We are looking for a
Product Sourcing Director
to lead our Product Sourcing team in Business Area Retail. This permanent position can be located either in Espoo, Finland or in Stockholm, Sweden.
Business Area Retail focuses on offering health and wellbeing products and services for pharmacies, hospital pharmacies, private and public healthcare operators as well as retailers and veterinarians in Finland and Sweden. Business area Retail is also responsible for product sourcing activities, customer care and dose dispensing sales.
Product Sourcing Director will be responsible for processes and procedures of products’ strategic buying and product quality, best purchase prices and terms of Oriola’s product portfolio. The person acting in this position is responsible of securing that Oriola has a supplier portfolio that enables stable and reliable fulfillment of all our requirements. In addition, the person is responsible of securing the product quality of the product portfolio and evaluation of the suppliers.
You are leading the product sourcing and quality team operating in both Sweden and Finland. You will be part of BA Retail´s Management team.
The main contact points for the position are concerning supplier contacts regarding negotiations, agreements and tenders. This includes close co-operation with KAM, CEO, sales director, marketing director and logistic directors. In addition, there will be co-operation with the BA and functions in Oriola about supplier agreements, product changes and logistic topics. The position requires occasional traveling.
To be successful in this role we expect you to have:
As a person you are business oriented, self-driven and enjoy providing excellent leadership. You are goal focused with a strong will to win and work based on hands-on approach. You are socially competent and your way of working is structured and analytical. You believe in great co-operation with colleagues and customers.
We offer you great team, good tools and benefits, proper training and support, development opportunities and highly interesting working days!
At Oriola, we cherish openness, taking initiative, responsibility and working together. If you can share our values and got interested in the job, please apply immediately, or very latest by 18th of November 2018.
Please apply at https://www.oriola.com/careers/open-vacancies/. Your application needs to be in English and please include your salary expectation. For further information, please contact BU Director Katarina Gabrielson on 5th or 6th of November 2018 at 15.30-17.00 (Swedish time), tel. +46 72 234 8809.
Oriola is a Finnish publicly listed company with a strong position in the Swedish and Finnish health and wellbeing market. We have promoted wellbeing for decades, connecting the operators from pharmaceutical companies to pharmacies and consumers. We promote the wellbeing of people and animals by ensuring that medicines as well as health and wellbeing products are delivered in a safe and customer friendly manner. Our wide range of services help pharmaceutical companies, pharmacies and other operators in the field to succeed. Oriola’s net sales for continuing operations in 2017 were approximately EUR 1,5 billion. We have approximately 2 600 employees. Oriola Corporation is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. For more information, please visit www.oriola.com.