Procurement Specialist

Our strong growth continues and we are looking for a professional Procurement Specialist to our Procurement Team.

In this role, you are part of the Procurement team where materials for our pharmaceutical manufacture are purchased. Your main focus will be on purchasing activities, material reclamations and item card creation/revision in ERP system.  In addition, you will also be heavily involved with development of procurement activities and procedures.  You will also take part in procurement negotiations and other purchase related tasks. As Procurement Specialist you will work in close collaboration with the production, quality assurance and supplier network.

We are looking for a person who is self-directed and proactive with excellent interpersonal skills and has a team player mind-set. You should also have good negotiation skills and be efficient in managing entities. Understanding of quality systems is a plus. The working language in the organization is English hence good command of both written and spoken English is a must.

 In order to succeed you need to have…

  • Previous experience in similar position in an international operating environment  
  • Technical experience in contract handling
  • Experience in using AX or any other ERP system
  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical and / or healthcare materials
  • Degree in applicable field

We offer you an active and lively work community with diverse staff. We provide you occupational health-care and we support your well-being by ePassi-account. Furthermore, we will support your personal development. We also provide you wide initial training and a warm welcome. FinVector is located in vibrant Kuopio, which offers a safe living environment, friendly atmosphere and clean nature.

Please apply by 20th December 2022!

For more information, please contact Procurement Manager Mervi Huttunen. Mervi can be reached by email or by phone +358 50 3273227 on Monday 12th and Wednesday 14th  between 13:00-14:00 and on Friday 16th between 14:00-15:00.

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What we are looking for

  • suitable professional profile


  • ePassi wellbeing benefit
  • extensive occupational health-care
  • physical and cultural free-time activities


FinVector Oy is a growing pharmaceutical company authorized by FIMEA, following the procedure of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP). FinVector is internationally recognized and is a pioneer in its operational field. FinVector works on the cutting-edge biopharmaceuticals and we’ve invested into building state-of-the-art development and GMP facilities for Viral Vector and Cell Therapy platforms including vaccines. Our research and development agenda is focused on the most commonly used gene therapy vectors: adenoviral, adeno-associated viral (AAV) and lentiviral vectors and innovative cell therapies. FinVector offers a versatile and responsible work environment and the work is done together with a group of professionals from various fields. FinVector is owned by Ferring Ventures and we are located in Kuopio, Finland.

Location: Microkatu 1, Kuopio

Procurement Specialist

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