Northvolt has an exciting job offer for a Mechanical buyer to join our passionate procurement team in Stockholm.
Upon joining us you will play an important part in supporting the category manager and development programs from the very start to build and maintain the partnerships and supply base for Northvolt Systems and contribute towards transformation to a carbon free society.
The mechanical buyer will be in charge of developing and managing categories strategies in collaboration with the category manager and will oversee the fulfillment strategies with the respective cross functional partners. The role will in deep collaboration with the engineering team work on developing the current supplier portfolio and will play a critical role in execute the strategy in the early phase of product design.
The overall mission is to execute on the commodity strategies and be the purchasing team representative in panels for the different sourcing activities, recommend the suppliers, the plans for new project and drive supplier optimization related to cost, quality and reliability.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
The person we are looking for is goal oriented, curious and eager to learn and thrives in making a difference as you will get the chance to have a real impact on Northvolt' s success story.
We believe that you have :
an Engineering degree in mechanical engineering or industrial engineering
at least 2 years experience working with sourcing of direct materials in an industrial setting.
Excellent English written and oral skills
Ability to work well with others in a team environment, as well as independently
Qualities that we cherish are flexibility, sense of quality, friendliness, motivation to take on new challenges, grit and a sense of humor
Bonus points for:
World leading technique
Top specialists as team peers
Fast paced & entrepreneurial culture
Northvolt makes green batteries for a blue planet. Affordable cells and high-quality battery systems. All manufactured with a record-low carbon footprint. Purposely built to provide Europe with the opportunity to switch to renewable energy – efficiently and entirely.
To accomplish this, we do things differently. We design, manufacture, and recycle everything under one roof. We even build our own factories. All this is incredibly challenging and requires us to think in unconventional ways. We’re constantly experimenting, learning and adapting to make batteries so great – they will one day make oil history.
Northvolt is growing fast. We’re staffing our international office in Stockholm, our R&D facility, Northvolt Labs, in Västerås, as well as our Gdansk facility for production of battery systems. We're also hiring for our gigafactory Northvolt Ett in Skellefteå, Sweden. We want to work with smart individuals from all disciplines. Strong individuals that truly want to make a positive impact on the future. Those of us already on board share a passion for our mission. We’re prepared to work hard in pursuit of excellence. We enjoy the ride and our main drive is to make a difference for real. As a team, we’re dedicated to thinking new, working hard and having fun.