Strategic Commodity Purchaser for Steering components

Om jobbet

Are you attracted to the prospect of working as a purchaser in a dynamic, commercial and international environment with a high tempo and great development possibilities? Then Scania Global Purchasing, where you have purchasing responsibility for your own segments could be the next step in your career.

For our Metal and Chassis department we are currently looking for a committed team member who is interested in business and new technology and wants to be involved in the development of Scania within the Volkswagen Truck & Bus.

Your duties

In the role as Commodity Purchaser for steering components you will work cross functionally within Scania and together with colleagues within the Volkswagen group to optimize the cost of sourced products and sourcing of new parts.

You will lead the strategic development of your segments and supplier base in a structured way to create the best possible business for Scania in both short and long term. You’ll be responsible for all commercial issues with regards to your suppliers and sourced material.

Your main task will consist of development of the supplier base, ensure delivery capacity, create business plans, handling inquiries, negotiate contracts and agreements in a international environment.

Your profile

We are looking for someone who is commercial, creative and result oriented. You are good with relationships and enjoy having many contacts both internally and externally. We expect you to be an engineer or business graduate with a few years work experience within a commercial role, preferably within purchasing.

As the role involves a large international network and some travel, you will need to be proficient in both written and spoken Swedish and English. Other language skills are an advantage.

We offer

We offer an interesting and challenging job where there is plenty of scope for new ideas. Our corporate culture is characterised by openness, diversity and respect for the individual. Employees are our most important resource, so we invest in training our employees and giving them the opportunity to broaden their skills in order to be able to grow with us.

If you think you fit this description and like the idea of joining a commercial and international environment with great opportunities for professional development, then we would love to hear from you. We look forward to receiving your application.

Further information

Please contact Carl-Johan Lööf (Head of Commodity Exhaust and Chassis Components), +46 (0)8 553 516 84.


Your application should include a CV, a cover letter and copies of any relevant certificates.

Selections and interviews will take place on an ongoing basis throughout the application period.

If you have problems, you can send your application to

Enter Scanias Job ID and the ad headline in the subject line. Attach your resume, cover letter and relevant copies. We also need your full name, Swedish identity number, address, e-mail and mobile number to make your application complete.
Transport & Logistik

8 dagar sedan

Sista ansökningsdag

8 jan

Om företaget

Scania is one of the world's leading manufacturers of trucks and buses for heavy transport, and of industrial and marine engines. A growing part of the business consists of maintenance and service, assuring Scania customers of cost-effective transport solutions and maximum uptime. Scania also offers financial services. Scania operates in about one hundred countries and has 42,000 employees. Research and development activities are concentrated in Sweden. Production takes place in Europe and South America, with facilities for global interchange of both components and complete vehicles. In 2014, invoiced sales totalled SEK 92.1 billion and net income after tax amounted to SEK 6 billion. Scania press releases are available at