Senior Purchaser for Commodity Interior at Scania Purchasing – Cab & Electronics

Senior Purchaser for Commodity Interior at Scania Purchasing – Cab & Electronics

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

Are you attracted to the prospect of working as a senior commodity purchaser in a dynamic, commercial and international environment? Do you have the ability to understand and set global strategies for your product segments? Then Scania Global Purchasing could be the next step in your career.

The team members of Purchasing Cab and Electronics - Interior are working in a dynamic environment where the development of Cab components to Scania products is running fast and requirements both on the products and our suppliers are increasing.

Your activities

As a Commodity Purchaser you are accountable for the strategies and targets within one of Scania purchasing’s most interesting segments with high turnover, complex parts & technologies and great commercial cost improvement opportunities. This is a great opportunity for the right person to further develop their skills.

You will have a lead role in the purchasing 3-ring with a team of quality managers and project purchasers where you will support and align activities to ensure that the strategies are implemented.

You will be working closely together with other functions at Scania, such as R&D, where your ability to cooperate with others will be important to reach common goals.

In your daily work you will also negotiate terms and conditions with suppliers, coordinate and align activities closely with purchasing colleagues in the TRATON and Volkswagen group, perform strategic nominations of new business together with your project purchasing colleagues as well as working to align and improve processes within the area of Cab Interior.

Your profile

You are a person who likes to take the lead in working with others and is interested in developing your leadership skills further. You are probably proactive, structured, organized, flexible, take own initiatives, are able to handle multiple open cases, have a strong commercial but also technical interest and like to work with supplier relationship management and succeed in negotiations. You have at least 3 years of purchasing experience, are ready to take on a more senior role with strategic mindset and share your knowledge with others.

As the role involves a large international network and travelling, you are fluent in writing and speaking English. Other language skills are an advantage.

You like to work with cross functions and represent Purchasing in a way where we are a respected partner which delivers as promised and according to targets in a professional way. Would you find it interesting to work on management presentations where your recommendations made clear and you have the possibility to provide essential information to make the right decisions for strategical key areas.

Your work includes a lot of interactions at different levels, both internally and cross-functionally, it is important that you have the ability to collaborate and build trust and are clear in your communication with others. You should have high integrity with a good judgment and can adapt to work according to Scania’s company culture.

We offer

We offer an interesting and challenging job with a high pace. 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.

Also, we offer a team where the employees are happy to work at Scania, proud to represent our company and enjoy working together. The team itself has members of different backgrounds, competences and skills where we cooperate by working together to enable all the knowledge to be shared in the best way. We strive for a climate where opinions and knowledge is openly shared within the team without any sense of prestige.

For the right person who takes responsibility for their own development Scania offers many different ways to an exciting career in Sweden or Internationally, at Purchasing or other function, Specialist or leadership - you choose!

For further information

Please contact Fernando Ventura, Manager Commodity Interior, +46 700 81 3828.


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 web site as soon as possible and no later than 30th of November. Selection will be done continously. Job Id 20194337

We look forward to receiving your application.
Mer info
Område Södertälje
Yrkesroll Ekonomi, Inköpare
Typ av anställning Heltid
Sista ansökningsdag 30 nov 2019 (15 dagar 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 2018, we delivered 88,000 trucks, 8,500 buses as well as 12,800 industrial and marine engines to our customers. Net sales totalled to over SEK 137 billion, of which about 20 percent were services-related. Founded in 1891, Scania now operates in more than 100 countries and employs some 52,000 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 SE. For more information visit: