Operative Purchaser


  • Mumbai, Maharashtra
Operative Purchaser
Job Posted : Jun 22nd, 2021

Job Description

  • Manages purchase requisitions and creates purchase orders according to defined strategies and frameworks.
  • Acts as the single point of contact for the indirect purchasing and WeBuy support (i.e. requisitions) within WSSC responsibility area.
  • Purchasing tasks internationally.
  • Acts as point of contact for suppliers on local level to resolve operational issues and to distribute / escalate other issues.
  • Proactive approach to promoting governance of global procurement processes and ensuring Wartsila companies comply.


  • Commercial/Financial/Technical (e.g. Bachelor of Business Administration, or a degree in Industrial Engineering).
  • Good English, Asian language skills seen as advantage.
  • Operative purchasing experience.
  • Basic accounting.
  • Systematic and organized way of working.
  • Interest in process optimization & development.
  • Open-minded and agile personality.
  • Flexibility and good team working skills.
  • Positive attitude and pro-active thinking.
  • Good customer service skills.
  • Capability to work in a global and virtually lead team.
  • Experience of similar tasks and shared services operations is an advantage.


  • Mumbai, Maharashtra.

We offer you:-

  • Work as a member of a professional purchasing team.
  • International work environment with global stake holders.
  • Good opportunities to develop yourself and take part in optimising the global process.

Company Overview:-

Wärtsilä is an innovative technology company known for being a forerunner in the Marine and Energy markets. Every day, we – Wärtsilians – put our hearts and minds into turning Wärtsilä’s purpose of enabling sustainable societies with smart technology, and our Smart Marine and Energy visions into reality. Our ultimate aim is to provide increased value to both our customers and society. New, game-changing ideas and continuous improvement have been part of our DNA since 1834. Together, we can create new business opportunities and more sustainable future that we can all be proud of.