Tactical Purchaser

Position Summary

Reporting to the Tactical Purchasing Manager, the Tactical Purchaser is responsible for monitoring production demand, and keeping track of purchase orders and logistics. The position is placed in our offices in Bergen, Norway.

Main tasks and responsibility

  • Monitor production demand and place purchase orders accordingly
  • Align and secure deliveries with key-suppliers
  • Follow-up on open purchase orders and logistics
  • Comply with internal procedures and routines and contribute to improvements from the perspective of Supply Chain Management.
  • Assist all day-to-day tasks within the SCM Department

Work experience and qualifications

  • Bachelors degree within SCM, Logistics or similar. Relevant experience may substitute for lack of formal education
  • 1-3 years of experience within purchasing and expediting. 
  • Quality related experience -preferably towards suppliers
  • ERP experience (preferably Axapta/Dynamics), sufficient in Microsoft office, Excel, Sharepoint and Teams
  • Fluent in English and Norwegian 

Personal skills and characteristics

  • Disciplined, solution oriented and self-sufficient
  • Highly organized with tenacious attention to detail 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • The ability to focus on the task at hand in a hectic environment.
  • Excellent time management and the ability to coordinate between many different tasks
  • You have the drive and adaptability to fit in as part of a small, growing company
  • Experience working in the marine sector or a production company will be an advantage

We offer

  • An exciting position working for the world leading supplier of maritime energy storage solutions and fuel cells
  • To take part in the green shift for the ocean space 
  • International work environment and multidisciplinary team collaboration
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • International career opportunities

Application deadline: Dec 8, 2021.

We encourage to send an early application and will call for interviews on an ongoing basis until the position is filled. We do appreciate every application received, however only candidates with a relevant background will be called for an interview. Please apply through the link below: