Procurement Manager for Flying Tiger Copenhagen
Do you consider procurement and business optimization your professional trademark? Do you love to negotiate and drive improvement projects? Your next job might just be at Flying Tiger Copenhagen, one of the most successful – and definitely most fun – retailers.
This is the job
Flying Tiger Copenhagen is expanding its business and has recently established a Procurement department to optimize the cost base across indirect and direct spend categories globally. We are looking for a dynamic Procurement Manager to take lead on sourcing projects, negotiations and play a central role in building a strong procurement function.
Our Procurement department supports the business with strategic projects as well as quick win sourcing initiatives. This in close collaboration with the rest of the organization, including the management team, product managers and our global partnerships. You will be reporting to our Head of Procurement and be based at Flying Tiger Copenhagen’s head office in Christianshavn.
As Procurement Manager, you can look forward to an exciting journey and be part of our ambitious growth strategy. More specifically, you will be responsible for identifying sourcing opportunities, execute tender processes and lead negotiations with our suppliers. You will be involved in projects across the entire spend base where the largest spend categories are products, transportation, IT and store-related costs. Furthermore, you will be involved in developing supplier relationships, spend analysis and opportunity assessments.
In short, you will be driving a measurable impact to the bottom line, ensuring an agile and cost-effective supply chain.
This is you
Our preferred candidate has strong sourcing skills. You consider business optimization, supplier management and challenging of status quo your professional trademarks. You are the born project manager and a strong negotiator. You bring an analytic mindset and see yourself as a self-driven problem solver. To thrive in the position, you must be outgoing and into building cross-cultural relations. Excellent English skills are essential, both oral and written.
A relevant master’s degree is expected but your years of experience is less important. First and foremost, we are looking for people with the right mindset, lots of energy and an ability to drive change. If you have experience from a global setting, preferably within sourcing or management consulting, it is considered a plus.
This is us
We are a newly established procurement team with high ambitions to develop value to the company through professional procurement processes. We are an informal workplace with a soft spot for cake and open doors, and we have a healthy appetite for change. We want to be fun and relevant, and we put our hearts into everything we do.
More information about this position?
If you see yourself as Procurement Manager at Flying Tiger Copenhagen apply through the link below - interviews will be conducted on an ongoing basis. The deadline for applications is February 26.
We are working together with the recruitment agency Lisberg Executive Search A/S on this position. If you have any questions, please contact Lisberg Executive Search, Managing Partner Ole Stiig Petersen mobile +45 30 927 120.
A visit to Flying Tiger Copenhagen is an experience. That's why we've gone from a pound store back in 1995 to a successful international concept with original, colourful, practical and fun products – and Danish design – at affordable prices today. With more than 850 stores in 30 countries in Europe, Korea, Japan and in the US, Flying Tiger Copenhagen is growing fast. Every month, 300 new products arrive on our shelves, half of them designed by our own designers. It's all built on a workplace where a relaxed atmosphere combined with commitment, personal responsibility, a taste for change and a good-sized helping of imagination keep things moving and developing all the time. Read more about Flying Tiger Copenhagen at flyingtiger.com