Sourcing Manager for Steel and Raw material

Sourcing Manager for Steel and Raw material

Do you want to be part of shaping the future? Now you have a unique opportunity to join our journey toward production and purchase of fossil-free steel. As a commodity purchaser responsible for the steel and raw material you will work both with our present and the future business. This in order to impact the result of Scania’s long term profitability but also ensuring our position as a leader in sustainable transportation. If you are excited to join us in this, We would like to welcome you to our team!

Main mission

As a commodity buyer for steel and raw material, you will be responsible for the purchase of all the steel we press ourselves in our production units. As we are in changing times, the role will also include responsibility from purchasing side for of new sustainable development of fossil-free steel, a unique opportunity to be part of shaping the future. As a commodity purchaser for steel and raw material, you will handle steel in running production with the main goal to secure capacity. In your daily work, you will work closely with the suppliers and R&D through technical & commercial analysis of the complete business scope in each matter. At the same time, you will constantly challenge the current supplier base by having an overview working with optimization and trying to find cost savings. You will also lead and develop the strategy and collaboration of a 3-ring, which consists of colleagues from the project and quality teams.

Your profile

We are searching for a driven person with both a commercial understanding and analytical thinking. We believe you are structured and used to both organize and prioritize your own work. You have experience of earlier negotiations with good results. As a person, you find it easy to see the bigger picture and understand how the various steps are interconnected and can be managed in parallel to achieve the overall results. Scania has a truly global environment that we hope you will feel comfortable in and where you can work independently with our cross functions. Since you will be in contact with many people, internal Scania as well as suppliers you clearly communicate requirements and consequences and find it easy to argue your case and to put forward arguments and to be listened to. We also hope you get motivated to work towards tough goals.

We appreciate that you have:
  • A degree in engineering, business administration, or similar meriting experience, and have relevant Work experience from purchasing of 2-5 years
  • An ability to talk fluently in spoken and written English. Swedish is an advantage as well as other language skills
  • Good knowledge in Excel
  • A drivers license, it is seen as a merit
Our culture

Scanias culture is characterized by openness, diversity and respect for the individual. As our people are our most important resource, we invest in employee training and utilize the knowledge of our global work environment and personnel perspectives. We will give you the opportunity to develop your skills so you can grow with us if you are ready to take on this journey.


Please contact Michaela Arnquist, Commodity Manager Sheet Metal +46 8 553 51 604 or Ylva Ledin HR Business Partner, +46 8 553 80 653

Application and the next step

Your application should include a covering letter and CV. Please apply no later than 2021-08-22. Selection will be done continuously. No interviews will be performed or feedback given during w28-31 due to vacation period.
Mer info
Område Södertälje
Yrkesroll Ekonomi, Inköpare
Typ av anställning Heltid
Sista ansökningsdag 22 aug 2021 (29 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 2020, we delivered 66,900 trucks, 5,200 buses as well as 11,000 industrial and marine power systems to our customers. Net sales totalled to over SEK 125 billion, of which over 20 percent were services-related. Founded in 1891, Scania now operates in more than 100 countries and employs some 50,000 people. Research and development are mainly concentrated in Sweden. Production takes place in Europe and Latin America with regional product centres in Africa, Asia and Eurasia. Scania is part of TRATON GROUP.