PROCUREMENT CATEGORY MANAGER

Raisio is now looking for an experienced Procurement Category Manager responsible for indirect procurement.

Your responsibilities in this interesting and challenging position will cover all procurement and development activities related to indirect procurement. You will lead cross-functional & cross-business category team and conduct procurement process, manage and develop supplier relationships, category procurement strategies and action plans. You will also decide on group-wide procurement footprint and select suppliers, secure availability and competent cost level and negotiate contracts and prices in close co-operation with our stakeholders. You will provide procurement expertise and support into Raisio’s investment projects. As the role is new in our company, you will have a chance to create and ensure best-in-class procurement category management, indirect procurement policies and operation mode.

We expect you to have experience in indirect procurement and procurement category management with evidence in successfully planned and implemented development activities and projects. You are likely to have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in engineering, economics, or equivalent. You are a self-confident and entrepreneurial person (“a doer”) having good understanding in operational activities supported with sufficient strategic view. We expect you to have solid skills both in written and oral business English. You are able and willing to create something new while working in a new position.

You will report to the Head of Procurement at Raisio Group and be part of the procurement leadership team. Position will be located preferably in our HQ at Raisio but our office in Nokia could be considered an alternative location.

For further information, please contact InHunt Group Oy, Headhunter Harri Knaapi, tel. +358 45 869 8228 or Head of Procurement Kari Hotanen (preferably on 16th May between 12-14), tel. +358 40 511 3765.

If you are a passionate professional who likes challenges and enjoys working in an international environment with a possibility to create something new, please send your application attached with CV and salary request by 25.5.2017 via website https://inhunt.fi/inhunt_opportunities/procurement-category-manager/