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Purchasing Engineer

ABB Marine & Ports supplies world-leading technologies that are driving the evolution of sustainable shipping. Electrical propulsion, data-driven decision support and integrated solutions for ship and shore from ABB are paving the way to a zero-emission marine industry, providing greater efficiency and reliability to shipowners, and preparing vessels to meet the demands of tomorrow. ABB:s automation and electrical solutions are making port and terminal operations safer, greener and more productive. ABB Marine & Ports operates in 26 countries and has 2,000 employees.

In Finland, ABB has about 5000 employees, making it one of the biggest industrial employers in the country. ABB Finland serves its customers in over 20 locations and has production sites in Helsinki, Vaasa, Porvoo and Hamina. As a global company, ABB is also able to offer international job opportunities.

Are you ready to take your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future? ABB has a clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations. Are you ready to embark on a journey where each and every one, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences?

We are now on the lookout for a Purchasing Engineer for permanent position at ABB Marine & Ports in Helsinki. The employment will start as soon as possible.

As a Purchasing Engineer you will be performing purchase orders from various suppliers as a part of ABB Marine & Ports propulsion service unit. You will be working in close contact with project management, engineering and sales, ensuring that various required materials are delivered with the right quality and on time. You will also document purchase orders, delivery documents and invoices all while ensuring that various processes are conducted according to agreements, standards and legislations. As a part of active communication with both national and international suppliers, you will compare, analyze and negotiate price levels and perform competitive bidding.

What we are looking for:

- A bachelor's or master's degree in a suitable field of engineering studies (E.g. Electricity, hydraulics, mechanics)

- Familiarity with supply chain management and acquisition

- Excellent time-management skills with the ability to handle various projects simultaneously

- A solution-focused approach and strong written and spoken communication skills in English and Finnish

While applying, please send your application and possible cover letter along with your salary request. It is advised to apply as soon as possible as we are hiring as soon as suitable candidates have been found. More information from Senior HR Consultant Kim Oljemark at Adecco during office hours, tel. 040 623 7732 or

Lisätietoja tehtävästä antaa: Kim Oljemark,

Purchasing Engineer

Vakituinen, Kokopäiväinen

Julkaistu 14.01.2022

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