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Director Connected Supply Chain

ABOUT US
Production Logistics is part of Group Trucks Operations. We are an organization of approximately 650 colleagues, globally connected to deliver world class logistics solutions. We ensure that transportation is purchased, packaging is made available at our suppliers, material is transported to our production facilities, and vehicles are distributed to our customers on time. We design and optimize the Production Logistics supply chain for the Volvo Group, prepare logistics for new products and drive the Sales & Operations Planning process. We strive for an innovative and diverse workplace, based upon Volvo Group values with high focus on customer success.
Strategy & Digitalization, Production Logistics is a new function responsible to drive the strategy, digitalization, sustainability while support the group within the strategic ambitions of developing new service offers. We work close with the operational functions as well as the market of supply chain and transport management which gives us a unique opportunity to drive business value in the operational processes while leveraging these in new service offers.
THIS IS US, YOUR NEW COLLEAGUES
Do you see yourself in a role where business meets technology?

Digitalization is becoming a more integrated part of our business and our transformation journey, that is why we have created this newly formed team. As we are convinced this will increase speed in our connected supply chain journey. We have big plans for the future, this team will play a vital part in transforming the production supply chain by allowing our operations to digitalize. This is the place where you can make a difference. It’s actually a requirement to work here – you need to be passionate about making things better for our business, our people and our planet.
WHO ARE YOU?
We need you who are eager to take on the responsibility for delivering our digitalization journey. You have a strong interest and holistic perspective on how we can transform today’s operation by utilizing new technology. You are a skilled communicator, who manages stakeholders in a cross functional and multi-cultural environment with ease. You find energy in making a difference and have a positive and pragmatic attitude. You make people feel included.
ROLE DESCRIPTION
What we absolutely need you to do
Lead a team that will
  • Set and enable the vision, unlocking business potentials by taking into consideration business, technology, and change.
  • You will be key in driving the digitalization towards the supply chain control tower.
  • Actively contributing to our competence shift towards a higher digital dexterity
  • Support organization with analytics and automation expertise
  • Manage the digital project portfolio and budget for Production Logistics
  • Coordination of Manufacturing Target Map
  • Drive E2E data strategy and governance
  • Drive change towards an agile wow and data driven operations
  • Be the main interface to Group D&IT and GTO D&IT
The ticket to ride
  • Make the impossible possible!
  • You have a passion for building and motivating high performing teams
  • Building great collaboration with the stakeholders in your deliveries
  • A growth-mindset combining curiosity and learnability
  • A can-do mind-set with drive and energy for improvements and change.
  • University degree, and several years of senior leadership, preferably within supply chain connected with experience of/solid background in digital transformation.
ARE WE A PERFECT MATCH?
We can’t promise you an effortless job, but we can promise you some really skilled colleagues and some truly exciting challenges to work with. You will work in a global environment that provides you with development opportunities, both professionally and personally.
If you are looking for a challenge in a high pace environment, have a deep understanding of the human software together with a good business & digital understanding, you are most welcome with your application.
Please do not wait with your application, interviews will be conducted continuously.
You will be part of the Strategy & Digitalization Management Team and report to Jessica Öhrblad, VP Strategy & Digitalization
Are you curious and have questions? Call us!
Jessica Öhrblad, VP Strategy & Digitalization, phone; +46 31 32 28015

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 and entities that share a culture of Trust, Passion, High Performance, Change and Customer Success. 
www.volvogroup.com/career. 

A new era is here. Technologies such as big data, automation and artificial intelligence are changing the way we look at manufacturing and logistics. Volvo Group Trucks Operations is the organization responsible for truck manufacturing and logistics within the Volvo Group and is shaping future industries.

Volvo Group Trucks Operations encompasses all production of the Group’s engines and transmissions as well as the production of Volvo, Renault and Mack trucks. The organization is also responsible for spare parts supplies to the Group’s customers and for designing, operating and optimizing logistics and supply chains for all brands. Together, Volvo Group Trucks Operations represents 30,000 employees at 30 plants and 50 distribution centers across the globe. Our global industrial footprint offers an opportunity for an international career in a state-of-the-art industrial environment, in which continuous improvement is the foundation. Join our teams as well!

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