Sourcing Manager

Dec 10
Sandviken, Stockholm
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Sandvik IT Services (SITS) provides Sandvik with IT infrastructure, systems and business critical solutions, and we need the best people with different backgrounds and experiences, all in the right place, to make this work. Working in an ever-changing environment with new technology emerging every day, exciting challenges and innovations are part of our culture.

Through effective and strategic purchasing, we ensure cost-efficiency, high quality and reliability. We continually work to identify new ways to improve efficiency and profitability in our IT delivery. At IT Sourcing, within SITS, we’re responsible for developing Global Sourcing Strategies and handling stakeholder management by building trustworthy long-term relationships with suppliers within the IT category. We’re the first point of contact for our internal stakeholders regarding negotiations and contracts for procurement and lifecycle management, and we’re now looking for a Sourcing Manager to join our excellent team.

What you do?

In this position, you’re responsible for the whole sourcing process where you lead and manage cross functional teams. Being responsible for the complete contract process, from negotiation to implementation and maintaining contracts – i.e., contract lifecycle management – is an important part of your job. In addition, you develop, implement and follow-up on sourcing projects aligned to sourcing strategies, and you lead and participate in Supplier Relationship Management activities. You act as a single point of contact to your key stakeholders and you establish and ensure stable relationships with the service organization and suppliers.

The location for this position is either at Sandbacka Park in Sandviken or at our site Gasverket in Stockholm.

Your background and personality

We’re looking for someone with extensive experience in strategic sourcing and particularly within IT category and managed service combined with good understanding of the IT landscape in general. You have genuine experience from the international supplier market and a broad perspective in order to identify innovative solutions. It’s a plus if your knowledge is backed by a university degree in perhaps Economy or Business Administration. Being part of a truly global organization calls for excellent English skills, knowledge in Swedish is a plus.

Your personality is key to our common success, and with your strategic and business-oriented mindset, combined with your excellent problem-solving skills, you easily find new ways to go. By being open-minded and communicative, you have no problem in building strong and trusting relationships at all levels, always keeping the business in mind. You enjoy working independently and at the same time, you truly see the value in collaboration with both colleagues and other stakeholders.

Our Sandvik culture
Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering group, rapidly developing into new, digital offerings. We believe in a collaborative and inclusive culture, where innovations are part of everyday life. And for us, it’s clear that our diversities form a solid foundation for achieving great results. Learn more about us by visiting or website, LinkedIn or Facebook.

How to apply

Send your application no later than December 10, 2021. Read more about Sandvik Group and apply at (Job ID: R0035093). As we aim for an open and fair recruitment process, we utilize assessment tools to safeguard objectivity. Shortly after the last application date, you’ll therefore be asked to take a personality and logic ability test.
Contact information
For further information about this position, please contact:
Magnus Snitt, recruiting manager, +46 (0)26 265 558
Union contacts
Malena Rackner, Unionen, +46 (0)26 262 748
Fredrik Andersson, Akademikerföreningen, +46 (0)26 262 718
Peter Olsson-Andrée, Ledarna, +46 (0)26 261 984
For more information about the recruitment process, please contact HR Services, +46 (0)26 261 444.
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Deadline: Dec 10
Job-ID: R0035093

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