Simply because of your passion in business, environment and people. If you see yourself in a role where you are in the driving seat for better procurement, then we are looking for you!
To be successful in these positions, you should have: •University degree in Engineering, Business Administration or corresponding. •3+ years’ experience from an international organization, within the area of procurement. •Good analytical, problem solving and organization skills. •Fluency in English, both written and verbal.
In addition to this, your knowledge and experience has given you a good understanding of category-based procurement and driving business on a global level with multiple stakeholders. We believe that you are a natural at building and maintaining good relationships with both colleagues and business contacts and that you have a strong business mind-set with an openness to change - looking for new possibilities and improve ways of working comes naturally to you.
If you have worked with Ariba implementations, we see that as very beneficial.
Ingka Procurement is transforming and standardising the way we are working with our main process Source-to-Pay, where we among other systems are implementing SAP Ariba and S/4 Hana.The transformation is driven as a Program called Business Operations Transformation, BOT.
As a Category Representative, you will be the transformation representative for the Category Area Digital & Tech, where you, together with the BOT and Category area team, will secure that Digital & Tech’s needs are fulfilled in the SAP Ariba implementation. Moreover, you will work with maintaining our category tree and Buying channel strategies (order channels and content enablement).
The Category area Digital and Tech consists of the following Categories; •Services •Software •Hardware & Platforms
Driven by the need of the markets and being part of a global organization, the global IKEA network opens for many possibilities to grow within IKEA. You will represent a strong brand with a big social and environmental responsibility, and you will be in the forefront to drive change. The team consists of trustworthy and innovative co-workers encouraged to give and take responsibility. You will experience strong leadership and be part of a competence development program focusing on the future.
This position is based in Malmö, Sweden.
OUR TEAM WITHIN IKEA
We are Ingka Procurement, part of Ingka Group. We bring IKEA into the lives of the many people in more than 30 countries around the world. As IKEA grows it will be increasingly important that we have a way of sourcing and supplying that is fit to grow with IKEA. Together with colleagues all over the world we work to identify and understand all kinds of needs related to IKEA operations. Together with our suppliers we meet those needs innovatively, cost-effectively and with sustainability built in from the start. We secure a high-performing supplier base that can contribute to and grow together with IKEA in the future. Our ambition is to develop meaningful and better procurement!
QUESTIONS AND SUPPORT? LET'S CONNECT!
If you have any questions about the position you are welcome to contact Category Manager Andreas Vettlevik at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Recruiter Gürkan Gamli at email@example.com.
We look forward to receiving your application in English as soon as possible, but please no later than the 8th of December. Please note that we will be reviewing applications on a continuous basis.