Technical Price Manager, Service Contracts
Role Description: Your job as a technical price manager is to predict the future (easy right?), more specifically the repair and maintenance cost for a bus, in a specific environment and for a certain amount of years and mileage.
To do so you have to access the combined knowledge of the company. You have hundreds of thousands of historical data points and input from product development what the future brings. You collect the latest estimations for cost development and life length of significant components.
Then comes the art of balancing, how much of historical data vs. future improvement should we consider building the correct technical price for a contract. Aim too high and we might lose the business, too low and the financial impact to the company is significant, just right, and it will be a Win-Win for the customer and us.
Main areas of responsibility
- Set a correct technical price for all models and markets
- Yearly revision of price and calculations (Outcome)
- Close cooperation with markets & PD to share knowledge and address improvements
- Super user of the system used to generate calculations, quotes and contract documentation in the markets
- Support markets in calculations for major tenders
Who are you?
To be successful in this role we believe you are structured and curious in developing the models needed to set a correct technical price. You have no problems handling large amount of data.
You realize the importance of dealing with risk and uncertainties in a structured way, especially for new products. You have integrity and motivate, fact-based, the technical price level in dialog with the markets.
You have a university degree or significant experience in relevant area. Preferably, you have an automotive background with component knowledge.
You see yourself as a team player and have no problem building your network to collect more and new information needed to perform your job.
We know we have just described a very broad skill-set, and we really don’t expect you to cover all of it from day one.
If you would like to have more information, please contact:
Martin Twedmark, Director Service Offer, +46 31 3225942
Volvo Buses is driven by a purpose to ensure that millions of people reach their travel destination every day. Reliably, safely and with respect for the environment. We want to make a difference, being pioneers of sustainable transport solutions of the future. We want to be there for our customers providing uptime and reliability, all over the world every day. Volvo Buses is leading the biggest technology shift in public transport in decades with our electro-mobility offer. We work with passion, we trust each other and we embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.
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