We are looking for Sourcing Category Managers to join us in Helsingborg!
You will be a member of the Strategic Sourcing team, working for the EMEA region and together with all functions within the organization. In this role you will develop and execute sourcing strategies for key material categories, delivering innovation and excellent cost, delivery and quality. You will lead the source-to-contract process and be working as an integral part of our development projects with supply market research, supplier qualification, early supplier involvement, RFQs, negotiations and contracting. A key responsibility is to manage the supplier relationships within your category area, achieving excellent performance, continuous improvements and cost reductions from a preferred supplier base.
To identify opportunities, be a change agent and lead implementation of cost-reduction- and value-increasing initiatives within the supply chain is key to achieve our aggressive targets. As we have an international supplier base you are likely to travel 40 days per year.
As we are an organisation with continuous growth we want you to grow with us and develop both yourself and the company. We have a performance-oriented culture so to be successful in this role it is important to be goal-oriented, have a drive to continuously improve and enjoy problem solving. We expect you to be self-motivated and energetic. Your negotiation skills and business acumen are some of your key strengths. We also see that you preferably have an interest in technology and manufacturing.
To qualify for the position, you have a degree within Engineering or Business. As we are focused on finding the right persons you can be at the beginning of your sourcing career as well as an experienced sourcing professional. We value experience from strategic sourcing in an international, manufacturing organization and sourcing in Eastern Europe or Asia is a merit. Excellent communication in English and other language skills are considered an advantage.
We offer you the opportunity to work in an established international and fast-growing company. It is important for us to create opportunities for our colleagues for personal development and a work environment where individual initiatives are valued. We have strong focus on continuous development and improvement, and always together as a team
We welcome you to apply by sending us your CV and a short presentation of yourself. Press the Apply button to begin your application. This position may be filled before the application deadline. Please note that we do not handle applications sent by email.
Do you have any questions about the position? Please contact , Strategic Sourcing Manager
JBT is an international market leading company in the global food processing industry. We have offices in more than 100 countries all over the world. We are growing both organically and by acquisitions and are continuously looking for new employees that want to grow with us! We offer you the growth potential of a company with a developing technology that is unique in its field, plus a collaborative working environment where your individuality, imagination and talent will be recognized and rewarded.
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