Program Procurement Manager

Saab is a high technology company operating worldwide. Business Area (BA) Surveillance, one of the six Saab business areas, provides efficient solutions for safety and security, for surveillance and decision support, and for threat detection and protection. The portfolio covers airborne, ground-based and naval radar, electronic warfare, combat systems, and cyber security.

Being part of our Senior Strategic Sourcing team, you will be a key enabler for integrating Sales, Project Management and Suppliers in customer tenders to achieve competitive business and customer satisfaction.

Your role

As Program Procurement Manager within Business Area Surveillance at Saab, you will work closely with Sales Management in bid-teams to flow down customer requirements into Supplier contracts. You will be commercially responsible for Supplier contracts, compliance towards these contracts as well as maintaining Supplier Relationship Management with the most strategic suppliers. You will manage large spend towards complex system suppliers and secure transparency between customer and supplier commitments through the execution of Combat System projects.

Your profile

You are a business driven Strategic Sourcing Manager with >10 years of experience from strategic procurement in senior positions. Besides being passionate about doing business and being skilled in negotiating global contracts with Suppliers, you are skilled in developing relationships with suppliers as well as internal stakeholders and you have an analytical eye in combination with strategic thinking.

  • Required skills:
  • Knowledge and application of supplier contract strategy, negotiations, contractual terms, and contract administration.
  • Strong analytical skills, ability to plan, organize, and implement multiple tasks.
  • Experience within procurement of complex systems such as IT
  • Excellent Communication and Influencing skills.
  • Proven Project Management capability with demonstrated results.
  • Stakeholder Management Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Management, Business, Engineering or related field
  • Experience from tech-industries is a merit.

This position requires that you pass a security vetting based on the current regulations around/of security protection. For positions requiring security clearance additional obligations on citizenship may apply. Perfect command of Swedish and English is mandatory.

Your application

We process applications continuously but would like to see your application no later than February 12. For specific questions regarding the position and the recruitment process contact: Johan Emthén at EFFSO: johan.emthen@effso.se.

We are looking forward to your application!

What you will be a part of

Saab is a high technology company operating worldwide. Business Area (BA) Surveillance, one of the six Saab business areas, provides efficient solutions for safety and security, for surveillance and decision support, and for threat detection and protection. The portfolio covers airborne, ground-based and naval radar, electronic warfare, combat systems, and cyber security.

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Saab is a company with a strong people-orientation. We offer a friendly work environment where we support and help each other to be at our best. Continuous learning, career & talent development and employee well-being are examples of areas where we always put the strongest effort to offer great opportunities.