Volvo Group Manager Logistic Development in Eskilstuna, Sweden

Position Description

Customer Solutions Global Logistics is looking for a temporary manager for the Logistics Development department, replacing the present manager during her maternity leave, for approximately one year.

In this role you will be responsible for developing the parts and attachment supply chain globally and drive improvements of order- and dealer inventory management processes based on regional requirements. You will drive and support the execution of global strategic logistic initiatives as well as support regional strategic activities.

You will be the line manager for a team of 6 persons and report to Director Global Logistics.

Main Tasks/ Responsibilities

  • Drive and support the execution of global strategic logistic initiatives as well as support regional strategic activities

  • Manage logistic development road-map and follow up

  • Support and develop Volvo CE Dealer Inventory Management processes enabling dealers to provide best in class over the counter availability.

  • Support and develop Volvo CE Dealer Parts ordering processes and secure responsiveness to questions.

  • Support development of the APS (attachments) solution both material management processes and secure responsivnes to regional questions

  • Manage logistic key projects

  • Create a strong interface and effective workflow with Regions, ITS and GTO LS

Key Skills

  • Holistic view and customer focused

  • Analytical skills combined with excellent communication and presentation skills

  • Achievement driven, ability to drive change

  • Ability to work in a cross functional and cross border organization

  • Commercial understanding

  • Ability to lead and motivate

  • Excellent relationship management skills

Education/Professional Qualifications

  • Experience from working with logistics and/or service market

  • University degree in Logistics or other equivalent formal education

  • English, fluently spoken and written

  • Managerial experince is an advantage

For further information, please contact:

Director Global Logistics, Gudrun Björnsdottir +46 16 541 5829

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

71141BR

Entity

Volvo Construction Equipment

State/Province

Södermanland

City/Town

Eskilstuna

Employment/Assignment Type

Temporary

Travel Required (Maximum)

Occasional

Last application date

31-May-2017

Functional Area

Sales