Project Manager Purchasing, Excavator (m/f/d)

Volvo Construction Equipment, Purchasing in Konz is looking for a
Project Manager Purchasing, Excavator (m/f/d)
In this position, you will lead and support AE projects, NPD projects (class III, class II, class I and class 0) and cost reduction projects in the Purchasing function and thereby work in the PPD Project Excavator team in Purchasing, in Region Europe.
Main Tasks and Responsibilities
  • Lead and be responsible for Purchasing related activities within NPD projects, Advanced Engineering projects and cost initiatives with a focus on QDCF
  • Represent Purchasing in cross functional teams
  • Secure that Purchasing requirements are considered and fulfilled in all project phases
  • Responsible for, that Purchasing contributors fulfil their “Volvo CE project model” deliverables and tasks
  • Assign responsible buyer to new parts
  • Responsible for Purchasing overall cost targets on new purchased parts
  • Responsible for planning and follow-up all new parts until first serial delivery with the help of the New Parts List (NPL)
  • Coordination with “sub-delivered projects” into main projects
  • Secure Supplier Integration in Project Development (SIPD) in early phases in NPD projects and in AE initiatives
  • Work with Common Architecture and Shared Technology (CAST) together with stakeholders in Konz and Changwon
  • Define business requirements and stakeholder needs
  • Collaborate with Buyer-, Supplier Development Engineer- and all Commodity roles
  • Demand resources from Technology to be able to meet QDCF-targets
  • Secure documented gate passing and sign-off with Purchasing PPD Director and Purchasing Site Manager

Your Profile
  • Engineering degree (Bachelor or Master) or equivalent
  • Proven procurement process and development project knowledge
  • Fluent communication in English (orally and written), German language is a plus
  • Self-driven personality and ability to lead people within the organization without owning the resources
  • Integration, scope and time management as well as good negotiation skills
  • Familiar with SAP (FM), MS Excel and MS Powerpoint
  • QDCF business mindset
  • Communication and stakeholder management as well as good presentation skills
  • Excellent understanding of project management methodology
  • Priority settings and customer focus
  • Building effective teams and excellent team working skills and inclusive mindset
  • Willingness to travel occasional

If you are interested, please apply online.
Please note: There is already a preferred candidate identified.

Om oss

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Construction Equipment is a global company driven by passion, curiosity and by our purpose: to build the world we want to live in. We believe that only through imagination and teamwork can we develop a world that is cleaner, smarter and more connected. Our company culture reflects this belief through the care and trust it places in our customers, employees and suppliers. People are at the heart of our business. It is through our strong network of talented, enquiring and innovative minds that we have been able to pave the way towards a more sustainable future. The global construction industry is our arena and our employees are our greatest assets.

We can only continue to stand out as industry leaders through the people driving us forwards. Come be a part of our team and help us build tomorrow.

Vi vill lära känna dig



Ett bekräftelsemail skickas till dig efter att du färdigställt din ansökan. Du kan uppdatera din profil även efter inskickad ansökan.


Om du blir kallad till en intervju informerar vi dig kring ansökningsprocessens samtliga delmoment såsom andra intervju, tester och referenstagning.


Samtliga kandidater blir informerade när den sökta tjänsten är tillsatt. Du kan välja ifall du önskar behålla ditt CV i vår databas för att få förslag på andra jobb som matchar din profil.


Vid anställningsstart genomgår du en introduktion som syftar till att på kort tid få dig att bli en del av ditt nya team samt börja kunna genomföra dina nya arbetsuppgifter på bästa möjliga sätt.


Liknande jobb