Strategic Buyer SBU Lighting, Nordic Light AB

Key responsibility

Source material and components at the right quality level for the right price and lead-time, and develop strategic relationships with key suppliers. Develop and manage supply-chain with the aim to continously reduce lead-time, improve quality, reduce purchase cost and increase purchase processing efficiency

 Sourcing and S&OP responsiblities:

  • Responsible to develop new and manage existing supplier relationships.
  • Develop, implement and monitor sourcing and inventory strategy in line with customer demand and company strategy.
  • Develop and continuously improve sourcing and S&OP related processes enabling continuous improvement of supplier performance and lead-time reduction.
  • Manage and improve S&OP process, drive material planning based on different operation and sourcing strategies, including forecast, JIT, VMI, SRM, CPFR, safety stock and re-order points to ensure lead-time and delivery accuracy can meet market demand.
  • Periodically perform supplier performance review and follow-up on decided actions.
  • Reduce material/component cost while balancing total cost of purchase, including consideration for quality, delivery accuracy, and base decisions on long-term profitability.

Oversee supplier contracts and agreements.

Who you are

You have successfully completed commercial or technical training. Professional experience in purchasing and scheduling as far as possible in an industrial environment.  Self-initiative as well as independent, self-responsible working methods Communication, presentation and moderation skills.  Teamwork resilience.  


We offer

Challenging and varied tasks with many possibilities to contribute your own ideas and your personality. Continuing opportunities for professional and personal development. An appreciative corporate culture with flat hierarchies and innovative projects. A good working atmosphere and a collegial workforce.

Placement can be discussed depending on candidate, Skellefteå, Sweden, or Prostějov, Czech Republic. .

Application and contact

That sounds exciting to you? Then we look forward to your application 

with information about possible entry date and request for placement.

Welcome to apply before 2021-06-06


Please note that our applications are handled ongoing throughout the process and that we only accept applications via our website.

For more information about the position, please contact: Andreas Eriksson MD Nordic Light AB, +46 70 552 55 51 or Nils E Vesterberg, HR +46 70 229 70 29

Nordic Light AB is part of ITAB Group. 

ITAB Group sells, designs, develops, manufactures and installs complete shop concepts for retail chain stores. With our expertise, long-term relations and innovative solutions ITAB is at the forefront as partner in the retail business.

ITAB offers career opportunities in an international workplace. We continuously act and strive together for a sustainable future – for business, people and environment. ITAB as a friendly place to work with good working conditions in an attractive, equal-opportunity, safe and healthy workplace.

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Skellefteå, Sweden

Servicegatan 13
931 76 Skellefteå Directions +46 910 733 790 View page

At ITAB we help customers turn consumer brand experience into physical reality with our know-how, solutions and ecosystem of partners.

We are an international team constantly developing in line with a changing market. One of the key factors to enable ITABs full potential is the people within the Group. We aim to lead the way, with a passion for continuously creating an inspiring, innovative and sustainable shopping experience. Our success is based on entrepreneurial thinking, commitment and responsibility.

Our common way of working is to stay curious, to be creative and find smart, innovative solutions – Think Ahead. 

With passion for the market and retail business we will offer the best consumer experience to our customers by understanding different ways of shopping – Think Consumer. 

ITAB is global with local competence and presence. We are building on close relations, collaborating within the Group as well as with our external partners –  Think Together.



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