Procurement Manager

Stow is a dynamic and global key player in the racking & storage solutions industry. In line with our continuous growth and innovation efforts, we have developed automated storage solutions both for pallets and bins. These automated solutions are headed by stow Robotics.


, Belgium

Job Description

Stow Robotics is seeking a Procurement Manager to lead our purchasing team and be actively involved in making purchases, including those related to capital expenditures (CAPEX) and high-value project purchases. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing all aspects of the procurement process, including sourcing, negotiating, and purchasing goods and services for the company. This role requires excellent leadership skills, strong project management skills, and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

  • Lead and manage the procurement team while also being an active participant in the procurement process
  • Develop and implement procurement strategies that align with the company’s overall goals and objectives
  • Build relationships with suppliers and negotiate pricing, payment terms, and delivery schedules
  • Actively place orders for capital expenditures (CAPEX) and high-value project purchases
  • Develop and implement policies and procedures to ensure compliance with relevant laws, regulations, and company policies
  • Analyze market trends and supplier performance to identify opportunities for cost savings and process improvements
  • Work cross-functionally with internal stakeholders, such as engineering, finance, and project management teams to ensure timely delivery of goods and services
  • Manage vendor relationships and participate in supplier management activities, such as supplier performance reviews and audits
  • Maintain accurate records of all procurement transactions, including purchase orders, contracts and invoices
  • Provide regular reports and updates to senior management on procurement activities and metrics


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, or a related field

  • 7+ years of experience in purchasing electrical and mechanical components

  • Strong negotiation skills and the ability to build effective relationships with suppliers

  • Knowledge of procurement best practices and industry trends

  • Strong project management skills and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Additional information

What we offer you?

  • A place in an enthusiastic, young organisation with the necessary ambitions
  • The necessary freedom and the opportunity to take initiatives
  • A competitive gross salary
  • Group and hospitalisation insurance
  • Car + fuel card
  • Meal vouchers (8€)
  • Net allowances
  • CAO90 Bonus
  • 12 ADV Days (32 leave days in total)