Sourcing Manager in Nel Hydrogen Porsgrunn kommune

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Are you passionate about the energy transition? Join us.

Nel is a global, dedicated hydrogen company, delivering optimal solutions to produce, store, and distribute hydrogen from renewable energy. We serve a range of different customers with leading hydrogen technologies. Our roots date back to 1927, and since then, we have had a proud history of development and continuous improvement of hydrogen technologies. Today, our solutions cover the entire value chain: from hydrogen production technologies to hydrogen fueling stations, enabling industries to transition to green hydrogen, and providing fuel cell electric vehicles with the same fast fueling and long range as fossil-fueled vehicles – without the emissions.

About The Position And The Department

Due to strong growth in the green hydrogen market and in our operations, our Supply Chain department needs to strengthen the team with a Sourcing Manager.

The position is a key role of enabling Nel to continue growth and success in the hydrogen industry, supporting the supply chain to increase capacity and strengthen our capabilities as a front runner in the marked, as well as reducing total cost and lead time of our systems.

We are looking for a structured and result-oriented employee who will strengthen our position to successfully deliver field proven and competitive systems for our operations.

You will have the opportunity to become part of a professional environment with a drive to solve challenges and contribute to making hydrogen more affordable.

The position will report to Supply Chain Director.

Tasks And Responsibilities

  • As Sourcing Manager, in collaboration with the Supply Chain Director, you will be responsible for preparing purchasing strategies for selected categories as well as carrying out purchasing activities in accordance with approved action plans
  • Lead and collaborate with other departments and resource persons in interdisciplinary teams
  • Contribute to the identification and qualification of new suppliers, nationally and globally
  • Carry out inquiry processes, negotiations and conclusion of agreements with selected suppliers with a view to cost reductions (TCO)
  • Maintain contact with suppliers to follow up supplier performance and develop collaboration (SRM) with our strategic suppliers
  • Ensure flow of requirements in various parts of the Supply Chain process and anchor these in contracts
  • Contribute to operational purchasing work with orders and follow-up of these
  • Contribute to the processing of complaints and reclamations related to purchased materials and services
  • Support for Sales in connection with identifying potential suppliers and obtaining offers
  • Provide input on how the Supply Chain can be developed to reduce risk, reduce costs and new opportunities
  • Travel activities are carried out as needed and in line with internal guidelines
  • Other tasks as required

Qualifications And Experience

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in logistics, economics, procurement, engineering, or similar
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience with Procurement or Sourcing activities.

Other Competencies And Personal Skills

  • Accurate, flexible, and self-driven.
  • Results-oriented.
  • Good communication and collaboration skills.

What will you get from working with us?

  • A strong professional environment
  • Personal development opportunities in a growing company
  • A good working environment with skilled colleagues and professional environments
  • Competitive insurance and pension schemes

Equal opportunity employer

Nel is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit, and business need.

Company: Nel Hydrogen

Vacancy Type: Full Time 

Job Location: Porsgrunn kommune

Application Deadline: N/A

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