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Buyer, EDS

We're creating our own future. So are you.

At Volvo Cars, we have bold targets when it comes to innovation, sales and customer experience, and we’re developing new technologies to lead in safety, autonomous driving and electrification. If you want to grow together with talented people who are creating a new automotive future, we have a job for you.


What will you do?

  • Support supplier strategy, development and management in conformity with the purchasing strategy;
  • Responsible for new project sourcing, RFQ, price analysis, negotiation and cross function alignment, on time delivery with right Quality/ Time/ Price;
  • Responsible for annual cost reduction and value chain review, identify the risk/ opportunity, take right action and try the best;
  • Change management;
  • Global cooperation, lead/support global purchasing activities;
  • Cross function alignment, proactive and drive for decision;
  • CIR checking
  • Ordering management, such as place order for new project, and ensure the part price in the system is correct and covering all relevant consignee sites 
  • No line stop due to supplier issue, quality issue, material shortage and so on.
  • Hard / Soft OPC, including supplier claims, Retroactive Payments, D&D, Vendor Tooling and Others.
  • SEM on existing suppliers, supplier environment issue


You and your skills:

  • Bachelor degree or above with engineering/supplier chain/commercial management background.
  • Strong negotiation skill, good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Fluent English in oral and written, be able in a variety of English communication clearly and sufficiently.
  •  Strong team player, self-starter and the ability to take initiatives.
  • Pleasant personality, cross culture understanding, organizing and coordinating ability.


Who are we?

Everything we do starts with people. Our purpose is to provide freedom to move, in a personal, sustainable and safe way. We are committed to simplifying our customers’ lives by offering better technology solutions that improve their impact on the world and bringing the most advanced mobility innovations to protect them, their loved ones and the people around them. 

Volvo Cars’ continued success is the result of a collaborative, diverse, and inclusive working environment. The people of Volvo Cars are committed to making a difference in our world. Today, we are one of the most well-known and respected car brands, with over 40,000 employees across the globe. We believe in bringing out the best in each other and harnessing the true power of people. At Volvo Cars your career is designed around your talents and aspirations so you can reach your full potential. Join us on a journey of a lifetime as we create safety, autonomous driving and electrification technologies of tomorrow.

VCCN-Shanghai Jiading (APHQ), CN

Job requisition ID:  46589
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