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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Procurement / Purchasing

Tampere, FI

Apply by:  08-03-2020


Kalmar keeps global trade moving. Our innovative solutions contribute to every fourth container movement in the world and help transform the future of cargo handling. We believe in collaboration, delivering on our promises and that people make the difference.

Purpose of the position

Kalmar is looking for a trainee who will support the overall service level within agreed parts, category or suppliers during an agreed period. They will also support the timely managed order to delivery process for given scope. In addition to that, the suitable candidate will work in close collaboration with Kalmar Service Organization, Stargard factory (logistics, production, dispatch center), Kalmar Frontlines and Product lines.

The position is based at our office in Tampere.

Main tasks and responsibilities:
•    Purchasing requisitions in accordance with approved limits for relevant products and suppliers
•    Delivery control and follow up on purchased material
•    Monitoring delivery accuracy against the sales demand
•    Daily communication with suppliers and carriers
•    Optimization of material, information flow and feedback on stock levels
•    Taking care of Backorder list, RFQ time and RMR.

What you’ll need to succeed:

•    Bachelor’s Degree - Commercial, Logistics or Technical
•    3rd year student
•    Purchasing or logistics experience from service business is a plus, not mandatory
•    Good SAP knowledge
•    Customer and solution focused
•    Good communication, organizational skills
•    Fluent in English
•    Problem solving & Communication skills 
•    Motivated, structured and well organised
•    Independent and able to handle multiple projects in a competitive environment.

You will be part of:

We offer you an opportunity to put your skills and knowledge into work with diverse tasks. We value collaboration in our open and inclusive culture and you will get to work with great colleagues from different backgrounds. With us, you will have the opportunity to learn and develop yourself professionally - and have fun while doing it.

Interested to join?

If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application and CV by 08.03.2020.


Kalmar is part of Cargotec

Kalmar offers the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and to the heavy industry. Kalmar is the industry forerunner in terminal automation and in energy efficient container handling, with one in four container movements around the globe being handled by a Kalmar solution. Through its extensive product portfolio, global service network and ability to enable a seamless integration of different terminal processes, Kalmar improves the efficiency of every move. www.kalmarglobal.com


Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's sales in 2018 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 12,000 people. www.cargotec.com

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