Alternance Bac +4/5 Project Manager Purchasing (PMP) (H/F)

Project Manager Purchasing (PMP) Trainee
By joining Vehicle Project Purchasing as a Project Manager Purchasing trainee, you will have the opportunity to be the voice of Purchasing within the Project team. Soft skills, high energy and a positive mind-set are key assets for succeeding in this position, across a diverse, multicultural team.

We like to work hard, have fun and we are committed to our customer and the Volvo Group success. You will work with a high performing team aiming at world-class Purchasing – do you have what it takes?
Vehicle Project Purchasing, is looking for a Project Manager Purchasing (PMP) trainee for 1 or 2 years.

Who are YOU?
  • You understand the Purchasing challenges and you are ready to support them.
  • You are strong in communication, within Purchasing as well as project stakeholders/network.
  • You are a connector within your environment.
  • You welcome issues and for you everything is possible to solve in one way or another.
  • You cooperate and stay accountable for the deliveries.
  • You are willing to learn and use IT tools and like to manage data.

The Role
As PMP you will be a key player in the project team as well as within PMP team. You will, in a pro-active way, drive and follow up the Purchasing part of the project according to the development process and deliver the Purchasing project on time with agreed quality, cost, features and technology, sustainability and risk (QDCF-TSR).

You will have several missions during the year which will give you a global understanding of the purchasing activities within a big group.
You will support the PMPs and develop yourself to lead project by your own.
You will support the department and the organization to develop agile processes.

About the TEAM
You will belong to and be a member of Vehicle Project Purchasing team and you will work within your respective Project Team.

Background and Location
You need to be fluent in English and ready to work in a challenging environment.
You have good communication skills and preferably you prepare a Master degree in Purchasing. The position is based in Lyon for 1 or 2 years.

For more information please contact:
Delphine Pauty, GTP VE Project Office Manager,
Tel:+33 6 64 05 13 45

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Nous sommes une entreprise handi’accueillante, Renault Trucks SAS s’engage depuis de nombreuses années en faveur de l’intégration professionnelle des personnes en situation de handicap.

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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

Application Process


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