Lead, Procurement - EMEA

Date: Nov 12, 2022

Location: Amsterdam, NL, 1076 CM

Company: Under Armour

Under Armour has one mission: to make you better. We have a commitment to innovation that lies at the heart of everything we do, not just for our athletes but also for our teammates. As a global organization, our teams around the world push boundaries and think beyond what is expected. Together our teammates are unified by our values and are grounded in our vision to inspire you with performance solutions you never knew you needed but can’t imagine living without.

Position Summary

This role will be responsible for managing the negotiation, review, and execution of regional indirect procurement contracts supporting our Marketing, Technology, Retail, and Corporate Services teams in the EMEA region.  This role will be focused on spend optimization, contract management and supplier relationship management. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Conduct in-depth spend analysis to identify key sourcing opportunities
  • Partner with the internal stakeholders to identify and develop a procurement strategy to support the business needs
  • Source competitive deals through RFx projects as required
  • Negotiate and facilitate the execution of key contractual agreement. 
  • Standardize and digitalize the contract management process
  • Develop a supplier management program to include strategic supplier business reviews, address performance issues and facilitate dispute resolution

Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)

  • Superior presentation skills
  • Proficient with contract redlining, RFx project management
  • Strong communicator
  • Experience with ERP, procure-to-pay, and e-sourcing technology solutions (preferably SAP, Ariba P2P, and Ariba SourcingPro) 
  • Strong proficiency in MS Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook, and SharePoint)
  • Fluent in English & Dutch 

Education And / Or Experience

  • University degree in Business
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in Procurement, Finance, Management Consulting or Project Management
  • Dutch law experience preferred


No relocation provided



Under Armour is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to diversity in the workplace. We encourage qualified diverse candidates to apply. Under Armour does not discriminate against any candidate on the basis of race, gender, disability, religion, national origin, age, or any other protected category. 


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