Purchasing Manager Liaison Office

Arbetsgivare: CEVT AB, Purchasing
Arbetsort: Göteborg
Publiceringdatum: 2018-07-12

If you share our passion for engineering and innovation, and want to work in a global organisation that embraces diversity, CEVT could be the right place for you.

We currently have the following job opening;

Purchasing Manager Liaison Office

As a Purchasing Manager Liaison Office, you will be responsible to foster the relationship between Purchasing Department Direct Material located in China with R&D Line organization located in Sweden.

Successfully manage and complete all Purchasing deliverables in support of the vehicle development. Automotive business is currently undergoing a transformation to meet future requirement and customer demands. The Liaison role is therefore of a challenging nature involving a considerable amount of perception, initiative and a high level of independent judgment.

The role will require traveling and a close co-operation with China, and you will report to the Vice President for Program Purchasing & Liaison Office located at CEVT, in Sweden.

Responsibilities and tasks

- Key person bridging R&D Sweden and Geely Purchasing, China.
- Actively develop and support the sourcing activities to ensure implementation of strategy and to achieve targets and full global leverage.
- Work and collaborate with the key stakeholders to meet various gates and launches thru the project(s).
- Establish and maintain effective relationships with relevant stakeholders and suppliers.
- Participate in cross functional teams where business needs are, i.e Sweden, China
- Role requires flexibility that might require “special assignments” outside the role.
- Support, drive, establish actionplans etc – to ensure resolution on supplier issues.
- Support in various negotiations; commercial, time related challenges, capacity, design changes and establish final agreements.

Profile and Background

- 5-10 years Purchasing experience from the automotive industry
- International experience is a requirement
- University degree in business, engineering or equivalent work experience
- Ability to manage multiple tasks and establish effective team priorities
- Strong interpersonal skills and sense of business acumen
- Strong work ethics and high integrity
- Experience working internationally – emphasis on European / Asian cultures
- Strong analytical and organizational skills – experience complex problem solving
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills in both Swedish and English. Ability to communicate in Mandarin is a plus.
- High level of self-initiative and ability to work with minimal Supervision
- Proven negotiation skills

What we offer
CEVT offers you an exciting and challenging job in a fast growing and developing company. We are a diverse and dynamic team, appreciating the competence and experience all our employees bring to table. We offer you an innovative atmosphere and culture of team spirit where sharing knowledge and finding new ways to tackle our challenges together is key.

If you have an open mindset to new innovative ways of working and want to be part of a global and agile team, you might be our next colleague. Welcome with your application today.

Developing Cars for a different tomorrow. CEVT is an innovation center for the future cars of the Geely Group with the purpose of being at the forefront of new developments in the automotive industry. The whole industry is now undergoing a transformation with new ways of thinking about the car as a product. CEVT is a fast growing, fast moving and exciting company where no day is like the other – where the challenges of tomorrow is on our working table today.

CEVT currently consists of some 2000 people with offices in Gothenburg and Trollhättan in Sweden. CEVT currently works on projects for the car brands Volvo Cars, Geely Auto and Lynk & Co. CEVT is a subsidiary of Zhejiang Geely Holding Group. For more information about CEVT, go to www.cevt.se


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Om lön

Monthly salary

Om anställningsvillkor

100%. Tillträde: As soon as possible
Camilla Berger, Vice President, Telefonnummer: +46 729 88 85 95
Theres Svenssons gata 7
CEVT AB, Purchasing
Theres Svenssons gata 7
41755 Göteborg
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