Procurement Director Denmark & Norway

Hele Danmark

Join [xxxxx] as the Procurement Director for Denmark & Norway

Are you a visionary procurement leader ready to shape and elevate our procurement organization in Denmark and Norway? [xxxxx] offers you a unique opportunity to join our dynamic team in the role of Procurement Director - Denmark & Norway.

This pivotal position reports directly to our Chief Procurement Officer and is an integral part of our Group Procurement Leadership team.

[xxxxx] is a leading player in the beverage industry with a rich heritage and a commitment to quality and innovation. As we expand and strengthen our operations, we seek a skilled procurement professional to drive excellence and foster growth across our procurement functions in Denmark and Norway.

A bit about your new role:

As the Procurement Director, you will inspire and influence the team to achieve exceptional procurement outcomes. You will drive teamwork and collaboration to consistently deliver strong operational and strategic results.

Your primary tasks and responsibilities will be:

  • Lead and Inspire: Manage and mentor a talented team of procurement professionals, fostering a culture of collaboration and high performance.
  • Financial and Budget Oversight: Coordinate the annual budget setting process, monitor ongoing performance, and ensure delivery of cost savings, stretch targets, and value-added outcomes.
  • Category Management: Develop and implement robust procurement strategies that align with our business objectives, ensuring cost-effective and high-quality outcomes.
  • Operational Efficiency: Oversee contract and supplier performance management, driving consistency in service, quality, innovation, sustainability, cost management, and supply resilience.
  • Stakeholder Partnership: Work closely with market leaders and key stakeholders in supply chain, sustainability, finance, marketing, and other functions to ensure seamless collaboration and alignment with business needs.
  • Risk Management: Lead the risk and governance agenda, identifying and mitigating risks to ensure supply chain resilience.

Other key responsibilities:

  • Procurement and Category Excellence: Lead and develop best practices in procurement, implementing standardized processes and ensuring local execution of category and sourcing strategies.
  • Industry Trends: Stay ahead of market dynamics, industry trends, and regulatory changes to maintain competitiveness and relevance.

We hope you can see yourself in the following wish list:

  • Educational Background: Bachelor’s degree; a professional CIPS qualification or similar is advantageous.
  • Experience: Minimum of 5 years in procurement, including functional leadership and spend coverage in both direct and indirect categories. Experience in international or matrixed organizations, especially in the CPG, food, and beverage industry, is a plus.
  • Leadership Skills: Proven track record of developing and supporting high-performing teams.
  • Communication and Influence: Excellent communication skills, with the ability to build relationships with senior stakeholders.
  • Procurement Expertise: Deep understanding of procurement processes, ERP systems, and procurement tools, including commodity management.
  • Change Management: Demonstrated ability to initiate and embed change, improve controls, and drive process improvements and digitalization.
  • Analytical Skills: Strong analytical and negotiation skills with a solution-oriented approach.
  • Risk Management: Adept at managing risk to enhance supply chain resilience.

What we offer:

At [xxxxx], you will be part of a forward-thinking organization where your contributions are valued and recognized.

We offer a dynamic work environment, opportunities for professional growth, and a chance to make a significant impact in a leading beverage company.

You will have the opportunity to apply your skills in an informal and relaxed environment that encourages you to be yourself. We actively share knowledge, helping and supporting one another. Anticipate a competitive compensation package with numerous benefits, including all the Faxe Kondi Boosters/Cult/Rockstar you can drink.

Of course, we also offer a delightful lunch plan, excellent coffee, and all the other amenities that contribute to a great workday. Additionally, we provide shower and changing room facilities for those, for instance, who prefer to cycle to work.

Contact and Application:

Please apply through our website by clicking the "Apply" button. If you have questions regarding this position

We look forward to hearing from you.

At [xxxxx], you'll find the industry's most dedicated, energetic, and experienced colleagues. Together, we build the best framework for a job that precisely matches your everyday life and career aspirations.

[xxxxx] produces, markets, sells, and distributes quality beverages. We are a consortium of more than 35 breweries and beverage producers from across Denmark, known especially for our traditional, locally-rooted brands such as Faxe Kondi, Egekilde, Royal Beer, Ceres, and Odense Pilsner, as well as partner brands like Pepsi MAX and Heineken.

Today, we are the second-largest beverage company in Denmark. Our journey began in 1856, and we still maintain a strong commercial focus, a clear growth strategy, and an ambitious sustainability strategy - both domestically and internationally.

You'll have over 1500 colleagues in Denmark and more than 2700 colleagues outside the country, including in Finland, Italy, France, Norway, Canada, the Netherlands, and the Baltic countries.

With us, you'll be part of challenging the boundaries of sustainable production and distribution. You'll help ensure a diverse range of beverages that bring people together - on the dance floor, during the third half, or over a meal - all while contributing to strengthening Danish sports, music, and community life.

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