Project purchaser for powertrain components

Project purchaser for powertrain components

Scania is now undergoing a transformation from being a supplier of trucks, buses and engines to a supplier of complete and sustainable transport solutions.

Do you want to work in a dynamic, commercial and international environment with great development possibilities? Then Scania Global Purchasing could be the next step in your career.

The department Powertrain Purchasing buy products for our global truck, bus and engine production. Currently we are in an intensive period with a lot of new projects, many of them carried out together with colleagues within the global VW / Traton group. We are looking for a committed team member interested in business and new technologies, so we can continue to deliver sustainable solutions to our customers.

Your duties

In this Standard Complexity role as Project Purchaser for Powertrain Components you are responsible for optimization of new components in terms of Cost, Quality, Timeline and Technology.

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

The work gives a great opportunity to work with new technology and commercial strategies. You will also build a broad network since you work cross functionally together with representatives from Product Development, Quality, Production, Logistics 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 at the same time look ahead and think strategically. You are good at maintaining relationships and enjoy having many contacts both internally and with our suppliers, and you have good presentation skills. We expect you to be an engineer or business graduate with a some years’ experience within purchasing or engineering, preferable in the automotive industry. As the role involves a large international network and travel, you will need to be proficient in both written and spoken English. Other language skills are an advantage.

We offer

An interesting and challenging job where there is plenty of room 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 to broaden your skills 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: Fredrik Michelin, Project Purchasing Manager, Powertrain 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. Please apply through our website HR InLine/Scania Job Search at Scania as soon as possible and no later than March 20th Job Id 20183821

We look forward to receiving your application.
Mer info
Område Södertälje
Yrkesroll Transport & Logistik, Inköp
Typ av anställning Heltid, Tillsvidareanställd
Sista ansökningsdag 20 mars (1 dag kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

Scania is a world-leading provider of transport solutions. Together with our partners and customers we are driving the shift towards a sustainable transport system. In 2017, we delivered 82 500 trucks, 8 300 buses as well as 8 500 industrial and marine engines to our customers. Net sales totalled nearly SEK 120 billion, of which about 20 percent were services-related. Founded in 1891, Scania now operates in more than 100 countries and employs some 49 000 people. Research and development are concentrated in Sweden, with branches in Brazil and India. Production takes place in Europe, Latin America and Asia, with regional production centres in Africa, Asia and Eurasia. Scania is part of Traton Group. For more information visit