strategic purchasing.


Melinda Nilsson,
Application deadline:
Job type:
full time
Type of employment:
Skåne län, 
Malmö kommun
Teknisk inköp & supply chain

Job description.

We are looking for you, who have experience from strategic purchasing and would like to join a global and dynamic workplace. Are you a successful problem solver, has a power of initiative and are driven by customers satisfaction we think that you would be a great fit for our team in Malmö. 

As a consultant at Randstad, you are employed by us and work for one of our clients. You have the same benefits with Randstad as with any other employer with a collective agreement and benefits such as a wellness grant, occupational health care, insurances and discounts on gym memberships. In addition, you are offered a range of career opportunities. You get the chance to experience different company cultures and to gain experience from different industries, which helps you in developing your skills and building a well-rounded CV. The position can include many contacts and hence, it is important that you have a good ability to cooperate with others and good skills in communication. As a person, we see that you are driven and used to work independently. If you are looking for an employer that offers different assignments and new contacts, then you will enjoy being part of Randstad. 


 Your main tasks as a Strategic Purchaser will be frame order handling, requests for quotations, negotiations, supplier management, participating in R&D projects, master data maintenance, within certain product categories that the department manages.  You will be part of a committed team of three people but still you will need the ability to work independent. Our team focus on maintaining a high level of service for our customers and we are constantly measuring our performance with different KPI’s. Your duties in addition to the strategic work, will also give you the opportunity to work with: 

  • Cost savings and improvements
  • Internal processes and structures
  • Out-sourcing of production

Scope of work.

Full time. Working hours: Monday - Friday 08.00-17.00 


 We expect you to have experience from a similar role with strategic purchasing. You must like quick decisions in a fast-paced working environment. You are well organized and good with planning and you should have good computer skills, particularly in Excel. Having the experience of working in SAP/S4H is a great advantage. Earlier experience of purchasing electronic components is a merit. 

Since most of our suppliers and most customers are outside Sweden, you must also master English well in speech and writing. International experience is an advantage. 

As a person, we would like to see that you are a good administrator, energetic, outgoing, a creative problem solver and quality conscious. You find it easy to network with people, both internally and externally contacts with customers as well as suppliers. It is important that you are driven and want to succeed in the best way with your assignments. 

For us, it is important that all competence and skills in the labor market are utilized. We welcome all applicants and strive for diversity. 


 2020-01-31, selection and interviews will be ongoing. The position may be filled before the last day of application, therefore, apply as soon as possible. 

For more information: 

about Randstad.

With more than 600 000 employees in 38 countries, Randstad is the global leader in the HR services industry and offers staffing, consulting and recruitment solutions in all areas of expertise. We also offer interim management, executive search and outplacement services. We have a large network of clients and candidates, which means that we convey hundreds of jobs within different industries all over Sweden. Our ambition is to be the best employer in the market.

By combining our passion for people with the power of today’s technology, we help people and organizations to reach their true potential. We call it Human Forward.