. We offer good working conditions and we have a friendly team with an informal atmosphere. 

Are you enthusiastic about this position? Please send your motivation and CV to personeel@takeaware.nl