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In Finland we have over 800 employees in Vantaa and Joensuu. We employ experts in several different functions such as production, instrument and reagent manufacturing, R&D, marketing, sales, quality, support functions and supply chain. We hire experts in different engineering fields, chemistry, microbiology and bioinformatics. Vantaa site is located close to the Vantaankoski railway station. Our extensive range of products developed and manufactured in Finland includes pipettes, microplate instruments, magnetic particle processing systems as well as clinical chemistry and industrial chemistry analyzers, laboratory automation solutions and food safety kits.
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We are looking for a Sourcing Specialist to support our developing Sourcing & Purchasing team of 12 procurement professionals in Vantaa. The team is responsible for procurement of materials and services needed for production of scientific instruments, consumables and reagents.
This is a fixed term position until 31.3.2019 starting as soon as possible.
In this role, you are responsible for supporting Thermo Fisher Vantaa production and R&D projects in a purchasing and sourcing role. In this area you are responsible for purchasing for your defined responsibility area. You drive your own sourcing tasks and support supplier relationship management. As part of the team, you participate in development of procurement processes.
We are looking for a candidate with approximately 2 years of experience in sourcing and purchasing in an industrial environment.
We would expect a candidate to have an M.Sc / B.Sc in Engineering, Economics or a comparable background.
We are looking for a professional with the drive to independently take ownership of tasks and see to that targets are met. Enthusiasm for development, along with related skills, are an asset. The role requires capability and willingness to understand the technologies we work on and to learn the tools (e.g. ERP) needed to get the job done.
Teamwork skills and an ability to network across functions and geographical borders are important to succeed.
In the role, it is necessary to communicate and negotiate fluently in Finnish as well as in English.
We look forward to receiving your application! Please apply through our career site jobs.thermofisher.com and include a motivation letter and CV. We appreciate if you can include your salary expectation in your application.
For additional information please contact Senior Sourcing Manager Matti Takalokastari on 050 5944 385 Wednesday the 21st of March between 10-11.
The application deadline is Monday the 26th of March.
At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission - enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.
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