Strategic buyer for assignment in Linköping

Strategic buyer for assignment in Linköping

ValueOne are specialists in supply chain management, purchasing and logistics. We offer our customers services in three business areas; interim logistics and procurement consultants, recruitment of buyers and logisticians, as well as development of our customers’ supply chain operations in terms of strategies, models, methods, processes, structure and competence.

On behalf of our customer we are looking for a strategic buyer with experience from procurement of mechanics and non-metallic assemblies and components for a 6 months assignment with strong possibilities for a permanent position at a company in Linköping.

The role
In the role as strategic buyer you will be a member of the procurement team responsible for mechanics and non-metallic assemblies and components. You will act as a strategic purchaser mainly within these categories.

Main tasks
  • Managing your own supplier base
  • Supporting the business areas projects and programs with commercial responsibility and to continuously evaluate the market competitiveness of the current supplier portfolio
  • Issue RFQ´s, evaluate quotations, negotiate and place purchase orders
  • Be responsible for negotiating, actively managing and further developing supplier agreements
  • Establish and continuously develop strategies for your supplier base
  • Drive cross-functional teams focusing on effectiveness and cost savings
  • Assure that the purchasing strategy, purchasing policy and procedures are fulfilled
Experience and competence
Required kills for this assignment is a degree in Engineering or Economics together with experience from strategic purchasing. You have excellent communication skills in Swedish and English, verbal and written, and good knowledge of MS Office. Desired skills are experience from procurement of mechanics and non-metallic assemblies and components, experience with IFS and defense industry.

To thrive in this role, you are a business oriented person with great communication skills. You are used to efficiently collaborating with team members as well as other stakeholders. You are structured and have an analytical mindset enabling you to adapt to circumstances.

We are looking forward to receiving your application. Please apply through our webpage at: as soon as possible, but no later than 27th of November. Feel free to contact Olof Widmark tel. 070 786 80 99 with any questions regarding the listed position
Mer info
Område Linköping
Yrkesroll Transport & Logistik, Inköp
Typ av anställning Heltid, Projekt- / Visstidsanställd
Sista ansökningsdag 27 nov 2019 (15 dagar kvar)