Purchasing Manager - Zinc and Lead Raw Materials

Are you our new Purchasing Manager for Zinc and Lead Raw Materials?

You will be a member of the zinc and lead raw materials purchase team and provides Boliden zinc and primary lead smelters with raw materials. Raw materials are purchased from mining companies, zinc-oxide producers and from traders both on long-term and spot basis. 

You will report to the Manager Zinc and Lead Raw Materials and communicate with Boliden’s smelters, contract administration and both internal and external suppliers on daily basis.

The position is based in head office in Stockholm but frequent travelling is required for the assignment.

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

- Contacts with existing and potential suppliers
- Evaluate potential raw materials and suppliers
- Together with the smelters, create a raw material sourcing plan based on profitability, reliability and technical suitability
- Execute and manage the sourcing plan together with the smelters, contract administrators, central planner, etc. 
- Participate in the S&OP (planning) process
- Contract negotiations and writing 
- Business analysis of global markets
- Development of our processes, routines and tools

Education and qualifications 

The assignment requires education qualifications similar to BSc level. Operational experience from a production environment is a benefit. Proven skills in performing business analysis and calculations are also essential requirements, along with a good verbal and written English language.

We seek a person who has excellent social skills: builds strong relationships, convinces and motivates others. 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.

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 Jose Tinoco, Manager Zinc and Lead Concentrates,

Trade union information

Andreas Mårtensson (Unionen) +46 70-541 83 93, 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 and 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 via the link. 

Last day to apply is May 20, 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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