The transport industry is developing in a higher pace than ever before and we at Volvo Group want to shape the future of transportation. We are fully committed to the Paris agreement targets and our long-term ambitions are clear. We will become 100% fossil free, 100% safe and 100% more productive. Sustainability is at the heart of everything we do in the Volvo Group.
You love our planet, you love to drive change and you love to move forward. By 2030 more than 35% of our global shipments of vehicles should be electric. Furthermore, we want to lead the way to a fossil free society. Would you love to shape this future of transportation together with us?
To enable this exciting future, we at Volvo Group work with Electromobility and now we offer a chance to join us in implementing a sustainable future for everyone. We are expanding our Electromobility group and are looking for a Senior Project and Commodity Buyer Electromobility – Energy Storage System.
Join us and make a difference for our society!
Our offer to you
The area of Electromobility is characterized by a dynamic environment with fast moving technology, new business models, varying demands from customers and a full focus on sustainability.
We strive to be in the front seat of this development, and this is where you come into the picture. We offer a chance to together with us be a part of developing and setting the course for our society’s future electric transport solutions.
You will focus on segment strategy implementation for an assigned portfolio within Electromobility and make sure that the segment strategy is implemented through the selection of the right suppliers. That means:
- You will be leading all purchasing activities related to involvement of suppliers in technology development projects.
- During the project phase main focus will be on continuously securing supplier QDCFTSR performance. QDCFTSR = Quality, Delivery, Cost, Feature, Technology, Sustainability and Risk Management.
- You will also be responsible for production and after production. You will monitor, identify and mitigate risks within the supplier base and drive negotiations and execute contracts with suppliers.
You will join a passionate team, creating business value in an open and multicultural, dynamic environment with highly innovative products. We are team players, with energy and creativity, who drive change and strive for the best in order to deliver results. We like challenges, having fun and are committed to customer and Volvo Group success. We work closely together with our cross functional stakeholders within and outside the Volvo Group and we believe we are here to make a difference.
This is you
We are looking for someone that is curious, driven and have passion to be part of Volvo Group’s target to shape the future of transportation with a full focus on sustainability. Someone with the ability to drive change and who dares to try things no one has done before.
- You are a true team player with belief that the best results are achieved together while having fun
- You are a purchasing professional with proven experiences in strategic and operational purchases
- You like to do business; you demonstrate superior communication skills and you are comfortable in cross functional and multicultural set-up
- You have the ability to build and maintain strong relationships with counterparts
- You are always trying to improve, both yourself and your work environment
- You are self-driven, responsible and dependable
- You have the willingness to learn from others and share best practices
Do you want to be a part of this journey to become world leader in Electromobility?
You will be a great addition to our team, and we are eager to hear from you!
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact:
Marie Mjörnvik, Purchasing Manager - Energy Storage System, +46 765531214
Jérôme Pelissier, HR Business Partner, Group Trucks Purchasing, +33 668898582
Kindly note that due to GDPR, we will not accept applications via mail. Please use our career site.
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!
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.