Sourcing manager, Project purchaser, Sheet metal

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.

Your duties
Your main tasks will consist of managing purchasing activities and contacts with our suppliers of stamped sheet metal parts in for example inquiries, cost analysis, negotiations, technical discussions and introductions into serial production. Business travel is part of the job as we work closely together with our suppliers.

As a Project Purchaser, you will work cross-functionally within Scania’s organisation together with for example R&D, quality and production in the work with developing and industrialising new sheet metal products. You will play an important role in the projects by bringing the commercial perspective into the product development as well as handling both commercial and technical aspects with our suppliers.

You are also expected to work independently in your area of work and at the same time support and help other members of the team.

Your profile
We are looking for someone with a commercial and technical interest. You are motivated, positive and possess a good ability to create and maintain relations while working in an organised way. You probably have a university degree within Engineering or Finance and have minimum 2 years of experience from purchasing, R&D, project management or other relevant field. In addition, you should be capable of expressing yourself fluently in both spoken and written English.

You have a good balance between quality and quantity, as well as a “can-do” attitude.

If you think you fit this description and like the idea of joining a truly international environment with great opportunities for professional development, then we would love to hear from you! 

Additional information
If you have questions regarding this position, please contact Torbjörn Wallander, Project Purchasing Manager, Sheet Metal Project +46 (0)700 81 58 19. 

The application shall contain CV, application letter and certificates.
Please apply through our website HR Inline/Job search at Scania as soon as possible and no later than October 21th. Selections will be made on an ongoing basis throughout the advertising period. Job ID. 20193596

We are looking forward to receiving your application!

About the job

  • Title: Sourcing manager, Project purchaser, Sheet metal
  • Business area: Purchasing
  • Country: Sweden
  • City: Sodertalje
  • Last application date: 2019-11-03
  • Job Id: 20193596

About Scania

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: