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Strategic Purchaser - Automation & Pneumatics
Ecolean was founded in 1996 in Helsingborg, Sweden. Innovation
has always been fundamental for Ecolean. The concept of using a minimal amount
of raw material to produce a unique flexible lightweight package and efficient
filling system has been established by people with great knowledge and long
experience within the global packaging industry. Today Ecolean is a fast
growing and globally expanding company that continuously develops its products
in order to meet new customer and consumer demands. Ecolean has commercial
activities in 30 countries, the largest markets being China, Russia and
Pakistan. Ecolean employs close to 400 people. Headquarter is located in
Helsingborg, Sweden. Read more on www.ecolean.com
Ecolean is growing, and in the process of doing so, we
are looking for someone to increase our Sourcing Savings and Supplier Management
We are now looking for a Strategic Purchaser – Automation & Pneumatics
The Strategic Purchaser is responsible for developing
and executing a sustainable sourcing strategy for assigned sourcing categories within Ecolean.
The ultimate goal for the Strategic Purchaser is to leverage the benefits
within Automation and Pneumatic segment as well as with other Ecolean businesses whilst
supporting various manufacturing locations. In essence, it means that your
project management skills will be put to the test and require you to navigate a
complex business landscape while maintaining good relationships with
stakeholders across the entire organization.
For the right candidate, we offer a fun and exciting job,
where you can have a major impact on the future direction of Ecolean. We will put
our trust in you, and we expect you to bring your best!
In addition to setting the overall sustainiable sourcing strategy
for the business segment, you will be delivering year-on-year cost reduction- and improvement targets within the segment through clearly communicated
plans. You will also be a driving force for change and fostering a cross
functional continuous improvement culture through your collaborative mind-set
and by contributing to the establishment of best practices so that we can achieve
a world-class Supply Chain function.
Further responsibilities will include, but are not
- Development and execution of clear and aligned plans with specific deliverables (quality, sustainiability, delivery-and cost optimization) while being able to show transparency and results.
- Driving and tracking improvements across the Supply Chain
- Be responsible for supplier selection-, negotiation & qualifictions to meet projects specifications as well as cost-, sustainiable- quality-, and lead- time objectives.
We are looking for someone with excellent category management skills and
who has working experience from a similar position, preferably in a similar
company. A proven track record of various cost reduction activities, contracting,
implementation of new suppliers, CoC and a good understanding of technology and
manufacturing will be required. You have experience with sourcing for
technically complex industrial products and services (e.g. automation, pneumatics, mechanical, OEM components)
As a person, we believe
it is important that you are a highly goal-oriented and motivated person who
possesses excellent communication- and organizational skills, as we are a
complex and global organization.
Fluency in English and the ability to travel occasionally will be required.
The position is located at the Ecolean office in Helsingborg,
Sweden. You will report directly to the Director Group Procurement.