Would you like to take this opportunity to influence the industry towards a more responsible use of the world’s natural resources?
As a newly combined company Metso Outotec creates a unique workplace. Combining the strengths of two companies we offer stronger platform for growth and innovation.
This is your opportunity to join the positive change.
Job posting end date: 05/30/2021
Global Category Sourcing Manager. Electric and Automation Category
We are looking for a Global Category Sourcing Manager (Electric and Automation) to join our team. Global Category Sourcing Manager reports directly to the head of Global Procurement. Metso Outotec Global procurement has coverage of selected categories (direct & indirect) and overall Procurement Excellence development is also part of the team scope. Global Category Sourcing Manager manages and coordinates the spend across the category area and supports business sourcing teams within the category. So you will play true key role, where you can challenge yourself every single day. Preferred location for this position is Finland or any other major Metso Outotec location.
Job Duties And Responsibilities
Supplier Relationship Management
The person we are looking for is self-driven, ambitious with excellent communication skills. You have strong result orientation mindset and active approach towards creating business opportunities. You have ability and willingness to co-operate in a global multi-interface environment and you naturally create new contacts and relationships.
To be successful in this role you need to have a proven ability to deliver results and experience in managing large spend portfolio and complex sourcing projects. Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from a relevant field and have at least 8 years of experience in category management and sourcing area. Electric and automation category experience is required to understand key market fundamentals and drivers. You have also good understanding of leading the change in matrix organization.
You have creativity to find solutions to complex problems and strong drive to meet goals and targets. You also have a good coordination and collaboration skills and you have ability to work independently and as part of a team. Fluent English skills both written and spoken are must, Finnish skills is a plus.
We offer you an independent, challenging and responsible role in a global procurement organization . You will work with large network of professionals and with the latest tools and techniques. You will have the support of a great team and an open and friendly work environment. You have chance to develop your own expertise and skills further every day.
As a newly combined company Metso Outotec creates a unique workplace. Combining the strengths of two companies, we offer a stronger platform for growth and innovation. We have an environment that combines result-driven and respectful culture in an exceptional way. Of course we offer you all the benefits and opportunities of a big, global company. Sounds tempting place to work, right?
For further information about this role, please contact Jari Palva-aho, head of Global Procurement, tel. +358400375857.
Calls Thursday May 19. 2021 13.00 – 14.00 EEST. Tuesday May 25, 2021 13.00 – 14.00 EEST
Apply by sending your resume and application through Metso Careers page latest by May 30, 2021. Please include your salary request in your application.
Please note that we will start interviews already during the application period, so please send your application as soon as possible. The job will start as soon as we find the right person. Hopefully you and we (Metso-Outotec) make a perfect match and we can be your dream come true what comes to you career.
Metso Outotec is a frontrunner in sustainable technologies, end-to-end solutions and services for the aggregates, minerals processing, metals refining and recycling industries globally. By improving our customers’ energy and water efficiency, increasing their productivity, and reducing environmental risks with our product and process expertise, we are the partner for positive change.
Headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, Metso Outotec employs over 15,000 people in more than 50 countries and its illustrative combined sales for 2019 were about EUR 4.2 billion. The company is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki. mogroup.com, twitter.com/metsooutotec