Purchasing Trainee for Technology Asset Management
Ready to support IT purchasing across the LEGO Group?
Join our agile journey and help us to take IT purchasing to the next level of maturity in relation to vendor processes, financial processes and customer experience, while we help you grow your talent.
Help supporting all of LEGO with IT Related purchases
It is exciting times at LEGO! In IT, we are on a journey moving towards an agile delivery methodology while we are doing a major IT transformational programme.
While creating this transformation we are naturally still running the daily operations and the two combined generates a massive need to drive and improve our purchasing processes.
Therefore, we seek a Purchasing Trainee that:
- Can support and drive purchasing operations
- Thrives in interacting with our customers around in the business
- Can support various purchase related projects and transformations
- Can drive various improvements
- Can drive communication from the team
- Can work directly with vendors
A purchasing function within IT
You will join the Technology Asset Management team within IT. We are approximately 11 colleagues that own IT purchasing processes, drive IT budgets, as well as driving compliance, purchasing and optimisations around software, hardware and consultancy services.
Our journey to improve and optimise the deliverables and processes is constant.
You will become a part of a team that is on a journey from being transactional to becoming tactically and strategically oriented through an agile methodology and implementation of new tools and processes.
We trust each other to make decisions, do what is right and get things done to the highest possible quality, but at the same time also have a relentless focus on building skills and competences with each team member for them to reach their highest potential.
A purchasing trainee who challenges the status quo
As an equal part of the team it is important that you can create trust and collaborate with your colleagues, and furthermore that you every day are aiming to learn as much as possible both personally and professionally.
You must thrive working with data and numbers to gain valuable insights, as well as being comfortable working in enterprise systems.
We seek a trainee that is curious and analytical by nature, and who is not afraid to ask questions, challenge us and bring new ideas and insights to the table. You focus on delivering value and are not afraid to act or speak up if you find a smarter way to do things.
- You are enrolled in a Danish trading education specializing in purchasing
- You are an Excel super-user
- You are a quick learner
- You are fluent in English both written and verbally
- You are responsible and follow task/project through
- You are customer oriented
- You thrive in an autonomous environment
Join the global LEGO® family
“In this job, you get to use your nose for process improvement. There are no dumb questions to ask.
We just hope you will challenge us to work even smarter and use your opportunity to feed into our agile journey,” says Søren Bering Andersen, Organizational Lead – Technology Controllers.
Join the global LEGO® family
In the LEGO Group, we succeed together, and you will be part of a global family where you can use your creativity and enjoy a fun working environment. We look forward to receiving your application.
Please remember to attach your cover letter and a current CV in English.
If you would like to know more about the position, please contact Søren Bering Andersen +45 52 15 99 01.
This position was posted 09-01-2020 and may be online up to 10 weeks following this date. We do not have application deadlines on any of our positions.
We take candidates into the recruitment process continuously and fill the position once we have found the right candidate.
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