TORM is currently looking for an ambitious professional who has an excellent record of accomplishment in the purchasing world. You will be responsible for locating and maintaining the best sources of supply for the components, materials and services TORM needs.
What we can offer
You will become part of our Procurement, Purchasing and Logistics team in Copenhagen and will have a close cooperation with your peers across continents servicing our global fleet of product tanker vessels, working especially close with our Vessel Management teams.
As a Purchasing Manager, you will consider all aspects of the relationship with suppliers, including quality, value and the ability to respond quickly to changing supply requirements. You will act as a “spider in the web” accentuating purchases under strong frame agreements that are reflective of our supply chain needs and backed up in compliant catalogues.
Dynamism is expected in the position which fundamentally is led by an excellent understanding and knowledge of total cost of ownership principles. The primary role is to ensure the successful day-to-day running of our fleet, with the great opportunity to shape the operational world.
Your tasks will include:
∙ Operational purchasing
∙ Occasional project sourcing
∙ Logistics forwarding and planning
∙ Supplier relationship management
To succeed in the job
You have significant experience within purchasing and supply chain as well as experience with negotiation and project management. You thrive in a fast changing and dynamic environment, and you are able to build effective working relationships with supply partners and internal stakeholders across business units and continents.
Furthermore, you have/are:
∙ Knowledge from the shipping or transportation industry combined with a technical interest and background
∙ Good analytical skills to assess the performance of suppliers against criteria such as quality, cost, reliability, ability to innovate and financial stability
∙ Financial understanding to assess the total cost of dealing with a supplier, including price and factors such as the costs of delivery, administration quality control and inventory
∙ Very structured and enjoy taking initiative and responsibility
∙ Fluent in both spoken and written English
∙ Willingness to conduct business travel as required.
As an employee in TORM you will be part of a leading, world-class shipping company. Our corporate culture is characterized by well-defined values and an informal but performance-oriented working environment.
As the working environment is very important to us, we value bonding across departments. You can do cross-fit or yoga in TORM’s Sports Club, train in any fitness center or attend some of our cultural or social events, just to mention a few activities for our employees during the year. Furthermore, we have an attractive office building located in Tuborg Havn with a great lunch scheme provided by Meyers Canteen.
For further information about the position, please call Head of Group Procurement, Purchase & Logistics, Tony Giner (+45) 21 38 69 99 or HR Business Partner Carina Cappelen (+45) 4231 8649.
Please submit your application and CV via this link or our website www.torm.com/careers/ashore as soon as possible and no later than 7 October 2018.
Applications are evaluated continuously, and interviews will take place as soon as possible. Your application will be treated with confidence, and our reply will be sent to the e-mail address from which you submitted your application.
The people of TORM are our real asset and we believe in ensuring the best possible working environment, both at sea and ashore. In TORM, we enjoy working together in a professional, international and informal working atmosphere. We pride ourselves in providing an environment that encourages professional and personal development and gives room for ambition. The people of TORM are different nationalities, age and gender, and TORM supports equal rights for all employees.|
TORM is one of the world’s leading carriers of refined oil. The Company runs a fleet of approximately 80 vessels. TORM was founded in 1889. The Company conducts business worldwide and is headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark. TORM’s shares are listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and NASDAQ New York. For further information, please visit www.torm.com