2 500 - 3 000 EUR

Business site Sourcing Manager

Fortaco s. r. o.

Place of work
Contract type
Start date
As soon as possible
Total wage (gross)
2 500 - 3 000 EUR

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Description of the role:

• Responsible for strategic sourcing for Business Site (BS)
• Facilitate the work to create a common supplier base and logistic solutions for BS business
• Supplier development to improve safety, quality, delivery and cost
• Facilitate work to enhance quotation and new product implementation process from sourcing perspective

Key tasks and responsibilities:

• Set up a strategic sourcing organization within the BS to realize group leverage on the purchasing spend
• Improve and ensure cooperation of sourcing team within BS in sourcing area
• Be responsible for strategic sourcing for direct and indirect spend as well as for supplier quality personnel within the BS
• Actively participate in the category teams and fully commit to category team decisions
• Be a memeber of and represent the BS in the Group Sourcing Leadership Team
• Coordinate the category team with the local sourcing initatives
• Drive and develop the continuous imrpovement process within FORTACO´s Group Sourcing function
• Assist in implementation, maintenance and improvement of sourcing related areas of the business site quality systems according to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and other quality systems required
• Apply and promote Fortaco Code of Conduct internally as well as in supplier relations

The employee is to perform additional related tasks if requested by the supervisors.

Information about the selection process

Only selected candidates will be contacted.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

University degree - engineering or economics

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Other knowledge

SAP - advanced

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

Education and experience:

• Min. 5 years´ experience in the purchasing / sourcing preferably within automotive / industrial sector in international organizations, or min. 2 years´professional experience in purchasing management or category management
• Knowledge of good practice sourcing processes, tools and way of working
• Proven negotiations experience
• Knowledge of customs, transport and warehouse management
• Advanced English both spoken and written
• Computer skills: MS Office, SAP
• Understanding of Health and Safety regulations

Personal characteristics:

• Autonomy, reliability, excellent organizational skills
• Strong communication and negotiation skills
• Result oriented and business mind-set
• Team player but also ability to work independently
• Resistance to stress and time preaseure
• Ability to resolve problems
• Assertiveness
• Flexibility
• Self-starter


Brief description of the company

Fortaco is Europe’s leading manufacturing partner for the engineering industry.
Fortaco offers highly specialized engineering competencies across the entire supply chain through its production sites in Finland, Estonia, Poland, Hungary and Slovakia.
Fortaco’s service portfolio includes welded components and structures, operator cabins, assembly and turnkey deliveries, as well as machining and outsourcing services. Holic site is specialized to supply of mobile machinery cabins and as a new business area it is targeted to broaden the business to sub - or final assembled machines or equipment.

Number of employees

150-199 employees

Company address

Fortaco s.r.o.
Staničná 788/11
90851 Holíč
ID: 3775314   Dátum zverejnenia: 30.9.2019