Head of Category, Process chemicals
We are looking for a
HEAD OF CATEGORY, PROCESS CHEMICALS
to join our Direct Materials sourcing team.
What's your role in the future Metsä?
You will be responsible for leading process chemicals sourcing category and you will participate to Metsä Group wide category sourcing development.
You will work as a team member of Direct Materials sourcing category team and report to VP, Sourcing and Logistics, Direct Materials. The position can be located in Espoo, Tampere or Äänekoski.
- Metsä Group wide sourcing in process chemicals category ( RFX, contract negotiations, contract lifecycle management)
- Long range an tactical planning together with stakeholders
- Category and supplier analysis
- Supplier quality and performance management
- Leading category work and category related communication
- Develop and facilitate Metsä Group sourcing practices in your own category areas
- Category performance management and reporting
- Close co-operation with the mills and other stakeholders
What are we looking for?
We are looking for a socially talented person who has experience in production, quality, product or sourcing operations with excellent negotiation and sourcing management skills. It is an advantage if you are familiar with procurement processes.
You are determined with a desire to develop sourcing processes thoroughly and comprehensively. In order to be successful in this position you need the ability to see the big picture and via it lead sourcing work in your category with group of stakeholders. The role does not have direct supervisor responsibility but good leadership and interaction skills are needed, as this role relates to many business areas in Metsä Group. You understand the importance of collaboration with internal and external stakeholders. You have a suitable education, preferably a technical or commercial university degree but other degrees with extensive relevant work experience are also possible.
This task requires fluency in both verbal and written Finnish and English. Swedish is an advantage.
What do we offer?
Metsä Group has a responsible corporate culture that creates a safe working environment for everyone. We invest in good leadership and personal career support. We take care of the well-being of our personnel and reward good performance. For us, it is important that everyone develops their skills and we enable job rotation across the organization.
Would you like to hear more?
For additional information please contact Jatta Haapamäki, VP, Sourcing and Logistics, Direct Materials on 2nd of April between 14:00 - 16:00 EET or 8th of April at 13:00 - 16:00 EET, tel +358 50 3731242, or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Apply for the job!
If you feel this could be the right opportunity for you, please submit your application using the link "Apply". Please include your application, CV and salary request in English. The search is open until 13th of April 2020.