Strategic Buyer, FM
We are looking for a skilled and tactical Strategic Buyer to successfully carry out procurement within specified FM categories, services and suppliers. You are part of our Nordic team within Supply Management where we source and execute the best supply solutions to strengthen our offers in business operations. The position is based in Helsinki with occasional travel within the Nordic countries.
Your main responsibilities:
- Analysis, RFIs, tenders and negotiation processes for named product/service categories in Finland and Nordics.
- Category driver for FM categories: responsible for local contracting and implementation of local, Nordic and International agreements.
- Improving compliance with frame agreements.
- Support operations in creating site specific agreements.
- Close collaboration with supplier market and distributors.
- Strong collaboration internally with FM + Food Platforms, operations, sales and the Sodexo Global Supply Management team.
You will succeed in this position, if you have:
- At least 5 years’ experience in a similar role with a solid track record of reached targets.
- Relevant academic degree in economics, e.g. M.Sc. (Econ.) or BBA.
- Excellent negotiation and contract design skills.
- Expertise in facilities management categories, other purchasing experience is a plus.
- Structured and analytical way of working.
- Ability to see the big picture and willingness to work on the details.
- Flexibility and ability to handle multiple and often conflicting priorities.
- Good understanding of financial data, controls and reporting.
- Effective communication skills and ability to understand, engage and interact across the business.
- Fluent Finnish and English, both spoken and written. Swedish is a plus.
- General MS Office skills, especially Excel.
We offer you a key role in a Nordic team, within the global leader in Quality of Life Services, and the opportunity to make a strong positive impact with your engagement.Lisätietoja
For more information you can contact Mikael Windahl, Head of Supply Management FM Nordics, by e-mail in English at firstname.lastname@example.org.Hakeminen
Are you the strategic player we are looking for to strengthen our team? Then send us your CV and application by no later than March 20, 2018.