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Global Energy Procurement Manager, Amsterdam, €70-90k

Global Energy Procurement Manager, Amsterdam, €70-90k

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    Amsterdam, North Holland

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    £70000 - £90000 per annum + + package

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    Geoff Hunt

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    5 months ago

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Role: Global Energy Category Manager
Location: Amsterdam, NL
Salary: €70-80k (€90k)+ Package

This exciting and challenging Energy procurement role offers an experienced commodities and purchasing professional the chance to join a dynamic procurement function with an experienced and welcoming senior leadership team.

You will collaborate with the Head of Energy, Hedging and Commodities teams and deliver value for money & innovation to achieve a world class procurement strategy to deliver a competitive advantage to the client. You will develop energy category driving initiatives that drive sustainable and profitable growth while managing over €300m pa. There is significant opportunity to gain promotion within this organisation who are committed to internal progression.

The ideal candidate will have Ideally 3 years of commodity trading/risk management experience

*Work from home, one meeting a month in Amsterdam*

The role:

Supervision of risk management tasks

  • Oversee and optimize the hedging activities provided by a third party.
  • Management oversight on daily activities involving data capture, risk management, trading and the monitoring and reporting of front and middle office reconciliations.
  • Implement operational procedures and controls to ensure compliance with regulatory and internal guidelines.
  • Participate in new project deployment including workflow establishment and system enhancement including templates, documentation and controls.
  • Monitor dealing activities to ensure compliance with Treasury procedures, dealing mandates and external regulations.
  • Manage IT systems and infrastructures, both internal and outsourced, ensuring all are adequately backed up and with proven disaster recovery provisions
  • Build solid relationships with key stakeholders, including end users, counterparties, external resources and business lines.
  • For all tasks related to commodity risk management: Deputise and represent the Head of Energy in his absence.

Energy project management

  • Manage the rollout and successful implementation of Energy projects that are centrally initiated.
  • Participate in negotiations with third parties required for the successful roll-out
  • Build solid relationships with key stakeholders, including site managers, counterparties, external resources and business lines.
  • Provide regular status reports and participate in steering-committee meetings
  • Initiate and present business cases for central managed projects


  • Ideally 3 years of commodity trading/ risk management experience
  • Strong negotiating, influencing and communication skills.
  • Fluent in English
  • Educated to Degree level or higher

If of interest, please let me know ASAP and ideally send your current CV along with a brief outline of your relevant experience to Or, if you know someone else that me be interested, please forward to them.