Supply Chain and Purchasing Officer

  • Vakgebied Supply Chain
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10017772
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER
  • Branche High Tech

Over deze vacature

For Kulicke & Soffa in Eindhoven, we are recruiting a Supply Chain and Purchasing Officer.



Your role is part of our Supply Chain Logistics & Purchasing team, where you will be supporting product lines of our business unit in Eindhoven. You will be working in a dynamic product-/machine manufacturing environment with a global supply chain network. At Kulicke and Soffa we encourage you to take broad responsibilities to resolve challenging problems. Although our products and solutions are complex, you will be personally influencing the end results. We offer a friendly and innovative working environment, a variety of cross-functional projects and development opportunities.


As the new Supply Chain & Purchasing Officer, you are responsible for our supply chain to move machine manufacturing, service & development forward. You are focusing on an accurate follow-up of material supply by analysing available data and communicating information with key stakeholders and suppliers. Your day-to-day job consist of a wide range of activities, as you will:

  • Purchase forecast items from module (main) suppliers;
  • Communicate supplier forecasting and order rescheduling;
  • Expedite material supply for manufacturing & services;
  • Find solution on supply chain bottleneck materials;
  • Handle phase-in/out excess & obsolescence materials;
  • Analyse and report supply chain & purchasing data;
  • Verify ERP BOM structures and load logistic parameters;
  • Coordinate & Implement ate engineering changes towards suppliers;
  • Participate in new ERP implementation.


Kulicke & Soffa is a leading provider of advanced packaging and electronic assembly equipment for the semiconductor industry. Their equipment is state-of-the-art, high performance, high precision, multi-axis robotic machines which provide leading-edge solutions. These solutions support top-tier, well-known companies in automotive, consumer, communications, data processing and industrial segments across the world.

As a pioneer in the semiconductor industry for over 65 years, Kulicke & Soffa continues to lead innovation with over 2500 employees across 13 countries. With R&D centres of excellence in the US, Europe and Asia, we bring together today’s generation of talent, collaborating on tomorrow’s technologies.


We offer

  • Interesting experience with impact on the end result within a growing organization;
  • Challenging and diverse projects from concept to industrialization;
  • Casual working environment and short communication lines;
  • Highly competitive employment terms and pay-for-performance environment.


Your profile

We are looking for a widely oriented and highly motivated Supply Chain & Purchasing Officer with experience in a high-tech/manufacturing environment. To succeed in this role, you:

  • Hold a Bachelor or Master degree in Logistics, Supply Chain Management or Business Administration;
  • Have an APIC CPIM or CSCP certificate, or are willing to take these courses;
  • Bring at least 2 years of relevant experience in Logistics, Supply Chain and/or Purchasing, preferably within a technical environment;
  • Have strong knowledge about ERP systems (e.g. MfgPro, Oracle or SAP)
  • Have strong analytical skills and hands-on mentality;
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced work environment;
  • Have excellent computer software skills e.g. Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.
  • Speak English and preferably Dutch.