Apprentice Bac+5 Commodity Buyer PCU (Power Cylinder Unit) H/F


You will be part of Base Engine Europe Purchasing and member of PCU (Power Cylinder Unit) and Engine valves Team with colleagues based both in Lyon, France and Goteborg, Sweden.

You will find passionate and driven colleagues working in an open and collaborative way.
You will work in an exciting and global environment with exciting challenges.

As Commodity buyer, you will be responsible for a challenging portfolio, to manage the supplier relationship, the portfolio continuous improvement & performance.
You will contribute to segment strategies and collaborate very closely with your cross-functional stakeholders.

We look forward to welcoming you and having you on board in our team.

Your Key responsibilities will include the following activities:
  • Do and drive all relevant activities to deliver QDCFTSR (*) targets during Sourcing/Project and/or Operations phases
  • Identify,mitigate and monitor risks
  • Drive commercial negotiations with suppliers
  • Drive Cost reduction ideas generation (deep dive and portfolio analysis)
  • Lead cross functional work with other functions (engineering, logistic, manufacturing) to implement such ideas
  • Perform daily purchasing activities related to production orders, logistics and financial flows to the suppliers.
  • Actively contribute to the team development, by bringing improvement ideas, support your peers, sharing good cases and ask for support when needed
* QDCFTSR : Quality, Delivery, Cost, Feature, Technology, Sustainability and Risk Management

  • We are looking for a strong and flexible team player, eager to learn and improve.
  • You have a can-do approach with a positive mindset, a high level of energy, and you are ready to tackle challenges,
  • You like to do business, you demonstrate superior communication skills and you are comfortable in cross-functional and multi-cultural set-up,
  • You enjoy managing many parallel activities and you have a target oriented approach,
  • You have a business or engineering academic and professional background
  • You are fluent in english
If you are eager to take on new challenges, contribute and develop in a fast moving scope,
If you believe that key conditions to success are to be curious, persistent and have fun in what you do and that together we are stronger,
You will be a great addition to our team and we are really eager to hear from you !

Le saviez-vous ?
Nous sommes une entreprise handi’accueillante, Renault Trucks SAS s’engage depuis de nombreuses années en faveur de l’intégration professionnelle des personnes en situation de handicap.

Le groupe Volvo / Renault Trucks SAS a également obtenu plusieurs labels et récompenses :
Le label
« Best In Class » Engagement Jeunes 2022, qui traduit un fort sentiment d’appartenance de la part des jeunes. Nos tuteurs sont en grande partie garants de cette réussite.
Nous sommes certifiés pour la 6ème année consécutive au label Happytrainees 2022, qui récompense les entreprises où il fait bon réaliser son stage ou son alternance.

Le trophée Agires Synergie, récompensé pour la qualité de ses relations avec les étudiants.
Most attractive employer 2021, décerné par Analytics d’Universum, cette étude permet aux employeurs de mieux comprendre leur image, leur audience et leurs concurrents.

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The Volvo Group drives prosperity through transport solutions, offering trucks, buses, construction equipment, power solutions for marine and industrial applications, financing and services that increase our customers’ uptime and productivity. Founded in 1927, the Volvo Group is committed to shaping the future landscape of sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions. Countless career opportunities are offered across the group’s leading brands and entities that share a culture of Trust, Passion, High Performance, Change and Customer Success. 

Volvo Group Trucks Purchasing has 125 BSEK in purchasing annual spend and 2,550 supply chain partners in serial production. We deliver the best possible products and service that bring value to our customers through scouting and working with high performing supply chain partners.

We support Volvo Group’s mission ‘Driving prosperity through transport solutions’ through sustainability, business ethics and innovation. When you join Volvo Group Trucks Purchasing, you will become part of a global network with more than 1,400 professionals in 50 different sites across 25 countries. Joining us means working in a global context with people from diverse backgrounds and different nationalities while contributing to the core business and results of Volvo Group.

Diversity is important for us, we therefore put a lot of time and effort into creating an open and inclusive environment for all. We are extremely proud to say that we are almost as many females as men in our team. We are goal oriented and business focused people who believe that the best results are achieved while having fun and when we challenge each other. We offer unique opportunities where you can accelerate your career through competence development and connect with people who are truly passionate for purchasing. Join us and work where the action is!