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Procurement specialist Avocados

HS Oil is a young and dynamic company that is based in Westland, Netherlands. In the modern production facility, HS Oil produces high quality Avocado oil. HS Oil is looking for a person that is ready for a new and exciting challenge in life. You will be building a network of suppliers branching trough Europe.

Procurement specialist Avocados

The role:

A skilled entrepreneurial procurement specialist for Avocados

  • Build a network of different suppliers across Europe
  • You conduct all commercial negotiations with suppliers
  • To purchase Avocados at the right price (4.000.000+ kg/yr.)
  • Supply chain planning from supplier to production facility in Poeldijk, Westland (NL)
  • Administrative and logistics tasks that naturally come with the role
  • Regular travel in Europe is required
  • You report to the General Manager


Professional and active buyer with a network in fruit and vegetable  (Avocados)

Job requirements

  • BSc/MSc working and thinking level
  • Min. 3 years’ experience in a procurement role in fruit or vegetables
  • Knowledge of the Fresh Fruit industry in Europe. Familiar with the dynamics and challenges within the fresh sector
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills
  • Cool head in negotiations with a good level of relationship management.
  • Fluent in English and good command of Dutch. Third language is a pre
  • Capable of planning and organizing the business


  • Entrepreneurial, highly self-motivated and flexible attitude
  • Strong commercial motivation
  • Negotiating skills
  • Flexible and disciplined.
  • Result-oriented.
  • Hands-on


Poeldijk, Westland. Easy accessible from Den Haag and Rotterdam, coming from motorways A4 and A20. HS Oil is located at ABC Westland, Agri and Food center.


An international, dynamic and unique role in a young company. HS Oil offers excellent conditions that will match the experience of the candidate. HS Oil offers possibilities for education and development in the company. 


HS Oil has outsourced the Recruitment and Selection for the vacancy of the procurement specialist  exclusively to FreshRecruitment. For more information, please contact Arjen de Haan, who can be reached by phone on +31646603267 and by email [email protected].

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