Remco B.

Director International Products | Sourcing & Category Mgt | Former Bol.com

Netherlands
EN, NL

Experienced Director of sourcing (10 years +) in e-commerce retail industry. Skilled in leading category teams, building high performance teams, negotiations, procurement, far East sourcing, marketpla...see more

  • FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
  • Retail & Ecommerce

350

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Director International Products

Talpa Network
3 years
Current position
Dec 2018 - Present
Responsible for all sourcing and category management related strategies for our labels Vakantieveilingen.nl; Vakantieveilingen.be; Vavabid.be and SlaJeSlag.nl. ✔ Lead, manage & develop ...see more

Head of Sourcing Huis & Tuin

bol.com
10 months
Jan 2018 - Nov 2018
Responsible for all sourcing related strategies (purchasing and marketplace partners) within the Home & Garden division (Netherlands & Belgium) and P&L responsible. ✔ Lead, manage & dev...see more

Sr Category lead Consumer Electronics

bol.com
2 years
Dec 2015 - Dec 2017
P&L responsible for the category Consumer Electronics within bol.com (Netherlands & Belgium) ✔ Lead, manage & develop category team (20 FTE) ✔ People management, inventory management, b...see more

Category lead Consumer Electronics

bol.com
1 year
Aug 2014 - Nov 2015
P&L responsible for the category Consumer Electronics within bol.com (Netherlands & Belgium) ✔ Lead, manage & develop category team (13 FTE) ✔ People management, inventory management, b...see more

Sr Buyer Consumer Electronics

bol.com
9 months
Oct 2013 - Jul 2014

Senior Category Manager TV, Audio & Video

BCC Elektro-speciaalzaken BV
2 years
Dec 2011 - Sep 2013
Responsible for all, TV, audio & video business within BCC, offline and online. Leading a team of two buyers and two assistant buyers.

Category manager TV and Digital Imaging

BCC Elektro-speciaalzaken BV
9 months
Feb 2011 - Nov 2011
Responsible for all TV and digital imaging business within BCC, offline and online. Leading a team with 2 assistant buyers

Category manager Accessories & Portable Technologies

BCC Elektro-speciaalzaken BV
2 years
Apr 2009 - Jan 2011

Category manager Portable Technologies

BCC Elektro-speciaalzaken BV
11 months
Apr 2008 - Mar 2009

Management trainee

BCC Elektro-speciaalzaken BV
2 years
Jun 2006 - Mar 2008
Hired as Commercial Management trainee. First in a position as Project Manager at the New Business department (for 8 months), later on as jr. buyer Telecom and GPS at the Purchase depar...see more

Jr. Product Marketing Manager

Ingram Micro
6 months
Nov 2005 - May 2006

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
  • Retail & Ecommerce

Expertise

  • Procurement
  • Global Sourcing
  • Retail Category Management
  • Category Management
  • China sourcing
  • Multi-channel Retail