Supplier development and performance management of a global supplier base
Do you have a strong background within Procurement and Supply Chain Management? And are you ready for an exciting and demanding position in a global company with a strong market position?Then join us and become our new Strategic Buyer in Danfoss Power Solution’s Global Procurement Organisation. You will become part of a dedicated and competent team located in Nordborg, and where you will refer to Senior Procurement Manager in Denmark. Together with the team you will ensure that our suppliers deliver and improve on all parameters and most importantly on time. For the right person, you will have the opportunity to challenge yourself, develop your competencies and grow long-term with Danfoss, a large, global organisation. We are encouraging a culture of frontline passion, running the business like your own and thinking Danfoss while handling our global suppliers.Are you a strong facilitator building lean and agile supplier relationshipsAs Strategic Buyer, you will be responsible for a range of strategic procurement activities to ensure supplier performance and development on both short and long-term basis. In doing so, you will be working across several global functions and serve as the link between Supply Chain and external suppliers.
Your key responsibilities will be to:
Furthermore, you will be the first escalation point for supply and/or quality issues in supply chain including documentation of supplier performance etc.Drive the procurement agenda in a global matrix organisationThere is more than one way into this position, besides your relevant educational background as BSc or MSc, you have experience within logistics, business administration, and supply chain. Furthermore, you have strong skills within manufacturing, quality, technology, or/and process engineering. Other key competencies in this role include:
On a more personal level, you are a curious, independent person with a strong drive. You are a strong communicator and able to interact with people both inside and outside of the organisation. Last, but not least you are fluent in English, both in writing and in speech. Danish will be an advantage.As you will be part of a truly global company you must expect a certain number of travel days, approx. 10-20% domestic and/or international. For further information about the position, please contact Stina Hakonsen Andersen, Sr. Procurement Manager at +45 30 63 89 91. For information regarding the process, please contact Senior Recruiter Marie H.-Kristensen +45 2860 5891. Please apply at your earliest convenience. We do not have an application deadline but accept applications as long as the job is posted. The position will be closed down once we have found the right candidate.Company ProfileWatch how Danfoss is Engineering tomorrow, here.