Head of Procurement Development and Supplier Sustainability

Head of Procurement Development and Supplier Sustainability


Join Boliden and be part of a pioneering force in the mining and metals industry, committed to sustainability and innovation. Boliden is a leading metals company with a focus on sustainable development, environmental responsibility, and operational excellence. As the Head of Procurement Development and Supplier Sustainability, you’ll play a crucial role in driving our procurement process development forward while championing our sustainability efforts.

Why Join Boliden?

At Boliden, we believe in pushing boundaries and challenging the status quo. As a global leader in the mining and metals sector, we’re dedicated to driving positive change and making a lasting impact on both our industry and the world. By joining our team, you’ll have the opportunity to work with talented professionals from diverse backgrounds, tackle complex challenges, and contribute to meaningful projects that shape the future of sustainable procurement.

Key Responsibilities:

As the Head of Procurement Development and Supplier Sustainability, you’ll be responsible for:

  • Owning and optimizing our procurement process models to drive efficiency and effectiveness
  • Managing and maintaining group-wide procurement processes, including category management
  • Developing and implementing new processes to enhance our procurement capabilities
  • Taking ownership of key procurement systems, such as spend management and sourcing tools
  • Reporting on various sustainability metrics, including PLD, CSRD, annual reports, and more
  • Monitoring upcoming sustainability requirements and regulations to ensure compliance
  • Leading and participating in sustainability-related projects across the organization
  • Providing expertise and support in sustainability topics to drive continuous improvement
  • Maintaining our management systems and ensuring quality standards are met
  • Managing a talented team of three individuals and fostering their professional growth


To excel in this role, we believe you bring the following:

  • A bachelor’s degree in a relevant field; a master’s degree is preferred
  • Several years of experience in process development and sustainability roles
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to manage and inspire a team
  • Communication- and relationship building skills
  • Proven expertise in project management and implementing process improvements
  • Excellent analytical skills and the ability to interpret complex data sets
  • A deep understanding of sustainability standards, regulations, and best practices
  • Proficiency in relevant software tools and systems used in procurement and sustainability reporting
  • Prior experience from working for a larger industrial company in an international context


Flexible to any of the Boliden sites.

Why Boliden?

At Boliden, we offer more than just a job – we offer a chance to be part of something greater. As a member of our team, you’ll be empowered to make a real difference and contribute to our ongoing success. You’ll have access to ongoing training and development opportunities, a supportive work environment, and competitive benefits package. Plus, you’ll be joining a company that values diversity, inclusion, and sustainability at its core.


Understanding, speaking, writing, and presenting in English and Swedish or Finnish.

Application and for more information

The recruitment process is carried out together with Compass Human Resources Group. Please submit your CV and application via the application link. If you would like to find out more about the role, please do not hesitate to contact Recruitment Consultant Jens Holmberg +46 70 377 06 20.

Join us at Boliden and be part of a brighter, more sustainable future. We look forward to welcoming you to our team!