Purchasing Manager - Zinc and Lead Raw Materials


Are you our new Purchasing manager for raw materials? The raw materials are purchased from mining companies, zinc-oxide producers and from traders both on long-term and spot basis. 


The Purchasing Manager Zinc and Lead Raw Materials is a member of the zinc and lead raw materials purchase team, which provides Boliden’s zinc and primary lead smelters with raw materials. Our Smelters are located in Finland, Norway and Sweden.


A key area is the communication with Boliden’s smelters, contract administration and both internal and external suppliers on daily basis. The position is based in Stockholm and frequent travelling is part of the assignment.


As part of the purchasing team, you will be responsible for:

-Contacts with existing and potential suppliers

-Business analysis of global markets

-Support in the execution of the yearly sourcing plan 

-Contributing to the development of our processes, routines and tools

-Evaluating potential raw materials and suppliers according to Boliden Smelters requirements and guidelines

-Contract negotiations and writing 

You will report to the Manager Zinc and Lead Raw Materials. 



Education and qualifications 

The assignment requires education qualifications at minimum BSc level. We are looking for a person with certain experience in procurement of raw materials or from the industry. Proven skills in performing business analysis is an essential requirement, along with a very good verbal and written command of the English language.


Excellent social skills is required in order to build strong relationships. The target candidate takes initiative to develop the business and is result-oriented. The person needs to be systematic and able to compile the bigger picture. Operational experience from a production environment is a benefit.


We assume that you share our basic values; enthusiasm, responsibility and personal commitment. In Boliden, all employees are actively involved in achieving a safe and good work environment and Health & safety issues are top priority.




For more information please contact the Manager Zinc and Lead Raw materials, Jose Tinoco, Phone No. +46 (0)8 610 1612 or Director Raw Materials, Patrick Ammerlaan, Phone No. +46 (0)8 610 1529


Trade union information

Magnus Filipsson (Unionen) +46 70-245 37 29, Holger Rilinger (SACO) +46 910-70 57 59


Welcome to an interesting job!

Our office is located in the centre of Stockholm. We can offer you an interesting and challenging position in an environment where there are challenges, good social contacts and a corporate culture with good values!



We strive to achieve diversity among our employees and therefore welcome all applicants. Your application will be processed in accordance with the GDPR. Please send in your application with a CV.


Last day to apply is 15th of Dec, 2019.

Boliden produces metals that make modern life work. Our work is characterised by care for people, the environment and society, and we are an industry leader in the sphere of sustainable metals production and a dominant player in the recycling of scrap metals. The combination of long experience and development based on best available techniques has given our mines and smelters a strong position in a challenging market. Boliden has 5,700 employees in Sweden, Norway, Finland and Ireland and a turnover of SEK 50 billion.



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Sista ansökningsdag : 15 december . Arbetsort : Stockholm . Publicerat : 2 december

Kategorier : Inköp

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