Fortum Recycling&Waste provides recycling and material efficiency services, environmental management and hazardous waste treatment in the Nordics.
About the role
We are looking for a Strategic Buyer for Plastic Recycling. Main focus of this role is to source material to plastics recycling operations. You will be responsible for planning and executing plastics sourcing, negotiating with plastics scrap suppliers and other stakeholders. You get an excellent viewpoint to waste recycling and you’ll have an opportunity to became a professional in the field of plastics in a leading circular economy company. This role includes some travelling, mainly in Finland. Home office can based in any Recycling and Waste location in Finland
The greatest challenge of our time awaits you. To drive the change for a cleaner world, we need to reshape the energy system. To reach our goal, we embrace a culture of openness. With mutual trust, believing in people, and taking care of everyone's wellbeing, we can reach even better results. Flexibility is the new normal and we apply hybrid way of working wherever possible.
For you, working at Fortum means exciting opportunities to develop your expertise and create a meaningful career. We will support you on this journey. We believe diversity and inclusion inspire all of us to innovate and grow together. Therefore, we are committed to building teams where everyone feels included and is treated equally.
What we are looking for
You have BSc or similar level competence (commercial and/or technical) and at experience in waste management and/or recycling. To be successful in the position you have good negotiation skills and understanding of customer expectations. Experience from plastics materials is an asset.
As a person you have self-initiative, positive attitude, curiosity, drive for results and you feel comfortable in working with various stakeholders. Most of all you are great team player. You are fluent in English and Finnish other languages being a plus.
Submit your application with salary request via the link by 14.08.2022 at the latest. If you would like to hear more about the position, please contact 8th of August onwards Mikko Koivuniemi +358405525363 or Petri Virtanen +358500971771.
To be selected for the position, the applicant must go through background clearance and a health examination including drug testing.
At Fortum we drive change where it matters. We are a European energy company providing our customers with electricity, gas, heating and cooling as well as smart solutions to improve resource efficiency. Together with our subsidiary Uniper, we are the third largest producer of CO2-free electricity in Europe. With around 20,000 professionals and activities in more than 40 countries, we have the competence and resources to grow and to drive the energy transition forward. We strive to make an impact through a culture of open leadership, curiosity and continuous improvement. Do you want to take an active role for a cleaner world? Come lead the change with us! www.fortum.com