We are now looking for a Manager for Operative Procurement to join our Aggregates Supply Chain business line in Tampere.
In this role, you will lead a team of around 10 Operative Purchasers. Your team is responsible for Tampere factory operative purchase in Metso Aggregates Business Area.
You will manage the day-to-day operative work of the team and develop the performance and processes of operative procurement – not forgetting the team’s wellbeing and keeping up good team spirit.
You will collaborate with our suppliers as well and maintain good supplier relationships. You have the responsibility to drive procurement KPIs.
You will work closely with Strategic Procurement as well as with other internal stakeholders.
To succeed in this role, you should have already several years of experience in procurement and a degree in a relevant field (e.g. technical or business).
Your management and leadership skills are excellent. Previous experience as a line manager is considered an advantage but more important is your ability to motivate and support your team.
Excellent organizing skills are needed in this role as well as convincing communication, collaboration and negotiation skills. You can easily interact with stakeholders across the organization and also with our suppliers.
You have good skills in SAP and Excel and an understanding of Lean thinking.
You have excellent skills in Finnish and in English, both verbal and written.
We offer you an interesting and responsible manager role in procurement in a global business environment. You will have a chance to develop our operative procurement and directly influence our success. You will get to work closely with many levels of our organization and have the support of a great team of procurement professionals.
We believe it all begins with active personal involvement and curiosity. At Metso, you will benefit from a hands-on attitude and willingness to learn by doing. We have an environment that combines result-driven and respectful culture in an exceptional way.
For additional information, please contact Jarkko Parsiala, Manager, Strategic Procurement, by phone: +358 46 9232957, calls during: Fri 3rd of May or Fri 10th of May at 14-16 EEST.
Please send your application and resume with your salary expectation via Metso Careers page latest by Sun 19th of May 2019.