Who are we?
Volvo Cars is a company on a mission; to bring traditional car manufacturing into a connected, sustainable and smart future.
Since 1927, we have been a brand known for our commitment to safety, creating innovative cars that make life less complicated for our consumers. In 2010, we decided to transform our business, resulting in a totally new generation of cars and technologies, as well as steady growth and record sales. Today, we’re expanding our global footprint in Europe, China and the US, and we’re on the lookout for new talent.
We are constantly pushing our own skills and abilities to drive change in the automobile industry like never before. We are looking for innovative, committed people to join us in this endeavour and create safe, sustainable and connected cars. We believe in the power of people and will challenge and support you to reach your full potential. Join us and be part of Volvo Cars’ journey into the future.

Nothing beats being part of positive change. We’re on a truly exciting journey, working together in a fast-paced global environment to break new ground in almost every aspect of our operations. Right now, we have an exciting job opening for you in Procurement.

At Procurement, you are part of a global team with the mission to develop and maintain a world-class supplier base. Ensuring the supply of materials and services - at the right cost, quality and technology is essential for the success of Volvo Car Group. Ultimately, it's all about cooperating with people inside and outside the company to create a superior experience for the people who buy and drive a Volvo.

What’s in it for you?

In this role, you will be managing Core system & Body Function components in the development, industrialization and running production phase.
You will be working in a cross functional team with other buyers, engineering, manufacturing, logistics and others. 
In this role, you will work with stakeholders & suppliers to understand your product/service, its market, supply base and innovation to find ways to increase value for Volvo Cars - including cost, quality, and sustainability.
By leading negotiations and building relationships with an international supplier base, you will be responsible for continuous improvement of the overall performance and competitiveness in the value chain. 
You will also be handling order management and capacity assurance.

Do you fit the profile?

We are looking for a person, who is commercial and result driven!

- like challenges and are focused on setting and reaching goals.
- are creative and motivated to find new solutions and opportunities,
- dare to challenge status quo, suppliers and our stakeholders.
- can handle parallel projects and see the whole picture of a business case,
- excellent in building relations both internally and externally
- are a strong team player who are honest and actively work with self-development.

To succeed in this role, you have a Business or Technical University degree (or equivalent).
You have experience from Commercial and/or Engineering work (3-8 year) including commercial negotiations and legal knowledge.
You also have a strong business acumen combined with high integrity and can prioritize your own work and always delivery on time.
Core System Category is considered as a global commodity, so excellent communication skills (written and oral) in both English and Swedish is a requirement.
Supplier relations are important, where your excellent communication skills, is a great ability. Daily negotiation is also one of your strongest area.
Experience from Procurement is meritorious.

How to learn more and apply

For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Susanne Pålsson
If you have questions about the recruitment process, please contact Recruiter Maria Westermark,
We want your application November13th, 2020, but selection will be running continuously.

Please note due to GDPR we only accept application via our Recruitment Tool.

Kontaktpersoner på detta företaget

Monica Willeborg
+46 31 333 60 50
Monica Willeborg
+46 729889406
Monica Willeborg
+46 729889419
Caroline Gasc
+46 729889406
Pontus Adolfsson
+46 729889422
Caroline Hallgren
+46 729889406
Elin Jurjaks
+46 729889408
Elin Jurjaks
+46 729889422
Pontus Adolfsson
+46 729889428
Karin Örtegren


  • Arbetsplats: Volvo Car Corporation
  • 1 plats
  • Tillsvidare
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  • Publicerat: 29 oktober 2020
  • Ansök senast: 13 november 2020


Volvo Torslanda


Dept. 62320/HA1N
Göteborg, 40531

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