Senior purchasers for assignments in Gothenburg

Senior purchasers for assignments in Gothenburg

ValueOne is looking for senior strategic purchasers within Indirect purchasing of Events, It & Digital Services and Professional Services for assignments in Gothenburg. The assignments lasts for about 8 months and needs to be filled shortly.

The role

We are looking for experienced senior purchasers who will lead/support cross-functional sourcing projects within Indirect purchasing of Events, IT & Digital Services and Professional Services.

Main tasks:

  • Support, develop and implement commodity and supplier strategies
  • Create and maintain commercial relations with suppliers and stakeholders
  • Perform procurement according to defined strategies and frameworks.
  • Negotiate commercial and legal agreements.
  • Initiate and conduct supplier evaluations and supplier audits
  • Perform necessary market analysis to support the sourcing activity
  • Work proactively to build better understanding and work towards common solutions with supplier and stakeholders internally and externally

Experience and competencies

The assignment requires master´s degree in economics, engineering or equivalent and 5-10 years of working experience within the purchasing field. You are an experienced negotiator with a thorough understanding of the procurement process and strategic sourcing. Fluency in both written and spoken English is a must.

Depending on the role the assignments requires competence in the areas of:

  • IT/Digital procurement – Experience from sourcing, procurement and negotiations in the IT/digital area.
  • Purchasing experience in events & experiential area, preferably in an international environment.
  • Purchasing experience as a Professional Service buyer.

You are passionate in what you do and like to work in an agile environment. Furthermore, you have a positive mindset and strong business acumen. We value good structure and excellent social skills and the ability to work independently as well as in team.

Application

We look forward to receiving your application. Please apply through our webpage at: https://valueone.se/aktuella-jobb/ as soon as possible. Feel free to contact Marcus Ljung at +46 70 518 74 41 with any questions regarding the listed position.

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.