The Role, Objectives and Responsibilities

You will work with our R&D and sales organization for terminal development and services within satellite communication. The company is in a growth phase and this role is new within the company. The person we are looking for needs to provide knowledge and experience in the field of sourcing and logistics. It is desirable to have experience of building up these functions within a development company.

We work in an international environment with most of our suppliers based outside Sweden. The person we are looking for must have documented skills in developing and negotiating agreements. Manage purchases of products and key components, negotiate prices, MoQ, lead times, general terms and conditions. Previous experiences of evaluating and developing suppliers and the supplier base.

The role involves

  • Manage agreements and procurement
  • Negotiate prices, quantities, lead times and general terms
  • Evaluate current and potential suppliers
  • Manage deliveries and develop cooperation with our suppliers
  • Manage procurement in development projects
  • Coordinate purchases with our subsidiaries
  • Perform cost analyzes and suggest improvements
  • Manage logistics flow, inventory levels and lead times

Skills and Qualifications

  • More than 5 years of experience in a qualified purchasing position
  • Experience in product development and production
  • Experience in procurement of complex products and services
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • International work experience
  • Excellent ability to present and communicate information
  • Excellent communication skills in spoking and written English

For further information please contact Nils Norén, VP Development & Product Supply, +46 767 72 27 13 or our recruitment consultant Peter Ternebring  Confidera Urval, +46 70 639 88 89. Please send your application, marked  ”Ovzon – Senior Technical Sourcer” , to