Volvo Group Manager Customer Adaptation Design in Göteborg, Sweden

Imagine yourself working in a truly global environment for a company that really believes that people are its driving force, fostering a culture of trust, passion and true customer focus. If this might be what you are looking for – keep reading!

Within Volvo Group Trucks Operations we are now looking for you who have a passion for business and for always going that extra mile for your customers. Within the area of Customer Adaptation we are now hiring our new design manager! As the Manager of Customer Adaptation Design you are leading a design team, with the main task being to support specific design changes requested from our customers.

This is us, your new colleagues

The Customer Adaptation is an important strategic area with the aim to support truck sales. We work actively and cross functionally with our counterparts both within sales, purchasing, research and development, as well as internally within the production organization. The role is part of the Customer Adaptation Management team and reports directly to Director Customer Adaptation.

Within the Customer Adaptation team we share a cooperative, supportive and open atmosphere. Our Management Team drives the operation with care for our collaborators, colleagues and customers.

What are your new Challenges and Responsibilities?

In this role, you will be securing that your team delivers according to commitments within the capacity and resources of the team. You will set and follow-up the team’s KPI’s, being a part of the Customer Adaptation strategy. As the Manager Customer Adaptation Design, you will support your team in adapting to future technological challenges, as well as work with change management and testing new ideas, driving operational excellence.

In this role, you will be a bridge for communication, assuring top-down and bottom-up distribution of information. You will work in accordance with our Code of Conduct, to support and drive cross-functional way of working.

Are you our new colleague?

To be a good match in our team, you are a team-oriented leader with the courage and integrity needed to drive and implement changes as well as people development. As a person, you are open with a multi-cultural mind-set, organized and able to motivate and inspire others. You are eager to learn quickly when facing new problems, analysing areas for improvements and quickly adapting to changes.

To join us we see that you have:

  • A relevant education (preferably university degree)

  • A passion for business and a customer-oriented mind-set

  • Understanding of industrial and market environment

  • High interest in technology development and strategic product changes

  • Good VPS knowledge

  • Fluent English and Swedish

Diversity and inclusiveness are important to us within Customer Adaptation. That is why we would like to create teams with a good mixture of male/female, different personal backgrounds and ages in our operations. We are looking forward to reading your application!

For further information please contact:

Nasim Peyrovan Ahlström, Customer Adaptation Director, Tuve Plant, phone: +46 31 3233226

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 and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group Trucks Operations encompasses all production of the Group’s engines and transmissions, as well as all production of Volvo, Renault and Mack trucks. The organization is responsible for spare parts supplies to the Group's customers as well as for designing, operating and optimizing logistics and supply chain for all brands, production facilities and distribution centers where the Volvo Group operates. In Volvo Group Trucks Operations you will be part of a diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Auto req ID

93587BR

Entity

Group Trucks Operations

State/Province

Västra Götaland

City/Town

Göteborg

Employment/Assignment Type

Regular

Travel Required (Maximum)

Occasional

Last application date

29-Mar-2019

Functional Area

Manufacturing Engineering

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran