Jarle Kvanvig

  • Kristiansand Norge/Norway
  • +47 92455954
  • jarle@flak.no
Jarle Kvanvig

Purchaser Flak AS

Work History

Work History
May 2008 - Present


Flak AS

After quite a long experience in IT , I have been stand-in as an IT manager and created a new picking system for the warehouse at Flak. I make Excel sheets for control of price lists and for jobs internally. The tasks are many and varied , but the main task is to be a buyer and the accompanying tasks . Supplier relations, pricing , creation of new products , the selection of new merchandise , travel at trade shows , IT solutions to create a more efficient workday. 

Feb 2007 - May 2008


Fema Tax-Free

Purchaser of Tax-Free goods for delivery to ships, platforms and airports in Denmark and Norway . The job involved keeping order on information data (ERP system ) for the company while I had the responsibility for 50 suppliers . The bulk of the work consisted in buying the goods , but since this was a small company I did most of the IT work as well. 

Feb 2006 - Feb 2007

Onboard Tax-Free manager

Master Ferries

Here I was responsibe for 25 employees when I was at work and about 50 employees who were on different shifts. Purchasing, timesheets , organizing staff , facilitating the employees and maritime responsibility throughout the cabin when I was at work . STCW ( maritime safety course ) course was conducted in advance and all courses in relation to the approval .

May 2005 - Feb 2006


Travel Retail Norway

Hired to sell duty- free products at Kjevik Airport . It was basically a regular job with the most common tasks , but it was much training in particular alcoholic beverages ( wine, beer and spirits ) .

Sep 2003 - May 2005

Shop manager

Sport 1 Lillesand

General manager with 3 employees . The position included everything one would expect of a general manager in charge of payroll, timesheets , sales at the store and purchasing.

Aug 1997 - Sep 2003

Department manager


Here I was responsible for the ski department during winter and cycling in summer. The job was to be the leader when the general manager were not at work as well as to manage the commodity group one had responsibility for. 


Aug 1996 - Jun 1997

Business Economics / Trade

Gimle VGS

Second year of high school / upper secondary was training in trade and business economy. The following years you work at a normal business and get your degreee and get certified. 



IT / Excel

I have seen a lot of different ERP systems and can work with all of the one's I have seen. 


From working in many different companies and many different types of products my experience is divers and good.