Product Builds - Project Leader (PBPL)

Location: Gothenburg, Sweden


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Job Number: 1744

Requisition Number: 144050BR

Position Title: Non Categorized Workforce_50522548

External Description:

Do you feel passionate about working with vehicles connected to future automotive technologies?
Are you enthusiastic about collaboration, problem solving and have a mindset to keep customers happy?
If you said yes to the above, you should definitely come work with us at the Project Builds Vehicle Team.

Who are we?

We are a team of driven Project leaders that take pride in our jobs. We belong to the Product Builds department, within Complete Vehicle Sweden, where we build tomorrows trucks today and deliver prototypes that are ready for testing, verification, validation.
To do this, we collaborate and network within multiple teams in the Volvo Group from Marketing, Engineering, Finance, Purchasing, Prototype Workshops, Factory Operations and Quality.
We love solving problems creatively and always ensure our customers receive products that are among the best in the world.
And most importantly, we enjoy doing what we do.

What you will do in a nutshell

  • Gather the physical build needs and requirements of the project.
  • Align and plan with all stake holders for a smooth start and delivery of the prototype builds.
  • Plan, monitor and update budget for material and resources needed.
  • Trigger the ordering of material and keep a close eye on material status of prototypes.
  • Lead the activities during the build and secure test objects are delivered to test.

Your Responsibilities will also include.

  • Representing Product Builds in various fora’s across the Volvo Group
  • Report regular build status to the project.
  • Manage the internal product build network and deliver according to milestones in the project build process.
  • Ensure BOM and Vehicle Specification updates are documented in our systems (PROTOM etc)
  • Completing needed campaigns for pre-production trucks and reporting status.
  • Support in continuously improving the way we work with our processes and tools.

Who are you?

You have work experience in the manufacturing industry related to engineering, production or project management. You like working with people as much as you like technology. You can communicate effectively and clearly in English. You are passionate about solving problems and cross functional collaboration. You love challenges and you possess the ability to see opportunities where others see obstacles. You are self-driven, analytical and a doer who works in a structured way. You are curious about change and would like to play a key role in the transformation towards the future of sustainable transportation.

The Volvo Group drives prosperity through transport solutions, offering trucks, buses, construction equipment, power solutions for marine and industrial applications, financing and services that increase our customers’ uptime and productivity. Founded in 1927, the Volvo Group is committed to shaping the future landscape of sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions. Countless career opportunities are offered across the group’s leading brands and entities that share a culture of Trust, Passion, High Performance, Change and Customer Success. 

Volvo Group Trucks Technology provides Volvo Group Trucks and Business Area's with state-of-the-art research, cutting-edge engineering, product planning and purchasing services, as well as aftermarket product support. With Volvo Group Trucks Technology you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

If you have questions on the job ad you can contact me at
Group Manager – Project Builds : Vehicle

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