The Procurement function’s role is to ensure that suppliers comply with the Nokian Tyres Supplier Code of Conduct and the applicable laws and regulations, and that goods and services delivered to Nokian Tyres are customer demand driven. Engaged employees, Global way of working and harmonized processes are the foundation for continuous improvements throughout the value chain.
Global procurement does sourcing, handles new supplier approvals, negotiates global supply agreements, conducts supplier lifecycle management, including performance measurement and audits.
Nokian Tyres local site purchasing are located with the production facilities:
- Nokia, Finland
- Dayton, US
Local site purchasing departments place purchase orders based on global contracts and handles order-delivery process.