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Procurement Officer

Netherlands, Zuid-Holland, DelftCommercial

Job description

Would you like to work at one of the fastest growing quantum technology companies? Single Quantum is looking for a Procurement Officer to join our growing scale-up. In this position, you will play a key role in the organization of our administrative processes.

As a scale-up, we are growing steadily and our purchase volume is increasing. In your daily work as Procurement Officer, you will ensure that Single Quantum’s supply chain is well managed. Our goal is to keep the supply chain secure for current and new products while keeping an eye on costs and quality.

You will assist in setting up the company's procurement policy and plan for the purchase of supplies, parts, equipment and services. You will negotiate with suppliers for getting the best deal in price and lead time and then follow up and monitor the delivery status of orders.

In addition, you will…

  • Manage Push-in and Pull-out Purchase Order due dates, as needed, to prevent production disruptions, delays, downtime and excess inventory.
  • Lead invoice resolution between suppliers and accounts payable.
  • Assist and support management of inactive, obsolete, and excess inventories.
  • Demonstrate an active commitment to continuous improvement in the areas of quality, cost, delivery, and lead time. For this new position, pro-activity in shaping the role will be expected and rewarded.

Job requirements

We’re looking for some who...

  • Has successfully completed commercial and/or technical education, HBO or Bachelor degree.
  • Has at least 1 year of professional experience in international purchasing at a manufacturing company.
  • Has ERP system knowledge.
  • Is fluent in English (this is a must!).
  • Is available 3-5 days a week.
Netherlands, Zuid-Holland, Delft

We are Single Quantum.

At Single Quantum, we confront every challenge with innovation, dedication, and passion. Founded in 2012, our team has emerged as true pioneers of single photon detection technology. We were among the first to manufacture and commercialize superconducting nanowire single photon detectors. Since then, our multi-channel Single Quantum Eos photon detection system has been chosen by more than 100 academic and industrial labs all over the world to perform complex optical measurements. We want to share this groundbreaking technology with the world. Single Quantum will continue to develop and improve the world’s fastest and most sensitive light detection systems. Join us in turning photons into data!

We'd like to hear from you!

If the role and working at Single Quantum excites you, we encourage you to apply via the above button.

If you have any questions before applying, you can send an e-mail to or call +31 6 57 76 13 58.