Trainee (H/F) BAC+5 Junior Buyer

Trainee (H / F) BAC + 5 Junior Buyer
Position Description
With this apprenticeship, you will have the opportunity to learn from academic knowledge and skills how it works in a professional environment. This journey will support your career goals through contact with professionals in their field of study. If you join our Cab purchasing team, you will work in an international business oriented team. Soft skills, high energy and a positive mindset are key assets for succeeding in this position, across a diverse, multicultural team.
  • Support a senior buyer in his day to day activities on a portfolio of chemical (Pre-treatment and paint)
  • Follow project progression (meetings, actions)
  • Manage activities related to supplier relationships
  • Analysed key components of the supply chain (suppliers, processes and spend, etc.)
  • Perform purchasing and sourcing activities, such as RFI’s (Request For Information), and RFQ’s (Request For Quotation) if needed
  • Participate in supplier and internal team meetings
Educational Requirements
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled and pursuing a Master degree. All fields are welcome to apply, as purchasing is diverse, and different perspectives are essential for success.
Skills needed to succeed in this role
  • Be curious and open minded!
  • Be logical and have good analytical skills
  • Proficiency in English language is a must
  • Solution oriented mindset
  • Customer focus
  • Already a basis negotiator but with a strong focus to be the best one.

IT Skills
  • Microsoft Office Suite: Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • New software will be learned during the trainee as GPS, CSDB….

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. We aim at being the most admired employer in the industry by attracting and engaging the best people.

Volvo Group Purchasing has 125 BSEK in Purchasing annual spend and 2,550 suppliers in serial production. Only for the truck business, 2 billion truck parts were delivered to 40 plants around the world. By scouting and working with high performing suppliers, we deliver the best possible products and service that bring value to our customers. We support the Volvo Group’s mission ‘Driving prosperity through transport solutions’ by applying the principles of Code of Conduct and sustainable sourcing to the purchasing processes.

When you join Volvo Group Purchasing, you will become part of a global network with more than 1,300 professionals in 50 different sites across 25 countries. We offer unique opportunities for you to connect with people across functions, and we are passionate to accelerate your career through competence development.

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