Operational Purchaser

Wärtsilä Marine Solutions enhances the business of its marine and oil & gas industry customers by providing innovative products and integrated solutions that are safe, environmentally sustainable, efficient, flexible, and economically sound. Being a technology leader, and through the experience, know-how and dedication of its personnel, Wärtsilä is able to customise solutions that provide optimal benefits to its customers around the world.
Application deadline 2018-07-22
Position description Wärtsilä Finland, Marine Solutions, Delivery Centre Vaasa, Material Management, Operational Purchasing is looking for an Operational Purchaser. Position is located in Vaasa, Finland. The position is crucial for securing the on-time material availability and optimizing the inventory level. Previous experience in purchasing or logistics in manufacturing industry is highly appreciated.

Location: Vaasa, Finland
Responsibilities - Ensure that the right amount of required material is available just on time when needed
- Be responsible for forecasting, requirement & delivery planning, ordering and order supervision for assigned component portfolio
- Operational management of supply chain for assigned suppliers
- Manage and measure supplier quality level
- Manage document revision to supplier
- Optimize the inventory turnover
- Other tasks related to operative purchasing
Requirements - Good communication, team working and social skills
- Systematic and proactive approach to working
- Strong problem solving skills
- Fluent in spoken and written Finnish/Swedish
- Fluent in spoken and written English
- PC-skills (SAP knowledge is an advantage)

Masters of Science in Eng., Econ., BA or similar

Experience in purchasing or logistics in manufacturing industry is appreciated.
Contact person to give further information Tiia Heikkilä +358505288439
Country Finland
Job area Supply Chain Management