Murata Finland is developing leading edge gyroscope and accelerometer safety-critical sensors for global automotive, industrial and healthcare markets. We are currently strengthening Strategic Sourcing team in Murata Finland. Therefore, we are looking for a strategic Sourcing Manager for ASIC area to join our Sourcing team in Vantaa.
In this role, you are part of our Strategic Sourcing team, who is responsible for managing the supplier portfolio to ensure the portfolio's ability to support the company's goals both in short- and long term. The team is comprised of 5 professionals, and everyone has their own area of responsibility.
Key responsibility areas of the Strategic Sourcing team are developing and executing the sourcing strategy and maintaining supplier relationships. This work includes new supplier selection, development of existing suppliers, price negotiations and cost management, ensuring material availability and contractual matters. The task of the team is to ensure the cost- competitiveness of the services and materials purchased, as well as the timely availability of materials for production over the lifetime. In this position, you will have an opportunity to work in a truly cross-functional role with wide visibility and develop further in commercial activities and strategic management of suppliers.
Your role responsibilities and key activities:
A final role is defined considering a professional profile of a selected person. This is a permanent, full time employment contract and the start date is negotiable. This role requires readiness to travel globally frequently.
We have flexible remote work opportunities and the teams have collaborated to define tasks that require working on the site. In the Strategic Sourcing Team, we do hybrid work so it is possible to work partly remotely and work requires being present at our Vantaa site about once a week.
Requirements to be successful in this role:
Experience with ASIC design and test software companies is a benefit.
This is an excellent opportunity to work with cutting-edge technology contributing to the advancement of society. We believe that the tiniest things can have the greatest impact. With our innovative sensor technology, cars remain in their lanes, people’s hearts keep beating and bridges do not collapse. The combination of our Finnish and Japanese capabilities will enable safe and autonomous driving – in all places.
For more information , please contact the hiring manager Sanna Rousi between 11th July and 15th July, tel. +358 50 4091013 or e-mail [email protected]
Hope you are interested in the position and we will get an opportunity to know you better. Please send your CV and short application with salary expectations via the link below until 17th July 2022. The position will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate is found.
Murata Electronics contributes to the advancement of society with innovative sensor technology that makes driving safer and improves quality of life. We are a global market leading manufacturer of accelerometers, inclinometers and gyro sensors which provide crucial reliability and accuracy in various applications such automotive industry, health technologies and in industrial uses. We are part of Murata which employs 74 000 people globally with over 1100 people working in our technology center in Vantaa.