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Strategic Purchaser

CrossControl is in a very exciting phase and we are now looking for a Strategic Purchaser. As a Strategic Purchaser, you will be working in team with Project managers and Development engineers; you will play an important role in new product development. On a global basis you will lead and develop strategies within Supply Chain, and in line with company strategy develop the supplier base.


We look for a driven employee with at least two to three years of experience and with passion and understanding for technology.


At CrossControl we are moving fast, we are a fast follower on new trends and technologies, and therefore it is important that you are curious and willing to broaden and sharpen your skills in new areas.

CrossControl searches for a Strategic Purchaser

Job description

  • Act as sub-project manager for sourcing of critical components to New Product Development
  • Responsible for sourcing within commodities based on strategies, supplier base analysis, potential risks, contingency planning and recommendations
  • Align purchasing aspects and supplier evaluation data with the technical requirements
  • Develop the current supplier base to ensure quality, capacity, cost and risk
  • Responsible for the supplier relationship and to ensure necessary agreements are in place
  • Your main internal stakeholders will be Product management, Project managers and the Design team members

Skills and competencies

  • Strong communication skills with the ability to influence others
  • Project management skills
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to understand businesses and translate their needs into Supply Chain requirements

Education and experience

  • Master of Science in Industrial engineering, or equivalent, is preferred
  • Supplier management and Supplier development experience
  • Experience in managing RFx processes and in Contract Management
  • Good IT knowledge
  • Fluent in Swedish and English, verbally and written
  • Willingness to travel both domestically and internationally


For detailed information regarding the job, contact Åse Buvik +46 271 757613, ase.buvik@crosscontrol.com

The position is within our Supply Chain Team in Alfta.


We value the qualities and benefits that an even age and gender distribution, ethnic and cultural diversity give CrossControl as a company.