Project Purchase and Shipping Manager

Project Purchase and Shipping Manager

Job description:

Nouryon is now looking for a Project Purchase and Shipping Manager to join our EKA Engineering team in Bohus, just 15 minutes commute from Gothenburg Central Station! As part of the Nouryon Bleaching Chemicals business line, EKA Engineering is responsible for acquiring and executing projects and related service activities to our clients in the pulp industry, all over the world.

We can offer you a varied and exciting role in a truly global environment. As a Project Purchase and Shipping Manager you will give operative support to project managers in projects for chlorine dioxide production for external customers. You will be responsible for all supply chain activities in an Eka Engineering project, including inquiry submittal, evaluation of proposals, negotiations, contract signing, expediting and shipment of goods. You will also hold a natural spot as a team member in projects ranging from minor rebuild projects to larger scale projects extending over several years.

Main responsibilities
  • Lead and drive all supply chain related activities in Eka Engineering execution projects
  • Be an active member in the project team and report the status of the Supply Chain activities to the Project Manager
  • Submit and evaluate quotations from suppliers for budget purposes in Eka Engineering Sales Projects
  • Be in tight connection with the corporate purchasing organisation to ensure knowledge and alignment of the company policies for supplier contracts
  • Bachelor's degree in business or Engineering, or equally acquired competence
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience of working in projects in an international procurement organization including negotiations, procurement administration, expediting and shipment related tasks.
  • Experience from investment projects preferably in Pulping or Chemical Process industries, including technical understanding
  • Fluent in English and Swedish (written and spoken). Other languages such as Portuguese or Spanish is an advantage
  • Ability to travel occasionally
We are looking for an ambitious and driven person, who loves teamwork and with strong communicative skills both verbal as well as written.

Why join us?
Are you passionate about sustainability, innovation, safety, and collaboration? Do you want to grow together with a company that is forward-looking and continuously improving how they work? Our employees have ideas on how to build a sustainable future and the drive and passion to realize them. They believe that building long-term relationships and integrity are keys to success. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions. We offer you countless career opportunities. From day one we support you with your personal growth, through challenging positions and comprehensive learning and development opportunities, in a dynamic, international, diverse, and proactive working environment.

Additional information
This is a permanent position on a full-time basis, reporting to the Manager Eka Engineering and based in Bohus. Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume and cover letter. We do not accept applications via e-mail, these applications will be disregarded.

For additional information about the vacancy please contact Marie Berglund, Manager Eka Engineering, Bleaching Chemicals, +46 709 57 76 74

For information about the recruitment process, please contact Ida Sällergård, HR Business Partner,

For unions related questions please contact +46 31 58 70 00 and ask for:
Akademikerna: Emma Lundin
IF Metall: Dennis Ljunggren
Unionen: Heléne Rosenlund

If you have any general questions about your application or need assistance, please contact:

About Nouryon
We are a global specialty chemicals leader. Markets worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. Building on our nearly 400-year history, the dedication of our 10,000 employees, and our shared commitment to business growth, strong financial performance, safety, sustainability, and innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.

We are organized in three Businesses:

Performance Formulations focuses on business lines based on tailored performance that require a high level of customer intimacy, such as those for personal care and agriculture.

Technology Solutions includes business lines that are an integrated part of our customers' processes, such as catalysts and additives for the polymer and pulp industries.

Industrial Chemicals encompasses our salt-chlorine value chain, which supplies end markets ranging from lightweight metals and plastics to pharmaceuticals.

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The application process
After the closing date, we will start the selection process.
In our first selection we thoroughly go through all the applications. If your skills and qualifications match the profile we are looking for, you will be invited to an initial phone interview that takes approximately 30 minutes. If you proceed in our selection process, we invite you to a face-to-face interview that takes about 1,5 hours. There you will meet with the recruiter and the hiring manager.

In addition to this interview, you will be asked to conduct a problem-solving test and a personality analysis. We will discuss the results during the interview.

We look forward to your application!

We perform drug tests on all employees as a part of our effort to maintain a drug-free environment.

We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or manning companies.
Mer info
Område Ale
Yrkesroll Transport & Logistik, Teknik & Ingenjör
Typ av anställning Heltid, Tillsvidareanställd
Sista ansökningsdag 18 maj 2020 (40 dagar kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

Employment at Nouryon is contingent upon the successful completion of both a pre employment background check and a drug screening. In some case, pre-employment physicals may also be required

All candidates hired must be able to provide proper documentation of their eligibility to work in the US

Nouryon is an E-Verify Employer