You want to make a difference. So do we. Want to join us on our exciting journey?
Volvo Cars is on an exciting journey, redefining the automotive experience by innovating to make people’s lives less complicated. We offer you a once-in-a-lifetime chance to make an impact in a company with unique opportunities to grow and make a true difference.
Who we are
Global Customer Service (GCS) is responsible for the development & delivery of world class and innovative Products, Services & Processes for the global Volvo Aftermarket business.
The Logistics Function within GCS is responsible for accessories and spare parts availability for Volvo Car Group markets all over the world. The responsibility includes the entire material flow from supplier to customer. The business is built up around a central warehouse in Gothenburg, China and US, as well as a number of supporting warehouses around the world. The Purchase Planning group is a part of Material Supply department within Parts Supply & Logistics. Currently we are approximately 40 employees, organised in four groups. We are now recruting for two permanent roles and a 12 month contract (or longer dependant on candidate availability) - so 3 roles in total.
What you’ll do
As a Purchase Planner you will play a key part of an agile team, whose main responsibility is that parts availability, delivery precision and stock value are optimized. In this role you will act as the official contact person between GCS Logistics and suppliers/stakeholders.
You will also be responsible for both Supplier development and improvement of internal processes.
Do you fit the profile?
We are looking for a service minded individual with excellent verbal and written communication skills both in English and Swedish. This role requires a fair bit of analysis of data therefore an interest and experience in this area will be key to the success in this role. A degree (M.Sc. in Industrial Engineering and Management, or equivalent) is advantageous and so is experience in logistics and leading projects
How to learn more and apply
For questions about the positions please contact Marina Stanisic at firstname.lastname@example.org or Rickard Holm at email@example.com For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Frida McMahon on firstname.lastname@example.org. We want your application at the latest 21st of November 2018. Please note that applications via email will not be accepted.
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.