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Mourtada Rafiki - Senior Project Buyer based in Lyon: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Volvo Group Trucks Purchasing builds its success through their employees and seeks for new talents! By joining Group Trucks Purchasing (GTP), you will be part of an ambitious and positive environment where our main values are trust, passion, change, performance and customer success.
The Combustion Department is composed of 3 dedicated purchasing teams: Fuel Injection Systems, Exhaust After Treatment System and Air management)
The Air management Team is now looking for its future rising star to take the role of Apprentice Buyer for Turbo Systems. [Duration and modalities can be adjusted based on the successful candidate's School/University constraints]
Who are we?
The Air management Team is composed of 6 amazing colleagues evenly located between Lyon, France and Göteborg, Sweden, handling various commodities as EGR system, Air auxiliaries and Turbo systems. We drive our business with a high level of autonomy accountability and passion.
You will take lead on project responsibility under the Turbo system commodity where you will drive QDCFTSR* performance.
Project scope essentially resides in working closely with internal stakeholder to define and challenge product requirements, lead the Sourcing towards supplier selection and secure the product timely development and introduction for serial production.
On top of the project responsibility, you will have the opportunity to support other functions within the team to help expand her/his purchasing experience further.
You will also find great support towards your studies objectives and thesis.
*QDCFTSR: Quality, Delivery, Cost, Feature, Technology, Sustainability and Risk management
Who are you?
You are preparing a Master degree with preferably a specialization in Purchasing;
You have a taste for business and negotiation;
Your English level is advanced.
You are a team player, eager to learn. You have a can-do approach, with a positive mindset. You are ready to tackle challenges and you aren't afraid to take ownership and accountability.
With superior communication skills, you are comfortable in cross-functional and multi-cultural set-up and you are fully fluent in English. You enjoy managing many parallel activities and you have a target-oriented approach.
Stimulating work environment, recognition, professional progress, motivation, management, fun...
The Volvo Group in France has been awarded the "Happy Trainees" label for the sixth consecutive year, rewarding companies where it is good to carry out an internship or work-study program.
We also obtained the "Great Place to Work" label awarded to the best companies where the employee experience is based on trust in relationships and equality for all.
The Volvo Group drives prosperity through transport solutions, offering trucks, buses, construction equipment, power solutions for marine and industrial applications, financing and services that increase our customers’ uptime and productivity. Founded in 1927, the Volvo Group is committed to shaping the future landscape of sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions. Countless career opportunities are offered across the group’s leading brands - Volvo, Volvo Penta, Terex Trucks, SDLG, Renault Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, Mack, Eicher, Dongfeng Trucks and Arquus.
Volvo Group Trucks Purchasing has 125 BSEK in purchasing annual spend and 2,550 suppliers in serial production. We deliver the best possible products and service that bring value to our customers through scouting and working with high performing supply chain partners.
We support Volvo Group’s mission ‘Driving prosperity through transport solutions’ through sustainability, business ethics and innovation. When you join Volvo Group Trucks Purchasing, you will become part of a global network with more than 1,400 professionals in 50 different sites across 25 countries. Joining us means working in a global context with people from diverse backgrounds and different nationalities while contributing to the core business and results of Volvo Group.
Diversity is important for us, we therefore put a lot of time and effort into creating an open and inclusive environment for all. We are extremely proud to say that we are almost as many females as men in our team. We are goal oriented and business focused people who believe that the best results are achieved while having fun and when we challenge each other. We offer unique opportunities where you can accelerate your career through competence development and connect with people who are truly passionate for purchasing. Join us and work where the action is!
We want to get to know you
The journey begins! An email confirmation will be sent as soon as you submit your application. After this, it is still possible to update your personal profile by login in to your account. The hiring team will review your application together with the hiring manager. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted with information about the following steps.