Technical Buyer at Adecco

Technical Buyer at Adecco

We, Adecco are always looking for experienced Technical buyers for future contractor assignments. As a consultant and employee at Adecco, you gain competitive experience at the same time as you get the opportunity of continuous development within your area of expertise. In addition, you get the chance to continue to build your professional network of valuable contacts!

The assignment

As Technical Buyer you work with global buyers and you will be responsible to secure running projects and day to day business. You may work with one or several commodities within the field of technical components.

Common daily tasks and area of responsibilities:
  • Act as main contact for commercial issues towards the supplier´s base for running production
  • Negotiate commercial and time consequences at suppliers connected to design changes in projects incl. establish agreements
  • Lead price negotiations, during program phase as well as running production changes
  • Participate in cross functional teams within Engineering, Quality and Manufacturing
  • Drive continuous improvement activities within purchasing and suppliers
  • Support yearly commercial negotiations with the objective to reduce cost and price for the area
  • Administration work involves transactions, updating price files, reporting of performance
  • Work toward individual targets
  • Carry out market test analysis and benchmarking studies Competence
  • Economical alt. Technical education at University or likewise
  • A minimum of two years´ work experience in technical Purchasing
  • Developed negotiation skills
  • Fluency in business English is required, oral and written, second language preferred
  • Strong computer skills (MS Office, ERP)
  • Excellent communication- and peoples´ skills
  • Able to plan and drive your own work and deliver result in time
We will attribute great importance to personal suitability.

About the recruitment process
Adecco are continuously sourcing for new colleagues with Buyer expertise and thereby our recruitment processes are ongoing processes where we´re matching your profile against the qualifications of each assignment.

We will contact you when we have a good fit between you and an assignment, and you are also welcome to apply for other specific job openings that are advertised on our website.

About Adecco

Adecco is one of the world´s largest recruitment and staffing agency and our most important asset is our qualified employees. At Adecco and in your assignment, you as a consultant will be appreciated for your skills that make a difference!

Your everyday life will be varied with access to many new industries, systems, and environments. Your experiences and skills will develop as well as your social and professional network. Adecco can offer you the opportunity of interesting assignments at attractive companies, and positions that may never enter the open labor market!

Our clients are of different sizes and operates in several different industries in Gothenburg, Kungsbacka and Borås and the surrounding areas. The scope of the assignment is mostly full-time or part-time, during office hours.

As a consultant, you are employed by Adecco Sweden. And it is not uncommon that your assignment leads to a permanent job offer from the client company you are working with.

Contact details
If you have any technical issue with the application process, please contact

If you have questions about the assignment or the recruitment process, you are welcome to contact responsible recruiter:

Evelina Hjortskog via

Welcome with your application!

Buyer, Technical Purchasing, Purchaser, Inköpare, inköp, Gothenburg, Göteborg, Borås, Kungsbacka, Västra Götaland, Adecco
Mer info
Område Göteborgs stad
Yrkesroll Försäljning
Typ av anställning Heltid, Tillsvidareanställd
Sista ansökningsdag 15 aug 2022 (5 dagar kvar)

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