Purchaser Indirect

Join us as Purchaser for Indirect – and be part of an exciting journey!

Saint-Gobain Ecophon develops, manufactures, and markets acoustic products and systems that contribute to a good working environment by enhancing peoples’ wellbeing and performance. Our promise »A sound effect on people« is the core backbone of everything we do.

Ecophon has business units in 20 countries, delegations in another 30 countries worldwide, and approximately 1100 employees. The head office is located in Hyllinge, just outside Helsingborg, Sweden. Ecophon is part of the global Saint-Gobain Group.

Ecophon is recruiting several positions within the Purchasing department. If you are a person with passion for purchasing and who thrive on being part of a journey to create success together with colleagues and partners, this could be the role for you.

Your Role

Your main responsibility will be managing indirect purchase. The role as Purchaser includes tactical purchasing in combination with operational and administrative tasks. You will manage mainly local spend including one of our largest sites, as well as act upon synergies identified within Ecophon global and the rest of the Saint Gobain group.

General Description and responsibilities

  • Lead supplier negotiations and tenders – considering competitive prices, services, and quality as part of best total set up.
  • Analyze spend, act on opportunities and business needs.
  • Contract management and ensuring contracts are properly executed.
  • Work in ERP and with supplier selection, validation, supplier set up, data management and performance follow up.
  • Close collaboration with internal stakeholders including providing support on the indirect purchase process and activities.
  • Support on administrative tasks and coordinate external & internal information.
  • Ensure supplier compliance and that internal purchasing policies and routines are followed.

About you

  • You describe yourself as analytic, structured, self-driven and result oriented.
  • You have a collaborative, service minded and agile mindset, and it comes natural for you to build relations with suppliers as well as stakeholders and colleagues.
  • You like the variation of this job and enjoy working with tactical purchasing in combination with operational and administrative tasks. It is further natural for you to take lead on tasks in a coordinative style.
  • You have the ability to get things done – “A doer” – as well think “new” and contribute to the future journey.


  • You bring experience of indirect purchasing, negotiations, contract management and track records of developing relationships.
  • You have a higher education, preferably within the purchase or logistics field or comparable working experience from the industry or other larger companies.
  • Fluent in Swedish and good oral and written proficiency in business English
  • Skills in Excel, Power Point, ERP systems – preferably from M3 or SAP

If you are interested in this role or have any questions, please contact appointed recruitment company (Nordic supply chain)


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