Are you experienced within procurement and purchasing, highly motivated and enjoy teamwork?- Then this is a position for you!
We are looking for Procurement Manager who can lead, coordinate and execute procurement work in our projects, ensuring there is a competent, competitive and timely supplier base.
In this position you work in close cooperation with several stakeholders, such as Category Management, Project Management, Engineering and Sales within Energy, Recovery and Environmental Services in EMEA area.
Your key responsibilities and tasks for this role include:
- act as procurement lead in assigned projects
- define supply strategies and plans for the defined projects
- define and ensure implementation of long-term cost savings
- develop the existing supplier base in cooperation with Category Management
- contract management including contract and business negotiations
- supplier relationship management
- support sales and cost-estimation functions in sales projects with cost-data
To be successful in the position you need to be result oriented and business driven. Mill site experience, mill industry product knowledge as well as experience from similar sourcing positions in international business environments is considered advantages. You have relevant education, preferably engineering or commercial university degrees. You will also be skilled in business analytics in order to run with swift and fact-based decisions.
Your personal characteristics include strong communication and intercultural negotiation skills. You have an open and cooperative attitude as well as genuine driving force and desire to make good results for and success within Valmet. Your English is fluent, both oral and written. System knowledge such as MS office, ERP (LN / Baan in Valmet), Basware etc. comes from daily analysis and usage of the same.
The position requires some travelling due to cooperation with domestic and international supplier.
We offer you an opportunity to join our multi-skilled and committed procurement team. You will have an important role in the local procurement department but will also be a member of Valmet's global procurement community with colleagues around the world. You work in a global business environment where you will be able to contribute to Valmet business success and results, enjoy rewarding challenges and further develop and broaden your personal and professional skills.
Did we catch your interest? For additional information, please contact: Jukka Auri tel. +358405033265, firstname.lastname@example.org or Karoliina Tapio tel. +358404863622, Karoliina.email@example.com.
Join our team and fill out our electronic application form with desired salary by 14th August 2022.The position will be located in Tampere, Finland.
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