In the position of senior buyer at Urban Gym Group you are responsible for the entire purchasing process from purchase to aftercare. In every contact with our (potential) suppliers and partners, you think from a win-win perspective, you understand the interests of all parties and you strive for long-term and sustainable relationships. You create opportunities and you can build good relationships with managers in the fitness industry. You are decisive and able to take the lead in decision-making processes. You are organisation sensitive, commercial, creative and partner-oriented. You often work together with management, line managers IT, facilities and our partners. In addition to this you:
support and advise functional owners on it, facilities, construction, renovation and help them realize improvements in costs, recording agreements;
ensure the achievement of supplier performance and cost savings targets;
manage outsourced matters, directing or checking agreements.
have HBO or WO work standards and thinking level, supplemented with relevant training;
have experience with purchasing where savings are realised;
have legal experience or at least with recording agreements;
posses business case experience, whether or not independently and/or in collaboration with finance;
have strong project management skills;
hold extensive experience in the purchase and negotiation of ICT equipment, renovations, rental contracts, etc.;
show positive critical attitude combined with empathy and a charming personality;
are diplomatic and responsible;
are a strong negotiator, and you understand better than anyone how to build a long relationship with each other.
Have excellent communication skills in Dutch and English
About Urban Gym Group
A world leading fitness group
We’ve been pushing the boundaries of what we can do to empower our community to get the most out of themselves.
In doing so we create places in communities with a purpose, where people come to transform their lives from good to great.
We place our community left, right and centre in everything we do. By tailoring our future facing and innovative urban gym concepts to their specific needs, we offer them the care, the energy and the challenge they need to create an ever-healthier lifestyle.
Let us know who you are
Send your resume and motivation letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. We contact you within 24 hours.
After a brief meeting online we plan a face to face meeting at one of our clubs or at HQ. When applying for an audition as trainer or performer, you will be invited for the next planned audition.
Fitting our culture is the most important part of the application proces. We believe character, ambitions and expectations are more important than skills. Together we find out if there is a mutual match and if we meet each others expectations.
A day in our club
Sometimes we skip step 4, but depending on the vacancy, we ask you to step in our club and experience real life a day in our club. This way you know for sure the UGG family suits you.
We expect to offer you a contract within 10 working days after your application. The proposal will inform you on all primary and secondary conditions (including unlimited training at all of our labels!).