Senior Buyers to Polestar

Senior Buyers to Polestar

Polestar is the new electric performance brand of Volvo Cars. Here at Polestar, the product is at the center of everything we do and we are obsessed with refining everything, whether it be a chassis component, a carbon fiber solution or typography. Everything at Polestar is created with this same uncompromising attention to detail.
Now, were looking for their next stars in Purchasing. If you are a Senior Buyer within the automotive bransch this could be the next chapter for you!

Information om uppdraget

We are now searching for two new Senior Buyers to Polestar. One of Electrical and Electronic and software, the other of Electrical Propulsion System. Be sure to be clear about these experiences in your CV.
  • A position in an international organization
  • The possibility to work with an exciting and innovative product
  • The possibility to become an important part of the Purchasing-department
As consultant at Academic Work you are offered a great opportunity to grow as a professional, extend your network and establish valuable contacts for the future. Read more about our offer.

  • Collaborate with group platforms and develop the supplier base to meet cost, quality and on time delivery, and develop new suppliers to meet project objectives
  • Strive for cost savings opportunities and global purchasing KPIs in line with company
  • Develop global sourcing strategy for dedicated commodities and maximize the localization in China
  • Collaborate with project team and ensure procurement deliveries according to project requirements
  • Design, optimization and adaptations of the sourcing process based on the current performance, stakeholder needs and overall business objective
  • Collaborate with group company purchasing team, team up cross functions and align strategical action plans
  • Proactively drive Polestar to reach Quality, Cost and Delivery demands in respective projects and lessons learned
Vi söker dig som
  • At least 5 years experience from purchasing within the automotive industry
  • University degree in engineering, business management or equivalent
  • Have strong project management skills
  • Excellent verbal communication and writing skills in English
  • Experience with hands on data driven business intelligence
  • Have an international mindset
It is meritorious if you:
  • Have previous experience of working at Volvo Cars (or Geely Group entity)
  • Have knowledge of VPDS, Volvo Cars Product Development System
  • Have strong knowledge of vehicle components of EPS (electrical propulsion system) or of EE&SW (Electrical and Electronic and software)
  • Cross culture and international experience (especially of China and UK)
As a person you have:
  • An ability to drive and complete tasks independently, task oriented and high driving spirit
  • A smart and nimble mind-set, with efficient working performance
  • A positive and passionate, nothing is impossible mind-set, good team player
Other information
  • Start: Immediately
  • Work extent: Full time
  • Location: Torslanda, Göteborg
  • Salary: Hourly monthly salary (Timbaserad månadslön)
  • Contact information: This recruitment process is conducted by Academic Work. It is a request from Polestar that all questions regarding the position is handled by
Academic Work.

Our selection process is continuous and the advert may close before the recruitment process is completed if we have moved forward to the screening or interview phase.
Mer info
Område Göteborgs stad
Yrkesroll Transport & Logistik, Inköp
Typ av anställning Heltid
Sista ansökningsdag Löpande (60 dagar kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

Polestar is defined by an ambition to be one of the foremost challenges in international performance cars and to develop the strengths of Volvo cars' basic construction. They are an electric performance car brand, determined to improve the society we live in. The focus is on uncompromised design and technology where passion and emotion drive them, while electricity and innovation drive their cars. Working with performance cars means achieving perfection in every detail, never leaving room for failure. On the other hand, success is also about rapid and continuous development, never resting, continuing to look for the optimal solutions in all aspects.