Supply Chain Manager

Supply Chain · Trondheim, Trondheim
Department Supply Chain
Employment Type Full Time, Permanent
Minimum Experience Experienced

FARA is a leading supplier of IT solutions to the public transport sector. We deliver solutions and products providing real-time information to efficiently solve the different needs of the stakeholders in the sector. Our intelligent and easy-to-use systems contribute to a more efficient transit service, increased quality and better safety.

 

In 2019, Ticketer, the UK’s market leader in bus ticketing technology, joined forces with FARA, the Nordic market leader, bringing together two companies with a strong joint mission; to make travel easy. Together, we are called the Ticketer Group.

 

Over the next few years, we will be transforming the transport ecosystem by enabling customer efficiency through operational insight, leading the way in local and national mobility and delivering first-class, frictionless travel experiences.

 

Together, the Group is able to offer customers the very latest technology in intelligent transport ticketing, back office software and passenger-facing apps, focusing on providing Real Time Information for use on board, online and on mobile to increase usage of public transport facilities. And today’s numbers are impressive, with our equipment on over 30,000 buses across Europe, over 5.5 million daily passengers using our ticketing system and with 3.5 billion tickets being issued in the UK alone.


FARA is facing strong international expansion and we are seeking highly motivated


SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGER


Role:

Overall responsibility for procurement, supplier management, warehouse operations and logistics for our Nordics business activity.


Reports to: Head of Operations and Supply Chain

Job Location: Trondheim (FARA office), travel may be required

Contract: Employment contract, full time


Responsibilities:

  • Strategic Planning and development of procurement and logistics
  • Coordinate deliveries in cooperation with Sales and Project Delivery to execution
  • Optimize supplier portfolio, including securing competitiveness, volume and delivery
  • Maintain price lists against costs
  • Develop and manage FARA document archive within own area
  • Follow-up and negotiation
  • Lead and supervise Procurement function
  • Lead and supervise Logistics and Warehouse function
  • Ensure structure and processes according to QA standards
  • Quality control of goods and services within own area
  • Initiate and manage improvements in SCM processes
  • Lead Supply Chain Team (2 members)


Requirements:

MUST - 

  • Demonstrated experience in a similar role
  • Knowledge of import/export requirements and procurement from countries outside Norway
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) and influencing skills
  • Self-organized, methodical, and promoter of ‘we can do anything’ mind-set
  • A problem solver, pragmatic, ambitious, and a team player
  • Flexible, structured and systematic
  • Proven ability to work within tight deadlines in a complex industry
  • Fluent in Norwegian and English


NICE TO HAVE - 

  • Higher Education background in Engineering or Business Administration
  • Experience from public tender process


We offer:

  • Positive and friendly working environment
  • Cooperation with International Teams
  • Training and Development possibilites
  • Competitive terms and conditions, attractive pension scheme
  • Lunch card
  • Company mobile phone
  • And much more!

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  • Location
    Trondheim, Trondheim
  • Department
    Supply Chain
  • Employment Type
    Full Time, Permanent
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced