Munters are now looking for a new Category Manager to join our Sourcing team in Kista, Stockholm. Do you have experience within international strategic sourcing / category management and are on the look-out for a new career opportunity? Please read more about the job and apply below!

Key Duties and Responsibilities

As a Category Manager, you will be responsible for following category market trends and negotiate supplier agreements and follow Munters supplier evaluation and selection criteria’s. Moreover, your responsibilities will include:

  • Develop Best Country Cost sourcing (BCCs) strategies
  • Make the supplier selection best suited for long term category Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) development and risk levers
  • Meet the save targets for category in region EMEA and Global group targets
  • Conduct dedicated category wave projects in accordance to Munters Category Management and project process.
  • Implement and follow-up Value engineering and Value analysis cost out projects

Traveling will be required once or twice a year.

Your background and skills

To be successful in this position, you have a proven ability to develop product strategies and effectively communicate recommendations to executive management.

We believe that the right candidate for this position meets the following requirements:

  • Relevant academic education and 5 -7 years of experience within a similar role.
  • In-depth knowledge of contract manufacturing
  • Demonstrated ability in organizing, analyzing and reporting financial data with solid grounding in basic procurement and financial processes and systems
  • International strategic sourcing / category management experience
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and willingness to get the job done
  • Skilled at working effectively with cross-functional teams in a matrix organization
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to identify, tailor, and present complex topics to a variety of audiences
  • Fluent in both English and Swedish

Application

Please apply by submitting your CV and cover letter through the link below. Selection are made continuously, so send in your application as soon as possible. Should you have any questions about the position, please contact HR Generalist Camilla Forssberg on Camilla.forssberg@munters.com. Welcome with your application!