Verisure Securitas Direct

We offer

A varied role with the opportunity to collaborate across our Development Center to support all departments with sourcing technology/IT/telecom. You will ensure acquisition of products, purchase monitoring and evaluate providers’ performance. The role includes cost and budget control over suppliers and product, continuous improvement of processes, agreement negotiations, reduction and optimization of our providers’ ecosystem and securing information flow between stakeholders.

You will be asked to drive and implement cost effective solutions, negotiation processes and support in strategic projects. There’s also briefing and negotiation of framework agreements, supplier management and maintenance of suppliers.

You will report directly to Stefan, our Indirect Procurement Lead Nordics, who reports to our Chief Procurement Officer. Stefan has worked in various roles within the organization over the last 10 years and is characterized by his problem-solving skills and positive outlook on work.

Our teams operate with integrity and respect for one another fuelled by an entrepreneurial spirit. We are building a high-performance organization through investing in our people, we offer a great opportunity to personal development with an environment characterized by humbleness and knowledge sharing and to enhance the on the job training we have a training budget to ensure personal growth.

Our bright and open office space is just a 5-minute walk from the Central Station, easy accessible and a great location. The role will include some travelling (mainly in Europe).

What you bring

To succeed in the role, you need to have previous experience with sourcing in an international business and preferably within IT/telecom. You need to have extensive knowledge of various IT solutions and systems, structures of telecom, storage and the underlying technology. You will have a close collaboration with our Directors of IT and IT Operations to ensure compilations, plans and savings initiatives within the whole IT organization.

We would like you to have experience from negotiating with a cost-effective mindset, as well as profound knowledge of agreements and commercial law. You should be confident in process management and implementation.

As a person, you easily connect with others around you and establish long term relationships at all levels. Your work is reflected by flexibility, attention to detail and goal-orientation. Above that you are independent, confident and adaptable.

Who we are

Verisure Securitas Direct, winner of the 2017 Swedish Mobile Awards IoT Enterprise of the Year and Best startup collaborator of the year 2017 is the European market leader in monitored ‘smart alarms’. We do most things in-house to guarantee premium quality every step of the way. Apart from R&D, the Verisure Innovation Centre handles business-critical systems and database management, quality and security assurance, software and product testing, and 24x7 core systems that keep our alarm services up and running. With over 25 years of experience in the security industry, our R&D Centre is pushing the boundaries of innovation, through continuously evolving our smart home security product and service offering.

We are looking for world class talent to join our team of over 200 people at our Innovation Centre in Malmö, who are working on the future of IoT, to deliver outstanding user experiences, on both physical and digital products and services.

About the company

Securitas Direct Verisure Group is the European market leader in monitored ´smart alarms´ delivering outstanding service to over 2.5 million customers with a team of more than 10 000 employees. We operate in 14 countries across Europe and Latin America.

Our Investors

We are owned by a leading private equity firm: Hellman & Friedman. Our sponsor has invested in our innovation pipeline and in our organization to fuel our accelerated growth and play a leading role in the industry. For more information, visit our web

Type of employment Permanent position
Contract type Full time
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100
City Malmö
County Skåne län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2018/30
Published 08.Jun.2018
Last application date 12.Sep.2018 11:59 PM CET

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