Scania Purchasing is hiring buyers for our entry level positions

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

Next year some of our current Buyers will take on new challenges in purchasing and therefore we are looking for new employees to fill their positions.

Being a purchaser at Scania involves coordination and cooperation with our purchasing colleagues at other Scania sites in the world, as well as within the VW Group, to ensure that we capture synergies in every sourcing decision. The role involves daily contacts both with suppliers, but also with other functions at Scania who are using the products and services that we procure. The office is located in Södertälje, but the position may also require some travel to Scania’s and VW Group’s various units and suppliers around the world.

We are looking for You who are a graduate student or have a couple of years of work experience. You manage technical question, but have a great interest to convert this into commercial negotiations and thrives to learn how to do business.

Your profile
To succeed you need to be structured, analytical, and curious with a willingness to learn. You are communicative and dare to challenge yourself, our current way of working and the supplier base. You should be able to express yourself fluently in both spoken and written English and Swedish. You probably have a university degree in a technical or economic field. You could also have a vocational education and some experience from procurement/purchasing.

We offer an interesting and challenging job where there is plenty of scope for new ideas. 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.

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

We look forward to receiving your application.

For further information
Note that you need to register your application in our recruitment system. Due to GDPR we cannot process applications outside the system. So do not e-mail any applications.

Specific questions directly concerning the position can be sent to Anders Larsson, Manager Project Master: anders.x.larsson@scania.com

Application
Your application should include a CV, cover letter and copies of your Diploma or other grades or certificates. Please note that we will close for Christmas from December 21st to January 6th. Last application date is January 7th. Job ID: 20194684

About the job

  • Title: Scania Purchasing is hiring buyers for our entry level positions
  • Business area: Purchasing
  • Country: Sweden
  • City: Sodertalje
  • Last application date: 2020-01-07
  • Job Id: 20194684

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: www.scania.com.