Volvo Group Aftermarket Project Manager in Wrocław, Poland

Aftermarket Project Manager

Volvo Buses

We are driven by a purpose to ensure that millions of people reach their travel destination every day. Reliably, safely and with respect for the environment. We want to make a difference, being pioneers of sustainable transport solutions of the future.

To strengthen our organization we are now recruiting an Aftermarket Project Manager. Are you a coaching Project manager with a passion for leading Aftermarket deliveries in projects? Do you thrive in leading change and are able to create a climate of cross functional teamwork were everyone are accountable and proud of the products and solutions we deliver for our customers success?

Position Description

Parts & Service is a function within Quality & Customer Satisfaction (Q&CS) at Volvo Buses. We are responsible for Reduce “downtime” and increase “profitability” for the bus owner/owners. Aftermarket Project Management is a global function within Parts & Service, represented in Sweden, Poland, Brazil, Mexico and India.

We are now looking for Aftermarket Project Manager who have the passion to drive maintainability and improve uptime for our customers.

As an Aftermarket Project Manager you will lead the Aftermarket team from project initiation to the end of the project. You will secure the aftermarket deliveries in projects from our functions: Engineering & Information, Diagnostics & Embedded Systems and Global Service Training. You will represent the Aftermarket area in the Project Management Group. You will lead, plan and secure aftermarket activities to meet agreed project QDCF targets (Quality, Delivery, Cost, and Feature).

In this position you will be a member of Parts & Service Site Board and report to Parts & Service Site Manager.

Main activities and responsibilities:

  • Proactively leading, driving and following-up the aftermarket delivery of the project according to the DVP project handbook and decided support processes, managing the stakeholders, communicating and minimizing the risks

  • Manage risk to minimize impact on project, pro-actively escalate risks and concerns outside project team control to line management

  • Make all decisions needed, within delegated QDCF frames, established in cooperation with the Aftermarket Reference Group, to reach the project targets and requirements

  • Take an active role in developing future ways of working, with an end user and customer mind set

  • Closely cooperate with Global Function Manager and other Aftermarket Project Managers located in Sweden, Poland, Brazil, Mexico and India.

Required knowledge, skills & experience:

  • Master degree in engineering or equivalent competence

  • Experience from Project Management

  • PMP (Project Management Professional) certification is a merit

  • Experience from working in cross-functional teams

  • Aftermarket knowledge within the spare part or service area

  • Minimum 5 years of experience from aftermarket or product development within the automotive industry

  • Strong communication and leadership skills

  • Ability to coach and lead in a challenging environment

  • Pro-active and open mind set

  • Strong team player, self-starter and the ability to take initiatives

  • Ability to manage stakeholder relationships in a positive way

  • Fluent in English spoken and written

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, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Buses , is driven by a purpose to ensure that millions of people reach their travel destination every day. Reliably, safely and with respect for the environment. We want to make a difference, being pioneers of sustainable transport solutions of the future. We want to be there for our customers providing uptime and reliability, all over the world every day. Volvo Buses is leading the biggest technology shift in public transport in decades with our electromobility offer. We work with passion, we trust each other and we embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Auto req ID

75903BR

Entity

Volvo Buses

State/Province

dolnośląskie

City/Town

Wrocław

Employment/Assignment Type

Regular

Travel Required (Maximum)

Occasional

Last application date

27-Oct-2017

Functional Area

Aftermarket

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