Sandvik Mining & Rock Tools Technology Ltd is looking for:
Inbound Specialist Aftermarket / Spare Parts Support
Sandvik is a high-tech, global engineering group offering advanced products and services that enhance customer productivity, profitability and safety. We have world - leading positions in selected areas - tools for metal cutting, equipment and tools for the mining and construction industries, stainless materials, special alloys, metallic and ceramic resistance materials as well as process systems. The Group has about 47,000 employees and representation in approximately 130 countries, with sales of around £7.3 billion.
At Sandvik, we offer you a world of opportunities. Our diverse businesses and global network enable you to explore your potential and thrive. While discussing the best solution for you today, we are already thinking ahead to the best solution for you tomorrow. Our proactive career planning ensures that your performance is recognised and offers various ways to fuel your growth towards exceptional achievements.
We are now looking for an Inbound Specialist – Aftermarket / Spare Parts Support to join the Dublin team in Ireland or our team in Tampere, Finland.
Job Summary
As an Inbound Specialist – Aftermarket / Spare Parts Support, your responsibilities include the day to day operational buying activities and driving supplier performance for the respective supplier base, with focus on parts availability and working capital. Your focus is also on making and implementing sound business decisions based on available data. High level of collaboration with internal stakeholders include: Sourcing, Engineering and Customer Service.
You manage and improve relationships with the suppliers in your portfolio and ensure agreed performance targets are met, including on-time delivery and lead-time accuracy. You proactively engage with suppliers to deliver improvement initiatives focused on availability and inventory reductions. You also conduct regular business review meetings and agree corrective actions if required. You ensure that the operational buying tasks are performed in a timely manner. End to end responsibility including PO placement, PO tracking from order to receipt, expediting urgent orders, resolving invoice discrepancies, data integrity maintenance and responding to sales region queries. You are also responsible for system parameter maintenance including lead-time, safety stock levels and classification. You improve availability and reduce lead-time through accurate and timely forecasting.
Your profile
Where others see many, we see you – personally. We recognize and value your passion and personality.
It is essential that the successful candidate will have a degree level or equivalent, ideally in a business or supply chain discipline. You have extensive experience in a related supply chain role and have strong knowledge of Logistics Systems and Supply Chain Management. You will also have a deep understanding of purchasing, planning and inventory control. Strong experience of supplier management and/or inventory planning is a must, as is strong knowledge of ERP systems and business management tools. You speak fluent English (another European language would be of benefit) and have the ability to travel within the region. General knowledge of Aftermarket business is an advantage.
Applicants must be eligible to work in the EU or hold a valid permit to work in the EU.
Please apply by clicking the Apply Now button below. If you have any queries please contact HR Services at hrservices.europe@sandvik.com.
Closing date 17th March 2017
Deadline: 17 Mar
Job-ID: 350136