Sourcing & Selling Support in Meat

Netherlands/South-Holland - Delft

Description - External

Metro Food Sourcing - Rotterdam  is part of the Metro GROUP located in Delft, The Netherlands.  As the Meat International Procurement and Sourcing department of Metro GROUP, we aim to source the best quality Meat all over the world, with full respect for the highest standards of animal welfare and sustainability practices.


Founded in 2011 with 4 employees, RTO now has 40 employees, more than 15 nationalities and a turnover of more than 250 M€. By working with highly certified suppliers only, we can assure our colleagues and final customers full transparency.  We monitor the whole supply chain, from farm to fork


Our Commercial  Department is looking for re-enforcement for 36/40 hours per week.

As Sourcing & Selling Assistant you play an important role in our organisation in Common Sourcing!

You will assist the sourcing & selling experts during supplier and article negotiations on a regular base,
Support sourcing & selling experts in supplier portfolio and assortment management
When you are ready you will follow up and execute the whole order process from offer -> load -> delivery (incl., claim process)
We expect that you assure that procedures are followed and processed accordingly

Furthermore you will support Daily business with Metro Countries incl. price alignments, ordering (incl. full order process, PO/SP/TO/DA)
And you report to the sourcing and selling experts

Do you see yourself as someone with good insights in sourcing / procurement?
Do you feel that you have a strong understanding and interest in customer and market dynamics and requirements
Is you aim to be focused on professionalism, service oriented and you have strong administrative skills?
Do you have strong communication and negotiation skills and are you fluent in English, spoken and written? 

Then you might be the right match for us! 

For experience we would like to see the following minimum requirements:

  • Working experience in the FMCG business is a plus
  • Possible knowledge of export procedures is a plus
  • Preferably 1 years of experience in a commercial environment

Are you;
Self-disciplined and able to work independently and under pressure
Able to work in a rapidly expanding business environment
Accurate and having a high sense of ownership

Target and result oriented
Curious to learn all about the Meat Business

And you see it as a challenge to adapt yourself to and learn more about new cultures?

Are you able to integrate into side functions, understand about customer needs and market trends and do you see yourself having a strong commitment towards this? 

Then we could be the perfect match! 

What do we offer you? 
Salary around 30k gross per year for 36 hrs per week 40 pro rata

Laptop & Cellphone of the company
Learning and Development opportunities with in-house trainings and our own platform with many e-learnings for personal development
10% of discount in our Makro NL stores, Discount with VGZ healthinsurance

Additional WA Hiaat insurance for disability 
A budget every 4 years for (home) office supplies 
A 36 hour workweek or a 40 hour workweek


Have we caught your attention? Send your CV and motivation to our HR department!