Apprentice BAC+4/5 Commodity Buyer H/F

Position Description
Do you enjoy working in an agile environment with high focus on the customer? Do you like to take the lead and run activities in autonomy? Do you embrace continuous improvements and enjoy working in teams? Are you pro-active, challenging, service minded and target oriented?
Group Truck Purchasing is looking for an apprentice to join and reinforce the dynamic and integrated Aluminum Casting Powertrain Europe buyer team located in Lyon!
Aluminum Casting team is a global organization within GTP aiming at building strong purchasing synergies amongst the various Purchasing organization of the Volvo group.
As an apprentice in our team, we’re looking at you develop yourself and that you contribute to the efficiency of the team. You’ll team up with the buyers responsible of Aluminum casting components.
Mission
You’ll be a key element to assist the commodity buyers in their mission, which is to lead the activities with all internal and external stakeholders to ensure the Volvo Internal customers maximum uptime and satisfaction.
Your mission might be adjusted during your apprentice period to cope with the challenges and needs the team will face but it will consist mainly in resourcing parts of portfolios, follow implementation of already decided resourcing cases, managed an existing portfolio, support in segment strategy update.
You will drive action plans for product QDCF optimization in close coordination with other functions (Brands of the Volvo Group, Group Trucks Operation, Engineering, Range & Project Management, Quality, Aftermarket, etc…).
Qualifications
• Business acumen and customer focus with an holistic view
• BAC+3/4 in Business, Engineering, supply chain or related field
• Experience in Purchasing and/or negotiation experience in a supplier/customer relationship is seen as a strong advantage
• Fluent in English, both written and spoken
• Positive attitude, service minded and target oriented approach
• Team player acting with integrity and trust based collaboration
• Strong team player, autonomous with the ability to take initiatives
• Appreciate feedback and seek for continuous improvement
• Multicultural experience is an asset
GTP strives to be a multicultural and global organization. We welcome applicants which can even further increase our diversity.
A stimulating work environment, recognition at work, professional growth, motivation, management, pride, fun ... The Volvo Group has again been awarded the HappyTrainees label in 2019!
90% of young people recommend the Volvo group for an internship, an apprentice contract or a VIE, and we are particularly proud of this!
And 95% of graduation success reinforces our motivation to welcome you.
If you want to be part of our Happy Trainees, apply!

About Us

Le groupe Volvo est l'un des principaux constructeurs au monde de camions, d'autobus, d'engins de chantier et de moteurs marins et industriels, commercialisés sous les marques Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus et Volvo Penta. Nous ambitionnons d'être l'employeur le plus admiré de notre secteur en attirant et en fidélisant les plus grands talents.

Volvo Group Purchasing dispose d'un budget de 125 milliards de SEK pour l'achat et fait appel à 2 550 fournisseurs pour la production en série. Rien que pour l'activité Camions, 2 milliards de pièces ont été livrées dans 40 usines du monde entier. Toujours à l'affût des fournisseurs les plus performants avec lesquels travailler, nous proposons les meilleurs produits et services possibles pour apporter de la valeur ajoutée à nos clients. Nous soutenons la mission du groupe Volvo, qui est de contribuer à un monde prospère par des solutions de transport, en appliquant à nos processus d'achat les concepts d'approvisionnement durable et les principes définis dans le Code de conduite.

Lorsque vous rejoignez Volvo Group Purchasing, vous intégrez un réseau international regroupant plus de 1 300 professionnels répartis sur 50 sites différents dans 25 pays. Nous proposons des opportunités uniques de tisser des liens avec des interlocuteurs à tous les échelons et nous travaillons avec passion pour accélérer votre carrière en développant vos compétences.

We want to get to know you

Application Process

Apply

An email confirmation will be sent as soon as you submit your application. After this, it is still possible to update your personal profile.

Interview

If selected for an interview, you will be contacted with information about the following process steps: second interview, assessments and references.

Selection

All candidates will be notified when a final candidate is selected for the job. You can choose for us to keep your resume in our database and activate a search agent that will look for other jobs that match your profile.

Introduction

When you begin your employment, you will receive an introduction to help you quickly become part of the team and start working with your tasks in the best possible way.

Testimonials

Similar Jobs