Tactical Purchaser & Analytics, Stockholm, Sweden

Do you want to play an important role in an industry-leading international family business? Now we are looking for a dedicated and educated employee with purchasing experience for the Group Procurement feature at the headquarters in Stockholm – ready to take Hydroscand to new heights.


Today, Hydroscand is the market leader in Scandinavia in hose, fluid connectors and customer solutions, and currently exists in 18 countries. The role of tactical purchaser at Hydroscand Group means that you work at group level with responsibility for purchasing analysis, measurement/management and development of the supplier base. You will work close with our CPO and purchasing managers to develop the purchasing function together. The purchasing department is currently evolving and therefore you will become a key player in the process.

Your main tasks will be purchasing analyzes, as well as development and updating of purchase-related measurement/control for both suppliers and Hydroscand. Furthermore, you will also identify and run projects for cost savings and value improvements. The role of tactical purchaser & analyst includes supplier negotiations, strategy development, administration and support of the business as well as supporting CPO and purchasing managers. You will also participate in cross-functional sourcing teams with the purpose of developing Hydroscand's category strategies.

The company is growing rapidly and have customer and quality as strong cornerstones.

Your background

To fit the role as tactical purchaser & analytics at Hydroscand Group, you should have at least two years of experience in similar tasks. Furthermore, you have experience from international companies and have worked with industrial procurement in the past. We assume that you have a suitable university degree or equivalent work experience. You master English, and preferably Swedish, in speech as well as writing and have very good knowledge of the Office programs (excel and powerpoint). 

Personal characteristics

You are a motivated, independent and flexible person who thrives in a fast paced environment with varying tasks. You are not afraid of taking tough discussions and are therefore communicative and diplomatic. Furthermore, you have good analytical skills and are passionate about development and improvement work. We are looking for a social, positive and friendly employee who wants to join and develop Hydroscand through your strong commitment and expertise!

Hydroscand actively works to promote diversity at all levels and strives for a more even gender distribution within the company. Therefore, we encourage a variety of applicants for all our services.

Last application date is November 19, 2018.

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