Senior Buyer

Senior Buyer


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.

We have bold targets when it comes to innovation, sustainability and customer experience, and we’re developing new technologies to lead in safety, autonomous driving and electrification.
If you are a person with passion, energy, business sense and the drive to innovate and together with other talented people want to change the world as we know it and create a new future for mobility, we have a place for you!

What we do

At Software and Electronics we now searching for a Senior Buyer within the area of AD/ADAS (Autonomous Drive and Automated Driver Assist System).
A developing and challenging area there you together with a team located globally, (Gothenburg, Charleston, Silicon Valley, Shanghai, and Prague), and other stakeholders such as R&D, Strategy & Business Owners, Manufacturing & Logistics, can shape the future and contribute to a personal, greener and safer mobility.

What will you do

This roll is critical for Volvo Cars to be the leader as a premium mobility provider and in this role, you are expected to develop and deploy future strategies within the segment.
Secure launches of new projects and the running business in terms of quality and capacity.
Ensure implementation of contractual commercial reductions.
Actively contribute to cost saving activities and lead negotiations for a more competitive and sustainable value chain
In this role travelling to a certain extent is part of the job.

Do you fit the profile?

To fit in this complex area, we look for a person, which is a true collaborator, result driven and curious!
You have great negotiation and communication skills
You have a strong business acumen.
You have the ability to handle parallel projects, like challenges and are focused on setting and reaching goals. You are motivated and creative in order to find new solutions and opportunities and dare to challenge the status quo.
You are a strong team player who are honest and with high integrity and actively work with self-development. You are proficient in English, both spoken and written.
You have a commercial or technical degree or equivalent professional experience.
You have experience working within purchasing or sales, preferably within the automotive industry.

How to learn more and apply
For questions about the position please contact Dimitrios Merkouris, Senior Procurement Manager AD/ADAS, email, tel +46 729 66 99 94
For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Maria Westermark,
We want your application February 20th 2020 at the latest but selection will be running continuously.
Please note that applications via email will not be accepted.

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
  • Heltid
  • Fast månads- vecko- eller timlön
  • Publicerat: 4 februari 2020
  • Ansök senast: 5 mars 2020


Volvo Torslanda


Dept. 62320/HA1N
Göteborg, 40531

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