Nigel Wright · Publicerad 13 aug

Vitamin Well AB is a Swedish company that develops and produces functional food and vitamin enriched beverages with a distinct function. In 2008, the very first Vitamin Well products were launched and since then the company has grown substantially and today consists of six brands; Vitamin Well, NOBE aloe vera, NOCCO (No Carbs Company), Snackbros, Tyngre and Barebells Functional Foods; all represented on several European markets. For more information, please visit,, and

More brands, more products, more suppliers and more markets with many new customers are constantly increasing complexity. Now Vitamin Well is looking for a senior and experienced Senior Sourcing Manager with a location at Vitamin Well's headquarters at Kungsholmen in central Stockholm, reporting to Head of Supply Chain.

As Senior Sourcing Manager, you are responsible for many external contact areas where you act as a client and project manager towards Vitamin Wells supplier base. Production is carried out at partners in Sweden, Europe and in Asia, and within this role are the following areas of responsibility:
  • Responsible for the sourcing of new suppliers
  • Responsible for the company's procurement processes for direct material
  • Maintaining supplier relationships based on key ratios, agreements, follow-up, development, negotiations and risk management
  • Supports startup and settlement of suppliers, from shortlist to approval of first production batch.
  • Work closely with product development in the search for new suppliers and during the product development process
  • Lead cross-functional teams for procurement
  • Support Supply Planners in the operational purchasing work
  • Supplier audits, based on quality, service, cooperation and sustainable development (labor law, bribery, social conditions and environmental perspective) and ongoing supplier follow-up
  • Responsible for, and conducting annual price negotiations
  • Develop processes and work on continuous improvement by analyzing purchasing statistics, forecasts and order patterns to identify savings opportunities and opportunities for other value creation
  • Build the Purchasing function and lead staff within the department
  • Follow up and report KPIs linked to the area of responsibility
  • Communicate and inform about contracted suppliers
  • Regular travel to suppliers is required
Expertise and personal profile
  • 10-year documented experience in purchasing work in preferably FMCG, with relevant university education ( all civ.ek)
  • Documented experience in building commercial relations
  • Good knowledge of negotiation and contracting technology, including contractual law
  • Experience in product development
  • You have a creative mindset and the ability to influence others as well as building and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders, internally as well as externally
  • You are passionate about optimizing, improving and streamlining and having a high internal drive and ambition
  • You have a hands-on experience how to build a functioning business
  • Good knowledge of Swedish and English in speech and writing.
Want to join an exciting trip? Vitamin Well offers a growth-focused and fast-changing work environment with good opportunities to develop within its competence while at the same time high exposure to all of the company's functions as well as external partners.

Your Application
In this recruitment, Vitamin Well collaborates with Nigel Wright and we look forward to your application with CV as soon as possible. If you have any questions about the recruitment, please include them in your application. Please note that applications will be processed on a regular basis.
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