Experis™ is the global leader in professional resourcing and project based workforce solutions. We attract, assess and place specialist professional talent, connecting the passion of individuals with the ambition of business. At Experis IT we specialize in skilled IT search and solutions and deliver high-demand talent for mission-critical positions to clients in over 50 countries. Experis is part of ManpowerGroup, the world leader in innovative workforce solutions.
The telecommunications division of Airbus Defence and Space is looking for a Sourcing Manager to join our team in Helsinki (or Jyväskylä). The Sourcing manager will be involved in the R&D projects and in the production transfer projects, in close cooperation with R&D and Supply Chain (New Product Introduction, Component engineering, etc.)
- Analyze current supplier base
- Generate and implement efficient sourcing strategies
- Prepare and launch the RFQs, lead the supplier Evaluation and Selection process
- Negotiate price with suppliers
- Set up Contract with suppliers
- Set up continuous supplier monitoring and management
- Master or Bachelor level degree in technical science or business administration.
- Minimum of five years of experience in hardware and software area of sourcing / purchasing.
- Combination of both engineering and sourcing background is highly appreciated.
- Technical knowledge on hardware and components are considered as mandatory.
- Former experience in supplier contract management is required, on both SW licensing and manufacturing.
- Successful conduct of this job requires excellent communication and negotiation skills as well as good influencing and networking skills.
- Experience working with North America suppliers is considered an advantage.
- Working in an international company requires excellent command of both written and spoken English language
This is a fixed-term and will last end of year 2018. The work will start as soon as possible.
For further information, please contact Pia Leinonen at Manpower tel. 040 570 1065 or firstname.lastname@example.org