Group Manager FVV Project Management Office
Would you like to be a key contributor to the next generation of outstanding trucks from Volvo?
Take the opportunity to join us as Group Manager for our Features Verification & Validation PMO.
If you thrive in leading change and are able to create a climate of cross functional teamwork, where everyone are accountable and proud of for their deliverables and our products and services, then we are hoping for you to join our team.
We encourage employees with a lot of energy, engagement and drive to improve and who are ready to make a difference. So, if you thrive in leading change and are able to create a climate of cross-functional teamwork, where everyone is accountable and proud of their deliverables and our products and services, then we are looking forward to receiving your application.
Complete Vehicle contributes to delivering Products & Services to all Volvo Group brand customers. In Complete Vehicle we are close to the end customers, understanding their needs and behaviors. Our engaged teams have a holistic view of the entire transport solution and bring hands-on truck and services experience.
The group Project Management Office within Features Verification & Validation (FVV) leads the verification and validation of customer features in FVV. This means product, project and portfolio management with focus to deliver productivity and quality for our customers by verified and validated products and services. The team has an important contribution to strengthen our leading position on Volvo Heavy Duty Trucks around the globe. An important part of the work includes to ensure that the V&V plans are covering complete Global Heavy Duty Truck platform needs connected to all applications.
The team’s main deliverables are Verification & Validation plans, including requirements and execution, towards product introductions. A close collaboration with FVV PMO managers on other sites is needed to assure Verification & Validation plan optimization with regards to shared technical solutions (platform) and maintain similarities in PMO way of working. Budgets and recommendations from FVV in front of product milestones are part of the deliverables as well as quality assured introductions of the product portfolio.
Your task is to lead the team in a transformation from Project to Product focus by taking a clear accountability for optimization of project deliveries towards the benefit for our customers and the product perspective. You are expected to take a stand with regards to product readiness and have a view on the needed tests to be performed. You are expected develop an organization with strong accountability and with an internal drive to continuously improve, build knowledge and understand customer needs as well as truck and services usage.
As FVV PMO manager, you will represent FVV in various product and project foras within GTT and you will lead the FVV product review, PULSE meetings and FVV HD Platform global meeting. In this position you will be part of the FVV Gothenburg management team, and report to the FVV GOT Chief Engineer.
We hope to find you, an accountable manager who sees that the key to customer success is a passion for developing people, operations and products in meeting future challenges. We are certain this will contribute to Volvo Trucks’ profitability, our environment and most of all our customers’ success.
You have experience from product development and you are known for your integrity and trust, customer focus and communication skills. Preferably, you have experience from line management or project management. You are also recognized for your strength in prioritization and change management.
We will read applications and interview continuously so don’t wait to send in your application and CV!
For further information please contact:
Hans-Fredrik Henrysson, FVV GOT Chief Engineer, +46 76 55 33 459
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