Volvo Group Global Product Manager for Oils and Chemicals in Eskilstuna, Sweden

You will in this position be a part of Global Parts team within Volvo Construction Equipment Customer Solutions, which is responsible for the commercial drive of our parts offerings in the aftermarket. The diverse team is responsible for global strategies, global pricing, global marketing activities and to manage the maintenance and development of our parts product portfolio. Our offering shall enhance the total experience of owning and operating Volvo Construction Equipment. You will be responsible for the commodities Oils and Chemicals.

We are looking for a talented person with excellent networking skills, technical, commercial knowledge, a strong driving force and an interest for interacting with people in different positions from different cultures. Broad technical knowledge about construction machines and the ability to manage deliverables for many projects simultaneously is an advantage as well as project management experience.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Drive and manage global strategic and operational activities related to designated portfolio

  • Define and implement product strategies in close coordination with S&M Regions, Technology, Purchasing and other Global functions

  • Further develop commercial offers in close co-operation with S&M Regions

  • Introduce new chemicals (including lubricants) by using the CRIG-routine

  • Define main features and benefits of the portfolio and give input to global marketing for communication and training packages

  • Lead the Cross Functional Team for Lubricants and Chemicals

  • Actively maintain contact with Volvo CE preferred lubricant suppliers

  • Actively maintain contact with GTT Advanced Technology and Research (ATR)

  • Actively maintain contact with IPS buyers for chemicals

  • Actively maintain contact with Lubricant responsible at Technology to ensure alignment with the Aftermarket product range

  • Assist S&M Regions with introduction and marketing of the chemical product range

Competences:

  • Strong commercial mind-set

  • Relevant degree in engineering and/or business or comparable experience

  • Experience from the Oils and Chemicals area is a merit

  • Broad technical knowledge is a preferred asset

  • Customer focused

  • Experience with supplier contacts

  • Analytic and methodological approach

  • Self-motivated and able to set right priorities to deliver work on time

  • Strong drive combined with excellent communication and networking skills

  • Able to work with different tasks in parallel

  • High proficiency in English written and spoken is required, other languages are qualifying

  • Experience of the construction industry business is an asset

  • Experience with project coordination is a plus

Please submit the application in English.

For further information about the position, please contact:

Min Ren, Manager Service Parts, phone; +46 16 541 87 25

Union representatives:

John Sjöberg, Unionen, phone; +46 16 541 58 97

Hanna Börjesson, Akademikerna, phone; +46 16 541 46 79

About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.

With Volvo Construction Equipment , one of the world’s leading providers of products and services to the construction industry under the brands Volvo, SDLG and Terex Trucks, you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Auto req ID

70782BR

Entity

Volvo Construction Equipment

State/Province

Södermanland

City/Town

Eskilstuna

Employment/Assignment Type

Regular

Travel Required (Maximum)

Occasional

Last application date

28-May-2017

Functional Area

Aftermarket