I-Work client is a Scandinavian manufacturer with production sites in Europe and Asia. Our client use the latest production technology to design high-quality transformers and chokes. As the company develops, I-Work is looking for

Technical Purchasing Specialist

Key Responsibilities

Technical purchase:

  • Using technical knowledge to source the right materials based on R&D engineering teams instructions;
  • Actively participating in sample production planning processes;
  • Engaging in effective communication with Sales and R&D engineering teams to coordinate the sourcing of raw materials for new samples;
  • Thinking “out of the box”, exploring alternative suppliers and delivery channels for sample production, with the aim of achieving the shortest possible lead times.

Strategic Purchase:

  • Actively searching for perspective new suppliers both local and international;
  • Receiving and addressing any instances of price deviations from suppliers;
  • Perform supplier audits and engage in negotiations regarding pricing, delivery terms, and payment conditions;
  • Ensuring accurate and up-to-date entry of cost prices and agreements in ERP system;
  • Establishing and upholding a business model to evaluate and prioritize cost-down activities and ideas.


  • Technical background and/or understating to be able to source the right components based on R&D engineering needs;
  • Experience and knowledge gained from working in a production company;
  • Hands-on experience in strategic procurement, including supplier selection and negotiation;
  • understanding in the use of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems;
  • Proficient English language skills as you will work internationally;
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines ;
  • Willingness to travel to visit suppliers.

Company offer

  • Full time work in Liepaja;
  • Great international experience;
  • flexible work possibilities;
  • Salary greatly depending on your previous experience starting from 2500 Gross;
  • Social guarantees and health insurance;
  • Technical support required for the work;
  • Comfortable and safe working environment in a modern company. 

Send CV to SIA I-Work Group, e-mail: elina.smite@i-work.lv, phone: 26603582