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Procurement Manager

  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Stockholm +1 more
  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Stockholm +1 more

Northvolt has an exciting job offer for a Procurement Manager to join our bold construction organisation. You will be in charge of the direct purchase of contracts and services as well as indirect materials to the site. Further, you will be able to build the team around this. This is a fantastic opportunity to join our passionate team and we love to see that you and your team contribute to a higly collaborative organisation.

Day to day this means monitoring, supervising and actively participating in the Contractor's procurement process to be sure contractors are working on a cost plus basis and implementing the best technical and economical solution for Northvolt. With this responsibility you will have an important impact on the success of our Northvolt Ett factory and with knowledge built here also on the continues development in Europe.

You will work closely with the Construction Manager and report to Vice President of Construction.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Prepare and keep updated NV procurement plan in coordination with VP Construction and according to the EPC construction schedule
  • Overall responsible for activities concerning sourcing, negotiating and managing suppliers of construction services, machinery and material
  • Verify and approve the Contractor's procurement plan
  • Coordinate and support Contractors in their sourcing and procurement activities; actively participating to the procurement process in order to guarantee NV best interest.
  • Evaluate suppliers in quality, sustainability, volume and deliverables
  • Manage procurement according to budget

For this position, local awareness is of importance and knowledge about Swedish (Scandinavian) procurement procedures are beneficial. We are a very divers team and openess and inclusiveness are very important to us.

We can offer great career opportunities for people who are curious and eager to learn. Your goal-orientation and our determination for a greener future will enable us to write history together!

Apply with CV and cover letter or your complete LinkedIn profile.

Full time employment, fixed salary.
Planned starting date is asap.

Work with great people

Josephine Korijn
Investment Manager
"We move at a fast pace and decisions are made in a deliberate, thoughtful, and bold manner."
Mohamed Farah
R&D Electrode Manager
"At Northvolt there is no right or wrong. Everyone brings something to the table."
Maria Åstrand
Director Raw Materials
"It’s a once in a lifetime opportunity to be part of starting up a new industry segment."
Erin Mathews
Industrialisation Manager
"I love being a part of such a bold effort to tackle the energy problem."

Skills & Requirements


  • A degree in Engineering or MBA or other relevant university degree
  • Experience from working with procurement of services and contractors
  • Experience from working with procurement in construction field or disciplines indirect to construction
  • Experience in working with international suppliers as well as knowledge from local market (Scandinavia)
  • Track record of successful project achievements
  • Experience from working in multi-cultural environment
  • Experience from a start-up/greenfield project is a big plus
  • Experience and interest in manufacturing industry is a plus

Specific Skills/Abilities

  • English and Swedish written and oral skills
  • Exceptionally good negotiation and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge in General Conditions of Contract for Building, Civil Engineering Works and Building Services e.g AB 04, ABT 06, ABA 99 and SSG is a plus
  • Has a can do attitude and an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Ability to work under high pressure and tight deadlines, excellent time management
  • Qualities that we cherish are flexibility, sense of quality, friendliness, motivation to take on new challenges, grit and a sense of humor

  • Passionate & purpose driven

Great Place to Work

  • World leading technique

  • Top specialists as team peers

  • International environment

  • Fast paced & entrepreneurial culture

  • Warrant program

  • Wellness grant

About the company

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 two gigafactories: Northvolt Ett in Skellefteå, Sweden, and Northvolt Zwei in Salzgitter, Germany. 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.

Join us today. Together, let’s enable the future of energy!

Stefano Piscitelli | Hiring Manager

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