Project Buyer to Elekta Instruments

Are you interested in technology and mechanics for products intended to save human lives? Want to work with purchase in a global environment? Elekta offers you both and a lot more!

The role
Elekta procurement is responsible to drive, develop and execute the work of buying products and sourcing manufacturing partners. Together with your colleagues at Elekta, you will build the multi-disciplinary knowledge and structure needed to purchase high quality parts and partnerships for the next generation of cutting edge products in neurology and oncology. As Project Buyer, you will work with the following tasks:

  • Be the sourcing representative within R&D projects

  • Work according to defined NPI process to ensure targets are meet

  • Present and implement the sourcing process in R&D projects

  • Drive implementation of sourcing category strategies in projects

  • Define, develop and improve cross-functional ways of working

  • Communicate with internal and external suppliers and stakeholders

  • From case to case take on to drive the project from a buyer perspective

  • Selection, assessment, negotiation and contracts with new suppliers

  • Project execution and follow-up

  • Cost analysis (TCO och Should cost)

The global headquarter is located in the central part of Stockholm and you will report to the Head of Procurement Sweden. This opportunity is well suited for a person who wants to work in an innovative and technical advanced environment in a global company.

Elekta offers a truly global environment where entrepreneurial thinking and improvements are highly valued. You are part of an organization where we create value for patients, customers, our company and each other.

Background and personal qualities
You have a relevant academic background, preferably in Industrial Engineering and Management, Mechanical engineering or similar and minimum 5 years’ experience as a Project Buyer. You have excellent verbal and written skills, both in Swedish and English.

You are driven and customer focused combined with a strong project oriented approach and have the ability to keep stakeholders involved and informed. At the same time, you have a proactive and structured way of working to ensure implementation and success of your projects together with R&D. Furthermore, you have a strong analytical and methodical side and are good at working in a structured way. Finally yet importantly, you are a self-starter; solution-oriented and thrives in a fast-paced work environment. You are able to influence and motivate others cross functionally and geographically.

Key words: project buyer, purchasing, procurement, inköp

About Elekta Instrument AB
Elekta is a human care company pioneering significant innovations and clinical solutions for treating cancer and brain disorders. The company develops sophisticated, state-of-the-art tools and treatment planning systems for radiation therapy, radiosurgery and brachytherapy, as well as workflow enhancing software systems across the spectrum of cancer care. Stretching the boundaries of science and technology, providing intelligent and resource-efficient solutions that offer confidence to both health care providers and patients, Elekta aims to improve, prolong and even save patient lives.

Today, Elekta solutions in oncology and neurosurgery are used in over 6,000 hospitals worldwide. Elekta employs around 3,800 employees globally. The corporate headquarters is located in Stockholm, Sweden, and the company is listed on the Nordic Exchange under the ticker STO:EKTAB. Website:


Tjänstens omfattning:  Heltid

Anställningsform:  Tillsvidareanställning

Placeringsort:  Stockholm