Indirect Procurement Manager
OX2 develops and sells wind and solar farms across Europe. We manage the entire value chain – from acquisition of project rights, to development, the permit process, construction and technical and commercial management – thereby accelerating access to renewable energy. We operate across several technologies. As of today, we are the European leader in onshore wind, with a rapidly growing portfolio in offshore wind and solar. We are also actively exploring new and related technologies, such as energy storage and hydrogen. We are around 300 employees and have offices in Sweden, Finland, Spain, Italy, Greece, Romania, France and Poland. The company conducted an IPO last year an is currently listed on Nasdaq OMX Large Cap Stockholm.
About the position
In this position you will have the overall responsibility for indirect spend including developing strategies and priorities for OX2 indirect sourcing. Indirect sourcing in this case can be anything from technical consultants and law firms to IT, HR and marketing.
You will be responsible for procurement and securing framework agreements for selected priority areas but much focus will also be on setting strategies and processes, implementing tools and systems and aligning these with the business as well as working activley with the organization on demand management. There is also a hands-on need to lead selected larger negotations, implement price benchmarks, analyze spend data and also follow-up and report on these numbers and the overall progress of the area indirect spend.
In defining relevant sourcing policies and guidelines you will need to collaborate with stakeholders in different parts of and across the business. Overall you will participate in the development of the entire procurement function together with the team.
The role is based in Gamla stan/Stockholm, Sweden (preferably, other OX2 offices is also possible) and reports to the Head of Strategy and corporate planning.
To succeed in this role we believe you have a solid purchasing background with the tool box ready to apply in an entreprenurial, exciting and growing company such as OX2.
Requirements for the position:
- +7 years of experience within indirect procurement.
- Experience and track record of analyzing spend data, negotiating contracts and implementing purchasing policies.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Business Economics, Industrial Engineering & Management or related field.
- Good time management and organizational skills.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and, preferably, also good command of Swedish.
- Ability to proactively drive your agenda and grow together with the OX2 team.
We process applications continuously but take a holiday break July 12-August 15. Please apply no later than August 21. For specific questions regarding the position and the recruitment process contact: Johan Emthén at EFFSO: email@example.com. We are looking forward to your application!