Procurement Director

Procurement Director

Modig Machine Tool

About the company

Modig Machine Tool is a family-owned company renowned as the world’s leading manufacturer of custom premium machines for the aviation industry. Our strong commitment to quality is rewarded with orders from leading OEMs and Tier 1 companies. Modig distinguishes itself from competitors through an integrated solution that includes problem-solving, custom manufacturing, testing, training, and ongoing technical customer support. Our production is infused with innovation, creativity, and development. Learn more at

About the role

As the Procurement Director at Modig Machine Tools, you will play a pivotal role in the company’s continued success. Your role encompasses strategic oversight of procurement, supply chain, and warehousing functions as well as hands on day-to-day operations.  This multifaceted role plays a critical part in ensuring the company’s success and efficient production.  The position is based at Modig Machine Tools factory in Kalmar. Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Procurement Strategy: Develop and implement a strategic procurement plan that supports the company’s goals and needs.
  • Vendor Management: Establish and maintain strong relationships with suppliers, negotiate contracts, and monitor performance to ensure the highest quality and cost-effectiveness.
  • Sourcing: Identify potential suppliers, evaluate their capabilities, and manage the sourcing process for various categories of goods and services
  • Cost Management: Manage and optimize procurement costs while adhering to budget and cost parameters.
  • Inventory Management: Monitor and optimize inventory management to minimize overstock or understock situations and ensure smooth production.
  • Technology Utilization: Evaluate and implement procurement technologies to enhance efficiency and accuracy in the procurement process.
  • Team Leadership: Lead and develop the team to maximize performance and engagement.

Qualifications & professional background

To be successful in the role of Procurement Director at Modig Machine Tools, you should meet the following qualifications:

  • Relevant education in procurement, logistics, or a related field.
  • Experience in strategic management and procurement within a manufacturing environment.
  • A solid technical understanding and a general interest for engineering.
  • Strong analytical skills and strategic thinking.
  • Proficiency in procurement and warehouse software and tools.
  • Ability to handle and negotiate with suppliers at various levels.
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and make well-informed decisions.
  • Fluent in Swedish and English.

What Modig Machine Tools can offer you

Modig Machine Tools is an exciting workplace with a strong vision for the future. In this role you will be an important part of our management team and a key player in our strive towards a significant growth. You will get the opportunity to have a strategic influence and build a strong function within your expertise. The work environment is truly international with customers and vendors from all over the globe. Come and be a part of our team and contribute to shaping the future of the manufacturing industry!


If you are a dedicated and experienced procurement manager with a passion for driving improvement and results-oriented outcomes, this is your opportunity to become a part of Modig Machine Tools. In this recruitment, Modig is collaborating with the consulting company Compass. For inquiries about the role, please feel free to contact the responsible recruitment consultant, Jens Holmberg, at 070-377 06 20 or