Supply Chain Innovator






3000 - 3500 EUR


Starter (0-1 jaar ervaring)
Young Professional (1-3 jaar ervaring)



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As Supply Chain Innovator you become part of the team within Van Oord which is constantly looking for ways to make Van Oord’s Supply Chain, more reliable, more efficient and better structured.Together with your colleagues you will take ownership over one-or multiple innovative topics acting as a project manager taking lead in development and execution of innovations.

Your responsibilities

You will be end-to end responsible for bringing innovations to Van Oord’s Supply Chain. You recognize opportunities to improve and take ownership of building your business case. Defining the objective aligned with the internal clients and stakeholders is a crucial part of your role. Together you will take care of the realization and integration of different innovative opportunities.You will learn about the company’s strategic objectives and how to contribute to the Procurement objectives. You understand the importance of enhancing the role of the Procurement department towards the different Business Units, but also innovating the internal processes and procedures. This role both offers and requires a lot of flexibility and a mindset to deliver to your clients and stakeholders.

Job requirements

This is what you need to bring to the table for this role:

  • At least a bachelor degree;
  • A background in Business Administration, Project Management or Supply Chain Management
  • Experienced with ERP, Microsoft Office and ability to learn quickly about new applications and systems
  • Affinity with analysing processes, optimization and project management;
  • An eye for change. How to involve, motivate and connect your important stakeholders
  • Strong analytical skills
  • You master the English language

We offer

Working in an international, high demanding and dynamic organisation, with the possibility to truly have impact on our business, people and environment. We offer a complete package with excellent secondary employment benefits. The package includes among other things:a salary that matches your responsibilities and experience;

  • 32 leave days of which a max. of 7 days can be appointed as collective leave days;

  • a pension scheme;

  • a variable bonus;

  • extensive learning and (personal) development possibilities;

  • an adequate travel allowance;

  • collective health insurance (optional);

  • flexible working hours.

About Van Oord

Van Oord is a Dutch family-owned company with more than 150 years of experience as an international marine contractor. The focus is on dredging and marine construction, offshore wind, offshore infrastructure and infrastructure in the Netherlands. Its head office is in Rotterdam. Van Oord employs 4,700 staff, who worked on 187 projects in 35 countries in 2021. The fleet consists of about 70 vessels and a large amount of special-purpose and auxiliary equipment. Van Oord delivers marine ingenuity by using smart, innovative and sustainable solutions to create a better world for future generations.