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Senior Sourcing Manager

Łódź, PL, 90-051

Job ID: 4035 

We are looking for a Sourcing Manager or Senior Sourcing Manager to become part of our growing and ambitious Sourcing Team. You have strong commercial acumen, great interpersonal skills and you enjoy negotiations. Knowledge of sourcing indirect services and software is an asset, but not a requirement.


This is an opportunity for you to work with Nordea's existing and future suppliers enabling Nordea to create great customer experiences. Nordea is on an ambitious journey to improve its Cost/Income ratio with high focus on initiatives within all business areas to deliver on this strategy and become the best finance partner in the Nordics.


Sourcing play a key role in this exciting and challenging journey, and you will be driving a range of sourcing projects across multiple Business Units and across a range of different categories with stakeholders at all levels. You will be working as an internal consultant in a dynamic, fun and fast-paced environment with colleagues across the Nordics and Poland.  


Your key responsibility will be to find innovative and more cost efficient ways of delivering banking services, and we will invest heavily in your training and development enabling you to learn and grow as you build your career with us. 

About this opportunity

Sourcing works closely with all Business Units within Nordea to deliver cost savings, process efficiencies and create value whilst ensuring regulatory compliance.


You will be working as an internal consultant running sourcing projects in accordance with Nordea Procurement Policy and related guidelines as well as applicable laws, rules and regulations. Specifically, you will drive a wide range of procurement activities including:

  • Project management of the sourcing activity to ensure that all stakeholders understand their deliverables
  • Driving internal analyses and market analyses to determine the appropriate sourcing strategy
  • Preparing for and executing negotiations with suppliers
  • Developing tactical and strategic recommendations for project steering committees and managing stakeholders to ensure alignment with the project objectives and strategy
  • Drafting of contracts in close cooperation with our legal experts to ensure that we reduce risks and costs while increasing the value of our contracts
  • Suggesting and driving improvement activities to procurement processes and tools
  • Collaborating closely with Contract Management team and other teams/units outside of Sourcing unit


The role is based in [[mfield3]].

Who you are

Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the four key values that guide us in being at our best. We imagine that you enjoy learning and are excited about bringing your ideas to the table. You’re dependable, willing to speak up – even when it’s difficult – and committed to empowering others.


Your profile and background:

  • ​Master degree, e.g. in Law, Business, Economics, Operations, Supply Chain Management or Political/Social Science.
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills and ability to interact effectively with stakeholders on all organizational levels
  • Proven analytical skills and ability to communicate findings in a clear and structured way
  • Demonstrated result orientation and drive
  • Solid business acumen, enabling you to develop an effective sourcing strategy and influence suppliers and key stakeholders in the organization
  • Fluency in English (both written and spoken)
  • Experience with international roles or working in an international company with a diverse culture and daily interaction with many different nationalities will be seen as an advantage
  • Experience in Project Management and Change Management is an asset
  • Proven track record in sourcing and negotiation is an asset


Do you tick the boxes? Why don’t you get in touch!


Next steps

Submit your application no later than 12/12/2021. In case of questions please ask Sari Mäntypuro - sari.mantypuro@nordea.com

At Nordea, we know that an inclusive workplace is a sustainable workplace. We deeply believe that our diverse backgrounds, experiences, characteristics and traits make us better at serving customers and communities. So please come as you are.

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