Strategic Purchaser – Global Marine & Navy (GM&N) – for our Business Unit Cruise & Advanced in...

Strategic Purchaser – Global Marine & Navy (GM&N) – for our Business Unit Cruise & Advanced in...

Company description:

Johnson Controls is powered by your talent. We are the power behind the customer mission. Together we are building a world that's safe, comfortable and sustainable. Our diverse global team creates innovative, integrated solutions to make cities more connected, buildings more intelligent and environments more comfortable and secure. We are all about improving outcomes for our partners. Tomorrow needs your talent. Tomorrow needs you. So let's talk today.

Johnson Controls, Global Marine & Navy is a division of Johnson Controls with more than 300 employees worldwide. We develop, manufacture, market, and service complete HVAC & R systems for Marine, Cruise, Offshore and Navy applications, and we are among the world's leading suppliers in this field.

Job description:

We are currently looking for a Strategic buyer for the Global Marine & Navy organization in our Sweden office in Norrkoping -The main areas will be to actively be responsible for Procurement both operationally and strategically and execute in close corporation with the GM&N team members in Sweden and other stakeholders.

You will be part of setting sourcing activities, demands and goals for the business and execute across the BU.

With direct reference to the GM&N Senior Sourcing Manager, you will be part of the GM&N sourcing team and in close cooperation with the EMEA Procurement team. Indirect reference will be our Engineering Manager in Norrkoping.

You will have a broad role in the organization, where you will be participating in improvement projects, identifying opportunities, and implementing these.

What you will do
  • Ensure supplier relationship management and implementation of SCM programs set by Global/EMEA Procurement and GM&N Procurement
  • Implement and align agreed strategies to the business
  • Identify and lead / participate in continuous improvement projects
  • Identify new suppliers, make benchmarks for defined commodities, cost control and implementation
  • Implement JCI Supplier agreements (Global, EMEA and local agreements) - into the organization
  • Implement and coordinate general Procurement processes / procedures across the GM&N organization
  • Support the local organization in Supply Chain Management aspects and new business developments related to Sourcing/Procurement
  • Financial results (measure, execute and work with defined KPI's), prognosis on monthly basis.
How you will do it
  • Support commodity / category cost reduction, lead time reduction and supplier consolidation projects
  • Obtain quotations and negotiates with suppliers on price, quality, and service
  • Advise improvements on materials and services, price changes, marketing changes and source changes
  • Establish and maintain a harmonious relationship with vendors or potential vendors to enhance the performance and reputation of the company
  • Investigate, develop, and obtain quotations from suppliers
  • Plan and prioritize activities, suggest, and implement process improvements to increase our customer service level
Required profile:

What we look for
  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Procurement, or related area, or equivalent through experience, with a strong technical and commercial experience
  • Alternatively, a Mechanical / Electronic engineer (or equivalent), with a suitable education / experience in Procurement will also be in scope
  • At least three years of active experience in an equivalent professional purchasing position (with experience in the categories mechanical and automation equipment)
  • Excellent knowledge of purchasing practices and applicable laws and regulations
  • Analytical, result-driven, and accurate
  • Excellent influencing and negotiation skills and make strong supplier relationships
  • You can demonstrate a high level of integrity
  • Strong Team Player, encouraging a challenging and collaborative environment
  • Demonstrable track record in improving bottom line results
  • Experience in an International business environment required
  • Strong English language - written and spoken
What we offer:

We offer good colleagues and an independent job in an organization with values and visions and great possibilities to fulfil your wishes now and years to come.

Does this sound like you? Then send us your application at our website. We screen incoming applications continuously and fill the role once the right candidate has been identified. We will remove the job add from our website when we have found the candidate.

For more information, please contact Engineering Manager, Mats Thoren.
Mer info
Område Norrköping
Yrkesroll Ekonomi, Inköpare, Transport & Logistik
Typ av anställning Heltid
Sista ansökningsdag Löpande (60 dagar kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

Johnson Controls is powered by your talent. We are the power behind the customer mission. Together we are building a world that's safe, comfortable and sustainable. Our diverse global team creates innovative, integrated solutions to make cities more connected, buildings more intelligent and environments more comfortable and secure. We are all about improving outcomes for our partners. Tomorrow needs your talent. Tomorrow needs you. So let's talk today.

Johnson Controls, Global Marine & Navy is a division of Johnson Controls with more than 300 employees worldwide. We develop, manufacture, market, and service complete HVAC & R systems for Marine, Cruise, Offshore and Navy applications, and we are among the world's leading suppliers in this field.