SSAB - Commodity Manager

SSAB - Commodity Manager [OBS denna annons har utgått]

Annons: 28760392
Yrke: Inköpare
Arbetsgivare: SSAB EMEA AB
Arbetets ort: Luleå, Norrbottens län
Senaste ansökningsdatum: 2024-05-17
Publiceringsdatum: 2024-04-29


SSAB is undertaking a strategic roadmap to revolutionize iron- and steelmaking, and to be the world’s first steel company to deliver iron ore-based fossil-free steel to the market in 2026. We are looking for a highly motivated person to join us in this journey as Commodity Manager in SSAB’s Nordic Raw Material and Energy Procurement team, responsible for iron ore and metallurgical coal commodities’ strategic sourcing activities. Placement Oxelösund, Raahe or Luleå

Becoming part of the SSAB family means joining a journey. A journey that we believe is essential for the sustainability of this planet. Steel has been one of the most important materials for developing our society and it will continue to be so. In the roofs over our heads, in the bridges connecting our cities and in the cars of tomorrow. At SSAB we are proud of our history and leadership in high-strength steel. But we are also aware that the production of steel is one of the largest emitters of greenhouse gases in the world. That has to change. That is why we have developed the world’s first fossil free steel production and has committed to becoming largely fossil-free by around 2030. As part of SSAB you will be instrumental in realizing this goal and push for the green transformation of the whole steel industry.

About the position

We are looking for a highly motivated person with procurement skills that exceeds our expectation when working with SSAB’s key raw material sourcing. You will be responsible for the strategic sourcing activities, such as commodity strategy development, source-to-contract, supplier management and performance assessment processes. Commodity responsibility is iron ore pellets and/or metallurgical coals and will be defined exactly depending on the chosen person’s background. The position can be located in Raahe, Luleå or Oxelösund and there is flexibility to work partially remotely. Position requires frequent travelling.

Main responsibilities

  • Strategic sourcing including for example contracting, supplier management, commodity strategy, risk management and responsible sourcing / sustainability of your own commodity
  • Leading cross-functional Commodity Team -work across the Nordic sites with procurement colleagues, production planners, metallurgists and business controllers
  • Continuous improvement activities in Total Cost of Ownership
  • Monitoring, analyzing and reporting raw material markets and prices

About You

  • You have experience from procurement, supply chain, raw material planning or process/production management within steel industry
  • As a person, you are a team player with integrity and great social skills, which together with your competence make you a great colleague to work with
  • Through your solid experience, you have an independent, method driven and results-orientated way of working
  • In addition to working strategically, you need to be a pragmatic doer who thrives in helping hands-on to get things done
  • Your analytical skills will be a key competence in succeeding in this position and you do not mind deep diving into details to get a full understanding
  • We expect you to have a Master's or Bachelor’s degree in economics or technology. You have very good written and spoken English skills and have professional skills in Excel and PowerPoint

Our offer

At SSAB we strive for a diverse and inclusive environment. We use our values – driven, true and ahead – in making everyday decisions, keeping the customer at the heart of what we do. This makes us all team players, each with the drive to improve. When joining SSAB you will become part of an organization of passionate problem solvers working together on important challenges. We will support your growth by providing a safe and friendly workplace that contributes to work-life balance. If you set out to achieve it, at SSAB you will have the possibility of broadening your skills and grow within your field or beyond.

We offer a wide range of appreciated benefits to our employees. Some examples of these are listed here:

Profit sharing

Life balance through reduction of working hours

Wellness grant

Recruitment process

1. Apply

2. Interview

3. Assessments

4. Reference Check

5. Health Examination

6. Sign

Background check may be a part of the recruitment process.

Got questions about this position?

Contact the recruiting manager Jani Verkasalo, phone +35 85 03 143 757

Contact Jani via mail -

We decline contacts from recruitment agencies and ad sellers regarding this advertisement.

Trade union information is provided by Akademikerföreningen, Unionen and Ledarna, which can be reached via our switchboard on phone , +46 920 920 00

Word from your future manager

"I am Jani Verkasalo and will be your manager. I am located in Raahe. I hope you would like to join and become a part of the high-performing and self-driven team that I lead. I am calm and factual, and with me as your manager, I hope you feel secure in expressing your views, and that we can have an open dialogue about the challenges ahead of us. It’s a very interesting future we are meeting and driving in our company and not a day is boring when you feel that you work towards something work striving for."

SSAB is a Nordic and US-based steel company that builds a stronger, lighter and more sustainable world through value added steel products and services. Working with our partners, SSAB has developed SSAB Fossil-free™ steel and plans to reinvent the value chain from the mine to the end customer, largely eliminating carbon dioxide emissions from our own operations. SSAB Zero™, a largely carbon emission-free steel based on recycled steel, further strengthens SSAB’s leadership position and our comprehensive, sustainable offering independent of the raw material. SSAB has employees in over 50 countries and production facilities in Sweden, Finland and the US. SSAB is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm and has a secondary listing on Nasdaq Helsinki. Join us on our journey!, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, X and YouTube.