Who are we, your new colleagues? What is our offer to you?
We are a small Purchasing team where cooperation is a key element. We network and collaborate cross-functionally with our design, production and sales team in order to accomplish the best results together.
You will manage your own portfolio and commodity spread across several sites in Sweden and Europe. This means international as well as national connections and taking full ownership over your own work and its progress. You'll have the possibility to develop professionally and personally within a global company, while we have fun together!
As a Buyer you will manage the supply base for assigned commodity. You'll have your own purchasing portfolio and manage the relationships with your suppliers together with other Purchasing site functions. This means even more networking and also having the ability to learn best practices from one another.
You will be an ambassador of Purchasing in different sales projects and support sales department in quotation of sales projects. You will take both details and the full scope in perspective and take responsibility for finding the best solutions in all situations. If you have the ability to quickly see the solutions and like to engage others in the process, then you'll fit right in. You will also be responsible for:
- Negotiation of development agreements, confidential contracts and ”Letter of Intents”
- Continuously keep track of purchased material and inform Purchasing stakeholders about the status in product development projects
- Perform the activities required for the assigned portfolio to optimize its costs
We're not sure who you are yet, but one thing that is sure is that you have a strong drive to lead and take own initiatives. You see things that need to be done before they've even occurred. You have also been valued for your high energy levels which you always try to transfer to your colleagues. If you also are an out-of-the-box thinker and like to combine that with different future strategies, then you'll be a perfect fit! We also believe you have:
- Engineering, technical education or similar
- Purchasing experience, a plus if you have the experience from welded and machined parts
- Previous experience/knowledge working with supply chain strategies
- Experience from automotive industry
- Fluent in Swedish as well as English
Krister Johnsson, Managing Director CE Engineering Solutions AB, phone 072 737 8357
Volvo Construction Equipment is a global company driven by passion, curiosity and by our purpose: to build the world we want to live in. We believe that only through imagination and teamwork can we develop a world that is cleaner, smarter and more connected. Our company culture reflects this belief through the care and trust it places in our customers, employees and suppliers. People are at the heart of our business. It is through our strong network of talented, enquiring and innovative minds that we have been able to pave the way towards a more sustainable future. The global construction industry is our arena and our employees are our greatest assets.
We can only continue to stand out as industry leaders through the people driving us forwards. Come be a part of our team and help us build tomorrow.
We want to get to know you
An email confirmation will be sent as soon as you submit your application. After this, it is still possible to update your personal profile.
If selected for an interview, you will be contacted with information about the following process steps: second interview, assessments and references.
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.
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.