Project purchaser for Powertrain components

Project purchaser for Powertrain components

Scania genomgår nu en transformation från att vara en leverantör av lastbilar, bussar och motorer till en leverantör av kompletta och hållbara transportlösningar.

Purchasing is responsible for the procurement of products and services for all of Scania’s units around the world. Purchasing responsibility is centralized at Södertälje. To cope with the challenges we face, we are now looking for new staff who are interested in business and technology and who want to help develop the Scania of the future.

Do you want to work 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 project responsibility for your own segments could be the next step in your career. The department Purchasing Powertrain buys products for our global truck, bus and engine production and is currently in an intensive period with a lot of projects, many of them carried out together with colleagues within the VW group. We are looking for a committed team member interested in business and new technologies, such as electrification, so we can continue to deliver sustainable solutions to our customers.

Your duties

In the role as Project Purchaser for Powertrain components you are responsible for optimization of technology, quality, delivery and cost for new components within the Powertrain Component segment projects. Focus will be on challenging and developing design together with R&D and suppliers to ensure implementation of the parts in production.

You lead the discussion with the suppliers all the way from concept development until start of production and have a key role in request for quotations, technical discussions, cost analysis, order placement and industrialization.

You take an active role both in pre-development and industrialization projects to find the best technical and commercial solution for Scania. The work gives a great opportunity to work with new technology both within mechanical and electronical areas. You work cross functionally together with representatives from Product Development, Quality, Production and After Sales.

Your profile

We are looking for someone who is commercial, result oriented, has strong ability to take initiative, are able to

handle multiple open cases and has the ability to look ahead and think strategically. You are good at maintaining relationships and enjoy having many contacts both internally and with our suppliers. We expect you to be an engineer or business graduate with a several year’s experience within purchasing or engineering working with supplier developed components. As the role involves a large international network and travel, you will need to be proficient in both written and spoken Swedish and English. Other language skills are an advantage.

We offer

An interesting and challenging job where there is plenty of scope for new ideas. Our corporate culture is characterized 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. We offer Scania employees and their families free access to a complete fitness centre. If you live in Stockholm and work in Södertälje. we can offer you Scania Job Express, a direct bus that runs between Stockholm and Södertälje. You can also enjoy other benefits such as an option to sign an agreement for an employee car, performance bonuses, occupational pension, flexible working hours, lunch benefits at reduced prices and much more.

For further information

Please contact:

Paul Eriksson, Project Purchasing Manager, Drivetrain Components, +46 8 553 834 80 or Fredrik Michelin, Project Purchasing Manager, Engine Components, +46 8 553 508 08


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 and we need your application no later than 2nd of July . Job Id 20180919

We look forward to receiving your application.
Mer info
Område Södertälje
Yrkesroll Transport & Logistik, Inköp
Typ av anställning Heltid
Sista ansökningsdag 2 juli (7 dagar kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

Scania är en världsledande leverantör av transportlösningar. Tillsammans med våra partners och kunder leder vi övergången till ett hållbart transportsystem. Under 2016 levererade vi 73 100 lastbilar, 8 300 bussar samt 7 800 industri- och marinmotorer till våra kunder. Vi omsatte närmare 104 miljarder kronor, varav 20 procent utgjordes av servicerelaterade tjänster. Scania grundades 1891 och finns idag representerat i mer än 100 länder, och har drygt 46 000 medarbetare. Forskning och utveckling är koncentrerad till Sverige, med filialer i Brasilien och Indien. Produktion sker i Europa, Latinamerika och Asien, med regionala produktcentra i Afrika, Asien och Eurasien. Scania ingår i Volkswagen Truck & Bus. För ytterligare information, besök