Sourcing Professional (m/f/d)

Jul 31
Darmstadt, Hessen
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Sandvik Rock Processing Solutions is now looking for a collaborative Sourcing Professional to join our Strategic Supply Chain Development team. We welcome you to an expansive environment where you get the opportunity to meet people from all parts of the world!

Your mission
In this position, you work with our Strategic Supply Chain Development team EMEA, where you’re responsible for our supplier categories in our screening business in Darmstadt, Germany. You also collaborate with our other Sourcing functions within Screening Solutions in Europe and South Africa.
In more detail, your mission includes being an instrumental part of Sandvik’s overall business performance by identifying business needs and ensuring supplier contribution. You identify, lead, and manage sourcing projects as well as ensure supplier compliance by negotiating and signing contracts. You continuously establish solid relationships with key stakeholders and suppliers to ensure cross-functional alignments. You monitor and follow-up work on supplier related KPI’s as well as lead and manage categories teams across different functions. You will also be a vital part in evaluating and determine our future supplier and manufacturing footprint.

You’re based at our office in Darmstadt, Germany, and some travel to our suppliers and internal stakeholders occurs.

About you
We’re looking for someone with a relevant degree and a few years' experience in a sourcing role or similar position. Having previous involvement in an industry like ours as well as experience in a purchaser role within steel is advantageous. You have solid skills in the MS Office suite, as well as fluency in both written and verbal English and German.

We put great emphasis on your personality! You have excellent interpersonal skills and know how to connect and collaborate, but also negotiate with internal and external parties. You’re able to balance an analytical as well as a problem-solving mindset together with a communicative and supportive approach to business related topics.

Our culture

At Sandvik, we’re tech driven, innovative and entrepreneurial. We believe that success is a team effort so we value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive culture where people can be themselves and reach their full potential. So, we invest in supporting each other, learning together and celebrating our differences. Visit our stories hub, LinkedIn or Facebook to get to know us further.


We look forward to your application. Read more about Sandvik Group and apply at (Job ID: R0051995).

As we aim for a fair recruitment process, we utilize assessment tools to safeguard objectivity. When you apply for this job, you will therefore receive an invitation via email to a personality and logic ability test. Feedback comes immediately after the test has been completed and the selection process begins after the application deadline.

Contact information

For further information about this position, please contact:

Peter Viklund, recruiting manager, +46 (0)40-409 151

Union contacts – Sweden

Mårten Lindberg, Unionen, +46 (0)40-409 240

Riccardo Repetto, Akademikerföreningen, +46 (0)40-409 394

Michael Wicktor-Ohlsson, Ledarna, +46 (0)40-409 025

For more information about the recruitment process, please contact HR Services, +46 (0)26 261 444.

Recruitment Specialist

Ulrika Gruffman

Sandvik Rock Processing Solutions is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a leading supplier of equipment, tools, parts, service and solutions for processing rock and minerals in the mining and infrastructure industries. Application areas include crushing and screening, breaking and demolition. In 2022​, sales were approximately 9.6 billion SEK with about 2,900 employees.

Deadline: Jul 31
Job-ID: R0053963

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