Senior Designer, Colour, Materials & Finishes

Senior Color, Material and Finish (CMF) Designer, Sweden
Position Description
Are you a CMF Designer with true passion to develop new materials for future customer, business and environmental requirements? Then this is an opportunity for you! As a member of a diverse and engaged team you will have an exciting and interesting employment.
You will be part of the award winning Volvo Truck Design team that creates superior customer value by designing appealing products with strong brand profiles.
As Volvo Trucks lead CMF Designer you will be responsible for shaping and executing the future CMF Design strategies, and influencing the Volvo Design strategy.
You will work closely with the Design Director, Chief Designers and a cross functional Product Design team, proactively working to inspire creative innovative ideas fulfilling the Volvo Design Philosophy from pre-studies all the way to project implementation.
You will be responsible assisting with input to project planning and resource requirements.
  • You have a strong sense of aesthetic quality
  • Minimum 5 years of documented experience in the automotive design field.
  • You have knowledge of the latest available materials and finishing techniques
  • BA/BfA degree
  • Experience and knowledge working with sustainability and circular economy in the area of materials, plastics and textiles is a merit
  • You have good communication skills, both orally and visually
  • Highly organized, structured and comfortable working with planning
  • You are a team player with proven X-functional experience and knowledge in the automotive industry of developing materials together with engineering, suppliers and manufacturing

In order to be successful in this position we think you are a creative individual with an entrepreneurial and pragmatic mindset to be able to seize the opportunities given in technology and trends, setting future standards for our products.
In this position you will be placed in Gothenburg and report to the Expert Group Manager.
If you are the right candidate please don’t hesitate to submit your application today!
If you need more information you are welcome to contact:
Glen Barlow: Expert Group Manager
Tel: +46 (0) 73 9027255

About Us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group Trucks Technology provides Volvo Group Trucks and Business Area's with state-of-the-art research, cutting-edge engineering, product planning and purchasing services, as well as aftermarket product support. With Volvo Group Trucks Technology you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

We want to get to know you

Application Process


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.


Similar Jobs