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Program Manager IPL

Be a part of the electric future of Volvo Cars

We’re an ambitious company and we’ve set ourselves some firm goals. By 2030, we want to be a fully electric mobility company with global growth. To make sure we deliver on our big plans, we’ll need to expand our current manufacturing footprint. That’s why we’ve decided to open a new state-of-the-art electric-only car factory – and this time we’re expanding in Kosice, Slovakia. 

The new plant will only use climate-neutral energy and be designed to be a leader in sustainable and efficient premium electric car production. We will optimize the layout and logistics flow to achieve the highest global standards in energy and environmental efficiency.

This is a unique opportunity to be a part of building something completely new, setting a new standard for Volvo manufacturing. Jump in and join the ride!

The Program Manager IPL is responsible for leading, coordinating and reporting all project activities from PS-FSR. The position supports the successful implementation of all activities for MP&L. This position ensures the achievement of the required project and business targets on time and within budget in coordination and alignment with all stakeholders.


How can you help our mission?

  • Coordinating all project activities for MP&L team from PS – FSR.
  • Collect, coordinate and report on all in-plant project-related MP&L activities, covering complete end-to-end material flow.
  • Involvement in the logical planning, coordinating and participating in the in-plant Logistics part (PSCE) in the RASI for FA, BiW, Paint, VCPC, battery manufacturing,…
  • TSU coordination, follow up and signing for in-plant KUs
  • Prepare and participate in CR meetings with Program Finance (Plant)
  • Driving & developing Lean KPI’s in-plant logistics
  • Driving & developing PSR KPIs for in-plant logistics
  • Responsible for Milestone & Gate reports PSR and for as to home unit and Sr PM Mfg
  • Working with Core in-plant, Procurement & Plant on JIS / LDJIS requests, including merging questions from Procurement on dual suppliers for one commodity
  • PPC input and management, incl IRs
  • Supporting escalations from Team
  • Work within MP&L to coordinate with PSCE/MH, Plant Engineering & Production on material facade issues, sequencing requests, kitting, downsizing etc.
  • Ensure the team’s active participation in cross-functional workgroups together with SCM. Report accordingly.
  • Follow-up on personal KPIs and department KPIs by performing the tasks as described above in order to reach the organizational targets.
  • Active involvement in the MP&L department activities to successfully launch each new project and build the most successful MP&L department.


Do you fit the profile?

  • Have technology in supply chain management, logistics, and business management 
  • Lean production mindset, continuous improvement;
  • Strong ownership, can take all tasks and reach the target; 
  • Good communication and reporting skills 
  • Attention to detail, and an analytical thinking
  • Good computer and MS Office skills.
  • 5 years of similar position experience, have worked in Automotive manufacturing supply chain or supply chain field;



Who are we?

Volvo Cars is a company on a mission; to bring traditional car manufacturing into a connected, sustainable and smart future. 

Since 1927, we have been a brand known for our commitment to safety, creating innovative cars that make life less complicated for our consumers. In 2010, we decided to transform our business, resulting in a totally new generation of cars and technologies, as well as steady growth and record sales. Today, we’re expanding our global footprint in Europe, China and the US, and we’re on the lookout for new talent.

We are constantly pushing our own skills and abilities to drive change in the automobile industry like never before. We are looking for innovative, committed people to join us in this endeavour and create safe, sustainable and connected cars. We believe in the power of people and will challenge and support you to reach your full potential. Join us and be part of Volvo Cars’ journey into the future.

Košice, SK

Job requisition ID:  65710

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