Procurement Specialist

About Kitron

Kitron is a leading Scandinavian Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) company, delivering improved flexibility, cost efficiency, and innovation power through the value chain. The company has operations in Norway, Sweden, Lithuania, Germany, Poland, China and the United States. With 1700 highly skilled employees, Kitron manufactures and delivers anything from fully assembled electronic circuit boards to complete end - products for customers globally. Related technical services like prototyping, industrialisation, material analysing and test development are also key competencies offered by Kitron. 

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Deadline: 2020.03.01

Kitron is currently looking for a Procurement specialist, who is going to join a global Procurement team of 10 co-workers located in Kaunas. The main responsibility in this role is to make procurement decisions and place purchase orders, within assigned portfolio in accordance with defined process description and routines.


  • Procurement of parts from specified suppliers according to agreed terms and conditions, in assigned portfolio;
  • Ensure receipt of supplier order acknowledgement;
  • Review and maintain data on open POs until closed;
  • Identify and manage extra cost charges related to purchase orders placed;
  • Upon demand expedite incoming material and report status on potential shortages to relevant internal functions;
  • Upon demand postpone or cancel material delivery according to changes in manufacturing plan;
  • Report and manage non-conformances towards suppliers;
  • Upon request clarify invoice discrepancies;
  • Create non BOM POs upon request by sourcing.


  • Experience working with suppliers;
  • Education at relevant university level within supply chain, manufacturing or engineering (lack of formal education may be substituted by relevant work experience)
  • Experience with ERP systems and general good computer skills;
  • Strong English language skills, both oral and written;
  • Analytical, structured and be able to influence change.

We offer

  • Performance-based annual bonus.
  • Accident insurance 24/7.
  • Full travel insurance (valid on business trips).
  • Extra attention and benefits for the employee in case of important life events.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Highly skilled and motivated team of colleagues.
  • Opportunities for personal and professional development.
  • Team building and off-site activities.

Only selected candidates will be informed.

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If you are interested in this position, please send your CV.