Normet is known for its hands-on attitude, entrepreneurial spirit, agile decision making and results-driven business culture. Normet is on a strong growth path. We are developing and strengthening our Strategic Sourcing team.
As a Sourcing Manager, you play a key role in developing and scaling up Normet’s supply chain for our growing global Equipment and Services business. You will own Normet’s global sourcing strategy in your responsibility area, drive required changes, and secure business performance by creating and implementing sourcing action plans. You are responsible for developing existing and future suppliers, contract negotiations with suppliers, and supporting our product development in supply related topics. Supply quality, delivery performance, cost and NWC are your key performance indicators. In short, your task is to manage all aspects of supply base in your responsibility area, working together with your stakeholders to reach optimal results for our business in terms of Technology, Quality, Supply, and Cost.
You have a M.Sc./B.Sc. degree or corresponding competence as well as work experience from sourcing, procurement or supply chain management. Category experience in steel parts, welded structures and castings is required. We expect experience in best cost country sourcing and manufacturing industry. Project management skills, international business experience and service business experience are additional merits.
To be successful in this role, you will need to work across the organization in cooperation with Normet colleagues and stakeholders. You are a team player but not afraid of taking initiative or constructively challenging old ways of working. You are self-driven, result oriented and you cope well under pressure and uncertainty. You have the ability to build trust and add value in business relationships by excellent communication, negotiation and language skills (English and Finnish).
In this position you will be a member in the Strategic Sourcing team which co-operates closely with operative purchasing. You will be reporting to VP Strategic Sourcing. The position is based in Iisalmi (other locations negotiable), and will require international travelling.
We offer you a dynamic and positive working environment with devoted professionals and excellent possibilities for professional growth in our global organization.
Interested in this excellent opportunity for developing your career? Please send your resume and application letter in English with salary request no later than 24 January 2019 at www.mercuriurval.fi (reference: Ref: FI-13579).
For further information, please contact Niklas Sutela ( Principal Consultant, Mercuri Urval): +358 40 772 8270, email@example.com.
Normet is a fast growing and innovative technology company with a passion to offer continuous improvement to underground construction and mining processes for increased safety, productivity and profitability.
Normet has a broad underground offering:
Equipment for concrete spraying and transport, explosives charging, scaling, lifting, installation works and logistics.
Construction chemicals for sprayed concrete, admixtures for all types concrete, injection systems for rock improvement, reinforcement systems for high deformation conditions, spray applied waterproofing systems and needed chemicals for TBM technology covering hard rock, EPB, open face and slurry type machines
The new generation energy absorbing rock bolting system; the D-Bolt system specially designed for efficient and reliable rock reinforcement, in both squeezing and burst-prone strata conditions
Normet has delivered more than 10,000 built-for-purpose underground machines which are serviced and supported with Normet Services. Normet currently employs over 1000 business professionals and the net sales in 2018 was about 310 million euro. The company expects strong growth in 2019. Normet is a Finnish company that operates globally with over 44 locations in 28 countries worldwide. www.normet.com.