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Operational Purchaser

Requisition ID:  33112

Aarhus N, Region Central Jutland, DK

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Family:  Supply Chain and Logistics

Vestas Factory

Do you want to be part of the energy industry's global partner on sustainable energy solutions? Are you enthusiastic about working in projects? Are you someone interested in job variation in an ever-changing environment? Then Vestas may have the opportunity for you!


Sales > SBU NCE Construction > Purchasing 

The Purchasing department is a support department in NCE, taking care of purchases (Direct and Indirect) for the Offshore Projects. You will coordinate all purchase orders from external and internal suppliers towards construction projects/sites and follow up on deliverances. You will be responsible for a variety of tasks including raising purchase requests, handling purchase orders, arranging meetings for Procurement Plan development and maintenance for the project, as well as so handling invoices for your orders.


  • Maintain an ongoing dialogue with relevant stakeholders to ensure updated knowledge on procurement requirements (scope, time, etc)
  • Direct the procurement planning and execution in accordance with budget owners
  • Ensure that services and goods are ordered in due time
  • Escalate delivery and invoicing issues as required
  • Ensure payment of invoices


  • Relevant education within purchasing
  • Experience within the purchasing area
  • Knowledge of SAP, SharePoint, Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint



  • Able to work with limited supervision, being proactive yet working collaboratively within a team
  • The ability to balance responsibilities as well as have a systematic and structured approach to work
  • Ability to handle work urgency and priority during the peak of the projects


What We Offer

A job with a broad variance of purchasing related tasks in a changing environment, as well as exciting prospects with the direction of the department. You will collaborate with a wide range of colleagues in differnt functions where yo can expand your knowledge as well as ensuring that every day is different. 

Additional Information

Primary work location: Dusager 4, Aarhus N, Denmark

This position requires approximately 10 days of travel per year. 
The closing date for this position will be 01.02.3023 and we will review applications on an ongoing basis so encourage you to apply if this role is of interest.


You can apply online by clicking on the “Apply Online” button at the top or bottom of this page.

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. 
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.