Business Analyst for Global Purchasing
At the VELUX Group, we give you the chance to grow. To shape your own career. To work in an international environment. To be part of a company that leads the market in sustainable indoor living. We offer you a world of opportunities - if you have the ability and the drive to take them.
Would you like to work with purchasing in a global environment? And do you have the skills to drive improvements and data analysis processes to support global purchasing?
Join us in this new position and help boost our Global Purchasing as a part of a vibrant and dynamic work environment.
You will be a part of our Delivery & Sourcing Excellence team located in Kolding and Oestbirk responsible for activities such as project management, performance development, business analyses, reporting and development of the operating model for global purchasing.
Here, you will have a supportive role in cross-functional projects and partake in the formulation and standardisation of sourcing processes, tools and methods to support core business needs.
Collaborating closely with the purchasing community, category managers and lead buyers, you will:
- Provide analytical support, producing fact packages for supporting total cost of ownership and make-or-buy decisions
- Maintain our operating purchasing model, including related systems and documentation
- Support the improvement of external suppliers' delivery performance
- Perform regular management and business reporting tasks
- Travel approximately 20-30 days per year, mainly within Europe, to collaborate closely with international projects members.
You have a structured, result-oriented and persistent approach to problem-solving and working in a deadline-driven environment is something that truly motivates you. You are highly analytical and creative and always have an eye out for opportunities to improve the processes around you. You also enjoy collaborating across departments and borders, and you possess excellent communication skills.
- You have a graduate or postgraduate degree, preferably within procurement, supply chain management or economics
- You possess some experience with global purchasing - experience with ERP systems and lean six sigma would be a great plus
- You have advanced knowledge of the Microsoft environment
- You are fluent in English.
Your opportunities In addition to operating at a highly professional level, our team is characterised by an informal tone and a healthy sense of humour with respect for each other both as team players and as individuals. You will therefore receive constructive feedback and professional support and enjoy a nice work atmosphere as a part of the team.
We work as one team to reach our ambitious results. We believe in empowering people, and we support this through sharing knowledge, delegating responsibility and providing opportunities for continuous development.
We are a strong value-based company where commitment, thoroughness and mutual respect are among the core values - teamwork and professionalism are essential to the way we work. Application and contact If you would like to know more about this opportunity and the VELUX Group, please feel free to contact Inga Rozycka, Head of Delivery and Sourcing Excellence, by telephone +48 698 637 822.
We look forward to receiving your application and CV as soon as possible and no later than 24th of May 2019.
Application deadline: 24-05-2019
Work place: Kolding
For more information: Inga Rozycka +48 698 637 822
For 75 years, the VELUX Group has created better living environments for people around the world; making the most of daylight and fresh air through the roof. Our product programme includes roof windows and modular skylights as well as a range of decoration and sun screenings, roller shutters, installation solutions and intelligent home controls. These products help to ensure a healthy and sustainable indoor climate, for work and learning, for play and pleasure. We work globally – with sales and manufacturing operations in more than 40 countries and around 9,500 employees worldwide. The VELUX Group is owned by VKR Holding A/S, a limited company wholly owned by foundations and family.
For more information, visit www.velux.com