Want to lead strategic procurement initiatives in Norways fastest growing tech start-up?

Pixii AS
Procurement Category Manager

Pixii is driven by the electrification megatrend. The demand for energy storage solutions is growing rapidly for a wide range of applications – enabling the full impact of renewable energy investments and better utilization of existing electrical infrastructure.

We are seeking skilled and detail-oriented Procurement Managers to become integral members of our team. In this role, you will take charge of Pixiis sourcing activities, overseeing supplier engagement, qualification, and implementation processes. Your responsibilities will include driving sourcing tasks for projects, ensuring timely product delivery within cost targets, and spearheading cost reduction initiatives both internally and externally to meet our company's annual saving objectives.

Key responsibilities: 

  • Lead the development of Pixiis' category procurement strategies, ensuring alignment with business stakeholders and project teams across different regions. 
  • Conduct thorough benchmarking and integrate market-competitive suppliers, curating a preferred supplier list to enhance our supplier base's effectiveness.
  • Provide guidance and assistance to project teams in various regions to seamlessly implement category strategies, accompanied by actionable plans.
  • Proactively manage the materials supplier base to drive ongoing improvements in quality, service, cost-effectiveness, and other commercial terms.
  • Implement innovative approaches such as establishing material cost structures and introducing new technologies to optimize purchased material costs.
  • Achieve company-defined targets, including year-over-year savings, enhancements in cash flow through improved payment terms, optimization of the supply base, and effective execution of category strategies.

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • Bachelor’s degree or above, majoring in Engineering, Supply Chain, or a related Business Degree.
  • 4-5 years or more of sourcing and procurement experience, preferably with experience in the electric industries procurement.
  • Experience in establishing and deploying category strategies; familiar with market investigation, benchmarking, and should-cost analysis.
  • Experience with engineering projects and contracting.
  • Excellent english skills - both written and spoken. 
  • Excellent negotiation skills, able to build a compelling case and persuade others.

As a person you are diligent, positive, proactive interpersonal skills to enable and manage strategic relationships internally and externally. In order to successfully maneuver the international supplier environment, you need to be well versed in cross cultural communication.

What we offer: 

  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Opportunity to cultivate an extensive international supplier pool, recognizing suppliers as vital resources for sourcing and industry networking.
  • Potential for personal function expansion within the company, fostering professional growth and development.
  • Exposure to cross-cultural communication and international travel, enriching experiences in diverse environments.

    Practical information:
  • Location - Oslo/Drammen
  • Application deadline: 31.03.24
  • Number of positions: 2
  • Some traveling must be expected
  • You will need a valid work visa within the EU/EEA

Pixii is an equal-opportunity employer. We advocate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive working environment for all our employees. We believe that employees who feel appreciated and included will be more creative, innovative, and successful.

Om arbeidsgiveren

 At Pixii, we have a wealth of expertise in power conversion and energy storage. With decades of experience in design, manufacturing, and sales of modular power conversion solutions, we have established ourselves as the innovative leaders in the industry.Learn more about usOur solutions bring a new level of flexibility to energy storage, and we have a global reach through our partnerships. Based in Norway, we are committed to helping our clients around the world transition to a more electrified and sustainable future.Learn more about our markets Our modular battery energy storage system allows you to scale to your needs, enabling the green revolution. Explore how PowerShaper, the standard modular system from Pixii, can be scaled to meet custom requirement from 10kW-1MW .Learn more about our technologyOur battery energy storage system is modular, easy to scale and quick to deploy. It comes with smart functionality, allowing our customers to reduce their energy costs, open new revenue streams, and capitalize on renewable energy sources.Learn more about our products

Antall stillinger
Sommerrogaten 13-15 AS, 0255 Oslo
Industri og produksjon
Forretningsutvikling og strategi


procurement, management, supply chain, sourcing, project management


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Sommerrogaten 13-15 AS, 0255 Oslo


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