Job opening

Strategic Buyer for Project Procurement

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to work in an international project procurement department and have a focus on stakeholder management and contract negotiation? At MAKEEN Energy you will be involved in an ambitious green energy transition based on unique technical solutions. Are you ready to join a passionate and dedicated team.

Our Strategic Procurement team provides procurement support for many projects across the MAKEEN Group. Our solutions offer new as well as established technology based on electromechanical machinery and components. You will meet an international environment and together with your team of 13 committed colleagues you will ensure an efficient and flexible supply chain.

We aim for the best possible commercial conditions with minimal risk as well as an effective project implementation with high security in our supply chain.

Areas of responsibility

As our new Strategic Buyer, you will be responsible for the technical procurement in projects working closely together with technical project managers and fulfilling project needs. Your primary responsibility will be to negotiate procurement agreements with international suppliers within the scope of technical equipment and sub-systems.

You will be an integrated part of the project team in our large-scale projects supporting several business segments primarily the new and exciting green projects in MAKEEN EnviroTech A/S. You will meet a high team spirit and a working culture characterised by support, cooperation, professional feedback, and knowledge sharing.

Responsibilities include:

  • Ensure timely procurement of materials and services in large-scale projects
  • Handle and co-ordinate procurement in projects together with strategic procurement
  • Lead commercial negotiations in cooperation with the project team
  • Secure that terms and conditions are met in the project contract
  • Management of specific global procurement categories
  • Stakeholder management, meaning internally across the organizations as well as external suppliers

Your profile

We will be looking for a dedicated person with good stakeholder management and relationship-building skills. It is important to have a customer-centric attitude, great communication skills at all levels, and a proactive mindset.

With substantial commercial expertise on top of technical insight and understanding, you acquire an overview of complex problems, and project requirements, and find the best procurement solutions.

We imagine that you can contribute with:

  • a relevant technical or commercial background or both
  • some years' experience with procurement processes and supplier collaboration
  • experience in a manufacturing environment
  • excellent negotiation skills and insight into procurement contracts
  • solid understanding of procurement processes and tools
  • proficiency in English

What we offer

As our new team member, we offer you an informal working environment characterized by very passionate colleagues. The team is looking forward to welcoming you and sharing their knowledge with you. To give you the best possible start we will provide you with a detailed onboarding and introduction to MAKEEN Energy. We want you to feel at home and become a valued part of our global team.

At MAKEEN Energy you will have access to an array of attractive benefits, such as massage, Zone Therapy, health and accident insurance, a healthy and tasty lunch and breakfast buffet, free e-bike and scooter rental, fitness, various discounts on shopping, and much more.

Finally, we have a wide variety of social events and sports activities to enjoy together with colleagues across departments and functions. We proudly support opportunities for further growth and education.

The practical things

Your daily base will be at MAKEEN Energy’s head office in Randers, Denmark. We are flexible about time, and you will enjoy a high degree of freedom under responsibility. We work with a mutual expectation of flexibility in busy periods.

You can start as soon as possible. Salary will be determined according to qualifications.

More information

If you have any questions regarding this position, please do not hesitate to contact Head of Group Procurement Poul Holm Møller at +45 60235512 or pho@makeenenergy.com

Application and start