Senior Data Sourcing Lead

Senior Data Sourcing Lead

You are embedded in an exciting, newly formed, highly motivated organization that is an integral pillar of our map building strategy.
Your role as Sr. Data Sourcing Leadwill be to lead sourcing activities for a variety of high importance map content categories such as basic map data, details about places or dynamic Traffic, Parking, Fuel Prices, Electric Vehicle Stations data relevant for anyone moving from A to B, that are key for our future solutions. You will pursue the establishment of key private and governmental relationships across several markets, including automotive as well as IT in the region of Western Europe that will help fulfil our strategic objectives for location-data requirements. Key focus points for this role are:
  • Develop a broad understanding of the data market and supplier segmentation in Sweden and preferably also in Denmark.
  • The creation of sourcing strategy based on organizational strategy and map requirements/gaps.
  • Execute sourcing strategy by selecting optimal mix of suppliers (e.g. priority setting, business value, trade-off decisions, etc.) to meet regional goals and meet scope, budget, timeframe and quality requirements.
  • Identify market trends and provide feedback on potential opportunities and threats to leadership, Product Management and Go To Market organization
  • Develop Communities through Map Creator tool to keep up to date our database
Who are you?

You are a strong individual contributor with a self-starting attitude and the ability to team-up with your peers in the rest of Western Europe to ensure we realize our regional goals. Furthermore you have:
  • A Bachelor Degree in Business, Economics, Marketing or similar.
  • 5+ years proven relevant working experience in Sales, Marketing, Business Development or similar.
  • Experience with supplier or customer relationship management and ability to build, sustain and leverage effective networking relationships with concrete focus in Sweden and Denmark market.
  • A convincing and persuasive "can do" attitude, with high goal orientation with Government Entities (different levels) in Sweden and preferably also in Denmark.
  • Knowledge and/or understanding of Spatial context, Maps and Location-Based services.
  • Excellent communication (oral and written), presentation, interpersonal and negotiation skills.
  • The possibility to travel (including international) around 25% of your time
  • Team spirit
For this role it's mandatory to be fluent in Swedish and English. Some knowledge of Danish is a plus.

Although this position is based in Goteborg, we also consider candidates who prefer to work remotely from their home office.

What do we offer
  • An external focused role, which always focuses on the "mutual-win"
  • Work that makes a difference in the world
  • Variety in the types of projects
  • Feedback so you will know how well you are doing
  • Collaborative and supportive colleagues.
  • Company career growth plan.
Make HERE your destination, we are just getting started. Apply now!

Om arbetsgivaren

Ever checked in somewhere on social media? Ever tracked your online orders? You might be using HERE Technologies every single day without even realizing it. You can find us everywhere: in vehicles, smartphones, drones or third-party apps. We believe that with the right people, we will continue to be a game-changer in the technology industry and improve the daily lives of people around the world. Find out more by clicking the video below or going HERE.

Our Team
We are strongly focused, result oriented team with proactive attitude. Our team is international, covering Western Europe. Our daily job is to evaluate different potential data suppliers and establish relevant relationships with stakeholders of specific products and industry segments, including the public sector. We are present on conferences and give public speeches. We are managing negotiation processes and work with key stakeholders to close deals. We are active and curious in Social Media.

Even though all team members work independently, there is a strong team spirit to exchange experiences and to grow together. Yes, we travel within Europe (a lot) and we are everywhere. And you have the possibility to join our team since we are expanding!