(Poistunut julkaisusta)

Category Buyer

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 31.10.2018

Are you looking to join a dynamic, innovation-driven, international company, building a better future for us all? UPM leads the forest based bioindustry into a sustainable, innovation-driven, and exciting future. The competence, integrity and drive of our people make us unique. We live by our values – trust and be trusted, achieve together, renew with courage.

We are now looking for a Category Buyer to join our UPM Raflatac global sourcing team. This position is permanent and located in Tampere, Finland. As a Category Buyer you will support selected sourcing and procurement process, tool development and selected sourcing category management activities.

UPM Raflatac is one of the world’s leading producers of self-adhesive label materials. We supply high-quality paper and film label stock for consumer product and industrial labelling through a global network of factories, distribution terminals and sales offices. We employ around 3,000 people with sales of EUR 1.5 billion in 2017. UPM Raflatac is part of UPM – The Biofore Company. Find out more at www.upmraflatac.com.

Greetings from your future Manager:

“We are looking for motivated team player to join our global sourcing team in UPM Raflatac! We are proud of our team spirit, mutual trust and supportive atmosphere and looking forward to have a new member in our team.” - Vili Kiiski, Manager, Procurement and Planning.

What you’ll do

  • Participate and lead independently selected sourcing and procurement processes and/or tool development and implementation activities
  • Operatively execute, develop and automate selected source to pay -related processes
  • Manage and optimize the supplier relationship and performance within the category ensuring efficient operations, supply, cost, quality and reliability
  • Managing the qualification process for new solutions, substitutions and suppliers within the responsibility area
  • Support local procurement teams

Who you are

  • You have B.Sc. or M.Sc. degree in a relevant field of studies
  • You have good knowledge of global sourcing and procurement processes
  • You have good understanding of sourcing and procurement tools (e.g. Sievo, OBIEE, Tableau, Ariba, SAP) and you are able to develop and implement tools and related processes further
  • You have an understanding and possibly some experience of sourcing category work
  • You have willingness to develop further your skills in strategic sourcing and category management
  • You have great communication and presentation skills and you are able to network efficiently
  • You communicate fluently both in written and spoken English

This is what we offer for you

  • Meaningful job: We are proud of what we do. Our work highlights the expertise of our personnel, the high quality of our products and the company's values.
  • Inspired and motivated teams: We have highly skilled workforce. We are a multifaceted, international organisation that works as a team to achieve our shared objectives.
  • Development opportunities: With us you can build up your expertise. We provide opportunities to support your development throughout every stage of your career.
  • Responsibility for people and environment: Our ethical principles embrace people as well as the environment. We are always striving to build a more sustainable future.

Additional information

Position is located in Tampere, Finland. Alternatively, Helsinki, Finland can also be considered.

For further information please contact Manager, Procurement and Planning, Vili Kiiski, vili.kiiski@upm.com, tel. +358408278811.

Please apply via the link above and attach your CV and cover letter latest at 18.11.2018.

For support with submitting your application, please contact HR Service Center at contacthr@upm.com or +358204146600.

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