Apprenticeship BAC+5 Project & Commodity Buyer Fluid Management H/F

Volvo Trucks (Lyon, France) Publié il y a 5 jours
Position Description

Now is the time to join a progressive team with a strong culture, positive mind-set and high energy that continues to redefine what is possible. Volvo Group Trucks Purchasing provides competitive advantages to the Volvo Group by selecting high performing suppliers to deliver the best possible products and services that add real business value.

Within Powertrain Base Engine Purchasing, Fluid Management Powertrain, we are looking for a 1 Apprenticeship Buyer located in Lyon, France.

This part-time apprenticeship one-year mission will start 1 st September 2021. Duration and modalities could be adjusted based on your school’s constraints.

The Fluid Management Powertrain team consists of 6 strong professionals and is accountable for all the operational and project activities within Europe and lead the strategic activities globally. Within the team, we have structured the work around 4 segments commodities: Pump & Thermostat, Oil separator, filtration, Oil filter housing, cooling system & oil system valves.

As Buyer, you will be accountable for the QDCFTSR* of the supplier base on the respective segments by using the tools and purchasing/cross functional network during production and after production for revenue segments.

*QDCFTSR: Quality, Delivery, Cost, Feature, Technology, Sustainability and Risk Management

Core Responsibilities
  • Contribute to segment strategies & be an active member in the global network of buyers.
  • Secure implementation of agreements with suppliers
  • Perform daily purchasing activities related to production orders, logistics and financial flows to the suppliers
  • Drive all relevant activities to deliver on QDCFTSR* targets
  • Monitor, identify and mitigate risks in cooperation with Supplier Quality & Delivery team
  • Support product/processes changes

We are looking for a strong and flexible team player, eager to learn and improve.
You have a can-do approach: you have a positive mindset, high level of energy, and you are ready to tackle challenges, not afraid to take ownership and accountability.
You like to do business, you demonstrate superior communication skills and you are comfortable in cross-functional and multi-cultural set-up.
You enjoy managing many parallel activities and you have a target oriented approach.

  • Financial analysis
  • Cost Management
  • Negotiations
  • Project Management
  • Production and Supply Chain
  • Quality Management
  • Legal Management
You are following an engineering or business school academic training, targeting a Master of Science or Business Administration, you are fluent in English.

Former experience in Purchasing, technical background and automotive experience are considered as assets.

The Volvo Group in France has been awarded the "Happy Trainees" label for the fifth consecutive year, rewarding companies where it is good to carry out an internship or work-study programme.
We also obtained the "Great Place to Work" label awarded to the best companies where the employee experience is based on trust in relationships and equality for all.

If you too would like to be one of our Happy Trainees, apply!

Please submit your application in English. We are waiting for YOU !

Contact us directly:
Anna Cros:
Yoann Serve:

Apprenticeship BAC+5 Project & Commodity Buyer Fluid Management H/F

Postuler sur le site de l'entreprise
Back to search page