Technical Project Manager - Product Cost

Are you looking for an exciting role and be part of developing sustainable transportation solutions? Here is an opportunity to join us as a Technical Project Manager - Product Cost where you will be able to combine your technical background and your interest in new transport solutions.

Who are we?
We are now hiring for a Technical Project Manager to drive projects in Product Cost and Planning, Data and Simulations supporting Volvo Group Trucks Technology.

At Data and Simulations, we are driving the development of tools and methods to improve the overall R&D efficiency. We are passionate about embracing and mastering digital technologies to support overall Volvo Group mission. We are in an exciting digital transformation to enable a data-driven organization with optimal usage of digital solutions and services at scale. If you are passionate about developing solutions that drive innovation, quality, performance, and customer value, then you will fit right in!

In this position, you will be part of an experienced team of Project Managers, Digital Product Managers (DPMs) and Business Analysts.

The product Cost and Planning portfolio consists of a diverse range of IT-solutions, supporting Product Cost & Controlling, Planning, Portfolio and Project Management at Volvo Group. You will operate in a truly global context, with stakeholders across several Business Areas and Truck Divisions.
  • Finance systems - Product cost & controlling
  • Product strategy systems
  • PowerBI solutions
  • R&D project and portfolio management
What will you do?
As a Technical Project Manager :-
  • You will manage time plans, scope, cost, quality and work with project and product risk management, and you will lead the work to ensure robust risk mitigation plans securing business value in delivery
  • You will manage a project team with both business and IT resources
  • You will drive the dialogue with business representatives to understand their needs and secure the translation into concrete deliverables that create business value
  • You will drive the dialogue with Volvo Group Digital & IT, to secure IT development and deliveries
  • You will lead change management activities to ensure successful deployment and rollout of new methods and IT solutions
Who we are looking for?
  • Experience from and knowledge of IT development in Process and IT projects
  • At least 3 years of Project Management experience in automotive industry
  • Experience from working in an agile delivery organization
  • Excellent stakeholder management and communication skills
  • As we work in a global organization, it is important to have a good command of the English language
Applicants shall have university degree in either engineering, business, IT or other relevant university background or the equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge.

In this role, you will report to the Group Manager for Product cost and Planning, Data and Simulation in Volvo Group Trucks Technology.

We Value Your Wellbeing
Volvo Group believes in diversity, equity, and inclusion and offers a safe environment to grow. Use your open mind and can-do attitude to help us steer our transportation solutions toward a more sustainable tomorrow.

About Volvo Group
Every day across the globe, our trucks, buses, engineers, construction equipment, and financial services make modern life possible.

We offer an ethical culture dedicated to caring about others and the world in which we live. We are committed to shaping the future landscape of efficient and sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions to leave it in better shape for the next generation.

We are actively working to establish teams that will take maximum advantage of the strength in different knowledge, experience, age, gender, and nationality, etc. We do believe that well-balanced working groups increase group dynamics, creativity, and new approaches to solutions. Doesn’t this sound like an amazing opportunity?

Don't wait to send in your application. If you would like to know more about the position, you are welcome to contact:
Henrik Berntsson - GTT DS Product cost and Planning

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 Technology provides Volvo Group Trucks and Business Area's with state-of-the-art research, cutting-edge engineering, product planning and purchasing services, as well as aftermarket product support. With Volvo Group Trucks Technology you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

We want to get to know you

Application Process


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