Strategic purchaser for NIMO

We are on an expansive and exciting journey and are now strengthening our organization with a driven strategic purchaser.

About the role

As a strategic purchaser at NIMO, you have a central role in promoting NIMO's continued growth and success. You will be a key person in the supply chain with responsibility for ensuring efficient purchases of direct and indirect materials in the Purchasing Department. Your work is essential to ensure the company's productivity and efficiency with its overall goals, strategies, and guidelines. You are expected to develop and maintain strong business relationships with both existing and potential suppliers, as well as collaborate closely with the company's various departments. You report directly to the Purchasing Manager.

With a dynamic work environment and opportunities for continuous development, this is an exciting opportunity for you who want to take your career as a strategic buyer to the next level.

Have you dreamed of working in an innovative and sustainable company like NIMO? Apply now and take the step towards a pleasant workplace where we cherish sustainability, care, and reliability - every day!

Your primary responsibilities:

- To identify and evaluate new or alternative suppliers and components for both new development projects and existing products.
- Develop and maintain existing supplier relationships to ensure long-term collaborative success.
- Responsible for evaluating offers, negotiating contracts, and pricing with suppliers.
- Participate in supplier evaluations and assessments of potential new suppliers to ensure quality and reliability.
- Represent the purchasing department in various projects and actively contribute to the continuous improvement of purchasing processes and strategies.

Experience and skills

- Previous experience in purchasing work within the manufacturing industry.
- Strong negotiation skills and ability to conclude agreements.
- You are analytical and have a good understanding of streamlining and optimizing the purchasing process.
- Ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with suppliers, customers, and internal departments.
– Education in technology, finance, supply chain, or other relevant education.
- Good knowledge of the Office package and experience with MPS systems (meritorious if you have experience with Jeeves).
- Clear and effective communication in Swedish and English, both verbally and in writing.

Personal characteristics

To thrive in the role, a high level of drive and business acumen is required. You should be well versed in negotiation techniques, have a structured working method, and have the ability to work both independently and in a team. Taking initiative, streamlining, and working towards set goals should be central driving forces for you, and you can transform ideas into concrete actions. Courage and curiosity characterize your personality and you are comfortable challenging yourself, which provides valuable insights and lessons.

What we offer you

As a strategic purchaser at NIMO, you play a significant role in the company's development and success. We offer a dynamic work environment with short decision-making paths. You will also have close cooperation with established suppliers, and participate in exciting projects and activities. Sustainability is one of our core values, and here in your role, you can actively contribute to making future clothing care even more sustainable. Furthermore, you will be part of a wonderful team of colleagues who enjoy collaborating and a company that cherishes a corporate culture where non-prestige and humility are central values.

Apply for the position via our recruitment partner Jerrie