Purchasing Analyst in Logistics Purchasing
Volvo Construction Equipment Deutschland
Göteborg, Västra Götaland, https://xjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/home/HomeWithPreLoad?partnerid=25079&siteid=5171&PageType=JobDetails&jobid=721015#jobDetails=721015_5171
5d ago

We perform high quality analytics in sourcing projects to optimize logistics solutions and drive continuous improvements of processes and tools for customer success.

We are now looking for a Purchasing Analyst to join our team are you the new colleague we are looking for?

As a Purchasing Analyst, you will provide analysis and calculations in logistics sourcing projects in close cooperation with the project manager and regional purchasers.

The role of the Purchasing Analyst team is to provide high-end analysis to maximize the project deliveries. You will also be driving internal development activities or projects, with increasing responsibility over time.

These activities and projects aim to increase the efficiency and quality of how we work in Logistics Purchasing department.

In summary, you will have an important role to deliver analysis, reports and development activities as contribution to Logistics Purchasing s efficiency, quality and success.

You will join a high performing team with great team spirit!


The position requires strong analytical and problem solving skills. We use advanced software for analysis, requiring some familiarity with more advanced analysis or programming.

Communication and collaboration skills are important since you will work with project teams, networks and stakeholders. You need to be autonomous and able to take complex tasks, break them down and deliver.

We always strive for continuous improvement in our own work and in the projects we support, so we count your engagement, customer oriented mindset and a can do attitude!


Provide analysis in sourcing projects

  • Develop input to the RFI / RFQ by collecting supplier information & other relevant information jointly with the project team
  • Structure the data, make reports, analysis and calculations from the RFI / RFQ responses
  • Consolidate an overview of all supplier proposals and scoring of the supplier responses
  • Support development and implementation of sourcing strategies
  • Drive internal development activities / projects

  • Drive internal development activities and projects linked to process development, development of tools, methods, benchmarks studies etc.
  • The Purchasing Analyst may be assigned to represent Logistics Purchasing in Volvo Group networks and projects including but not limited to CSR, environment and data analytics.
  • Critical competencies for the position

  • A degree in information technology, engineering, logistics, statistics or other area relevant for this position
  • Very strong analytics- and problem solving skills
  • Very good communications skills with an ability to explain complex topics to different audiences
  • Ability to work and deliver in global teams
  • Very strong ability to drive and deliver on complex actions and tasks
  • Excellent general IT knowledge and preferably also programming skills and / or knowledge of programming- and visualization tools (such as Power BI, Qlicksense, Python etc)
  • Project management skills
  • A customer, innovation and business development oriented mind-set
  • Excellent communication skills in English, both spoken and written
  • Does this sound interesting to you? Do you want to grasp this opportunity? Then do not hesitate to send in your application.

    Interviews will be conducted continuously during the application period.

    Questions? Want to know more?

    Please contact Rebecka Bryman, Director Purchasing Development

  • 46 73 9021428
  • Report this job

    Thank you for reporting this job!

    Your feedback will help us improve the quality of our services.

    My Email
    By clicking on "Continue", I give neuvoo consent to process my data and to send me email alerts, as detailed in neuvoo's Privacy Policy . I may withdraw my consent or unsubscribe at any time.
    Application form