We are looking for a Supply Chain Lead to one of our reputable customers in environmental technology. You will be a part of an exciting industry where the company is one of the leading players. The start of the assignment is as soon as possible and will last at least six months, with a chance of extension. This is a consulting assignment through Wise Professionals and it is a full-time job in Gothenburg.Main responsibilities
The Supply Chain Lead is responsible for the procurement- and sourcing activities, negotiations and strategically selecting suppliers in the different business line projects. In this position you cooperate closely with internal and external stakeholders ensuring customer satisfaction and world class procurement as part of your daily work. You will be the representative from Supply Chain for one of the company’s business lines. The business line project is still in an early phase and therefore one of your main areas of responsibility will initially be to ensure alignment and risk assessment within the area of Supply Chain, and towards the project in general, including strategic negotiations and later close cooperation with suppliers. As such you also have a sound procurement toolbox in your possession.
Main responsibilities will be:
Complete responsibility for contracts and purchasing activities within appointed Business Line(s).
Responsible for contracts within one or more product segment(s).
Develop various pricing and negotiation methods and strategies for all necessary types of agreements
Control and follow up quality at the suppliers manufacturing sites during production through our quality engineers.
Close collaboration with project managers, engineers, and other internal disciplines in order to ensure project success.
Establish, develop and maintain deep relationships with international long-term key suppliers.
Follow and implement department processes to involved stakeholders to maintain to the review/negotiation process.
Contribute to the development of policies, processes and SOPs that standardize and streamline the internal contracting process.
Be part of change management to implement new routines and processes.
The position will require travelling to some extent.Background and skills
University degree in Supply chain, Engineering, Business Administration, or equivalent related field
Extensive experience of drafting, reviewing, analyzing and negotiating a wide range of agreements including international EPC contracts.
Previous business experience from process, maritime or other applicable industry.
Knowledge of general corporate business practices, commercial contracting regulations and principles, and subcontracting/vendor management practices.
Track record demonstrating ability to work collaboratively with geographically dispersed teams.
Experience of driving and implementing new processes, initiatives, and innovative ideas.
Fluent in English – verbal and written.
Familiarity with FAT, SIT tests & agreements/site contracts in support of mechanical and processes studies.
Experience of working with Chinese companies and principles is an advantage.Personal qualities
To enjoy this position, you prefer to work in a fast-paced international environment where you can use your solution-oriented ability and proactiveness to ensure quality and develop ways of working. You have good negotiation skills and understanding of the negotiation process.
You have a strong ability to take ownership and meet business-driven deadlines and commitments while maintaining a high level of professionalism. To be successful in this position we also see that you have strong communication skills, emotional intelligence and have ability to build and maintain relation with different stakeholders.
Who are Wise Professionals?
Wise Professionals works together with some of Sweden's most attractive employer brands. Working as a consultant means the exciting task of well-known employers and with great opportunity for personal development. In the consultancy role, you meet different company cultures and gain experience from different industries, which means that you develop and build on your resume.
Application and contact
If you have further questions please contact Consultant Manager Lisa Kayser (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Consultant Manager Stephanie Grammenidis (email@example.com) for more information about this position. We review applications continuously so please submit your application as soon as possible. We welcome applications in both Swedish and English. Please note that we do not accept email applications.
Looking forward to hearing from you!