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Sourcing Lead for Electronics to our Strategic Sourcing & Logistics Team in Odense, Denmark

ID:  3853
Function:  Operations

Odense, South Denmark, DK

Sourcing Lead for Electronics to our Strategic Sourcing & Logistics Team in Odense, Denmark


Are you our new Sourcing Lead within electronics?

Do you want to be part of a fast-growing, successful, and best-in-class robotics company, where nothing is impossible?

Do you get passionate about a world where people work with robots, not like robots?


As part of Universal Robots, you also become part of a global success. Our robotic arms help our customers improve efficiency, profitability and build a safer working environment. Our international offices in Asia, Europe and the US have performance-oriented colleagues who all share a passion for building a globally recognized business.

We are experiencing rapid development and see continuous learning as the means to stay at the forefront of our field. At Universal Robots we have an ambitious growth strategy where we seek to fill the role of market leader in collaborative robots. Learn more about the groundbreaking products you will be working with at

Universal Robots is part of Teradyne Inc.


Job overview

As a Sourcing Lead, you will be part of a high-performance team and be responsible for optimizing and coordinating between R&D and Sourcing & Logistics in regard to sourcing of electronics ei.g. components, PCB’s, PCBA’s and cables. You will, in collaboration with the various R&D teams, send and follow up on orders with our development partners and suppliers, ensuring that component supplies to complex R&D projects are delivered on time. A pragmatic approach, coupled with a detailed overview is expected from you, along with a fundamental knowledge within electronics engineering and design.


Role and responsibilities

  • Secure Sourcing & Logistics deliverables (electronics) to R&D, just in time and quality. Including selecting the right supplier, and following the overall sourcing strategy
  • Selection of new suppliers in cooperation with the Category Manager and secure the right fit for the activities
  • Plan and optimize activities in cooperation with R&D
  • Follow up regarding deliveries and prices
  • Sending orders
  • Order follow-up
  • Invoice approval


Passion and perfection

We are looking for an employee who is experienced in working with many stakeholders including a multicultural supplier base. You have knowledge from a similar position in an industrial corporation.

 As a person, you are:

  • Systematic and precise
  • Independent, but still a great teammate
  • Motivated by handling many tasks at a time
  • Pragmatic approach
  • Proficient in written and spoken English
  • We expect you to be flexible and a fast learner as our set-up is continuously evolving. You are passionate about development and results, and you have an analytical approach to your work. You are structured and know how to work independently as well as part of a team.


Ready to apply?

Send your application using the link. We take candidates into the recruitment process on a continuous basis and therefore encourage you to apply as soon as possible. For more information about the position please send your inquiries to Director, Strategic Sourcing & Logistics Tina Bank Dahl,


About us

Universal Robots is an innovative company with big ambitions. With us, you will become part of a dynamic team that is challenged to perform daily. We walk the talk. We put ideas into action. We offer an exciting job in a dynamic and fast-growing company with the opportunity of working alongside skilled and talented colleagues.

You will be working in teams with open-minded, passionate and engaged colleagues that are doing what they love to do, in an environment where all ideas and creative solutions are welcome. We dare to do what others think is impossible and work towards making cutting edge technologies a reality for businesses of all sizes.


You will be empowered to help make Universal Robots a success. You will be given responsibility and can take responsibility. We trust our employees to make educated decisions that benefit the organization.

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