We are searching for a

Purchase Assistant

We are searching for a

Purchase Assistant


Purchase Assistant

Based in the Netherlands at our Alblasserdam and/or Zwijndrecht facilities

Welcome to Oceanco!

Oceanco specialises in building large custom yachts up to 140 meters in length. Offering a highly personalised service to clients, Oceanco applies innovative design and technology to create one-of-a-kind bespoke yachts that respect the vision of both the Owner and the designer.

We are a project-oriented management company outsourcing the main yacht building packages to our strategic co-makers. It is with pride and passion that we guide our clients through the journey to build his/her perfect yacht. Our desire to offer our Owners the perfect yacht goes hand-in-hand with a significant responsibility to reduce its impact. We are innovative—unique in what we do and how we do it because we challenge ourselves to do better each time.

We believe in teamwork. Together we create an environment in which employees work together every day from conception to completion of our yachts. We learn from each other and maximise our collective and personal potential.

It does not matter which position you hold or which team you are part of, we will encourage you to spread your wings and grow in your ambitions.

To enhance our growth, we are looking for proud, passionate, committed people to create and complete our inspiring teams!


What will be your challenge?

In this role you will have the following duties and responsibilities:

· As a Purchase Assistant you are part of one of our Finance & Control department. You report to the Manager Facility

· You will give administrative support to other departments by executing a variety of administrative purchase tasks (correspondence, desk expediting, making PO’s, filing etc.)

· You will order goods and/or services with subcontractors and/or suppliers within the framework of Category Buyers, Project Buyers or NPR Buyer concluded contracts. Create purchase orders. Solve irregularities in invoicing and create orders in the Navision system

· You are pro-active and problem-solving in your approach. You are a proud and passioned professional that is eager to learn


What do we ask for?

· Secondary Vocational Education (MBO) finance/administrative

· 2-5 years’ experience in a similar role

· You recognise yourself in the following competences; Analytical ability, communication, exactitude, planning & organising, passionate and proud team player

· Knowledge of MS office applications and Navision

· A good command of written and spoken English


What do we offer?

· A challenging full-time function within a fast growing unique and leading-edge yacht building company

· An inspiring environment with great possibilities for personal development and education

· Competitive primary and excellent secondary employment conditions

· CAO Metalektro

· Active staff association that organises fun trips, social get- togethers with colleagues, sports events, and other festivities


How to apply?

Are you curious? Are you the new colleague we are looking for? If you recognise yourself in this profile, please apply here.

Should you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at recruitment@oceanco.nl

Acquisition as a result of this vacancy and/or responses from recruitment agencies are not appreciated.

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