Category Purchasing Manager
Do you share our passion to work together and move our customers’ performance forward?
You will work as a member of our Supply Centers’ professionals’ team in Pulp and Energy business line. We handle Wood Handling, Pulp Drying and Batch Cooking Technology Units purchase and delivery supervision including wide variation of different kinds of steel products like conveyor bridges, tanks and towers and pressure vessels.
You will be located in Valmet’s Ulvila office. In our global organization you will also co-operate a lot virtually or travel to meet your colleagues and other stakeholders, who might be in different locations in Finland or abroad.
As a Category Purchasing Manager you will be responsible for purchasing both in mechanical and E&I parts in Pulp Drying and Wood Handling unit.
You will be an important link between operational and strategic procurement. You will manage operative procurement activities, support sales and cost estimation in sales phase and sourcing of new market areas and suppliers.
You have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in a relevant field and strong competence and experience in international procurement, also experience of E&I is highly appreciated.
With excellent communication and interpersonal skills, you are able to build trust in diverse network. You are far-sighted and you tend to think things in the long run, but you are also good with details and can do accurate work. You have proactive approach to speak up and push your projects forward.
You can manage in any kinds of situations in English and you are ready to travel time to time.
In this versatile position you can work with our modern technology in international projects with sustainability as a key driver. With our high professional colleagues and global organization’s opportunities you can find many channels for personal development.
Additional information about this position can be obtained from Senior Manager, EMEA Supply Centers, Jarmo Melava, email@example.com (0440750299, calls during 13.00-15.00).
Please fill out our electronic application form with your CV and desired salary at latest Feb. 12, 2021.
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