In this position, you will buy architects, design engineers and construction for our investment projects. You will coordinate and execute sourcing activities, manage internal and external relationships, and ensure the business needs are met efficiently.
We offer you:
- Ownership of your work from your first day
- The chance to influence business models to deliver business needs in our projects
- Mentorship, coaching, training, and guidance
- Master's degree in business, finance, supply chain management, engineering, or related field or study
- Minimum 5-10 years of solid purchasing experience
- Fully proficient written and verbal communication in Swedish and English
- Strong collaboration and analytical skills
- High energy and passion for performance
- Experience from buying construction projects
Travel: Travel is required occasionally.
Location: Gothenburg, Sweden
For more information please contact:
Carl-Johan Starck, Manager PPM Investment, Volvo Group Purchasing, +46 31 323 41 83
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.
Volvo Group Trucks Purchasing has 125 BSEK in purchasing annual spend and 2,550 supply chain partners 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!
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