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 Construction Equipment is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of construction equipment with a product range that includes wheel loaders, hydraulic excavators, articulated dumpers, earthmoving and asphalt rollers, pavers, compact equipment and material handling equipment. We have manufacturing facilities on four continents and a market presence in over 100 countries.

For our location in Hameln we are looking for a Purchasing Controller (m/f/d) for our Controlling department who would like to be part of our team.

As a Purchasing Controller , you are responsible to provide business control oversight and conduct financial analysis to assist our Purchasing department in fact-based decision making as well as collecting, analyzing and delivering financial and business related information that supports the purchasing team in achieving their goals and objectives.

Purchasing Controller (m/f/d)

Main Responsibilites

Speaking partner to the Hameln Purchasing team, including CapEx planning and monthly financial close
Material Price Variance
Purchasing Variance
Raw Material Spent
Direct Material Cost Bridge
Trade Payables Analysis & Forecasting
Contract Management & Archiving
Project participation with regards to Purchasing organization & other key areas

Required knowledge and experience

University degree, preferably within the area of economics: accounting, finance, tax, or business
Professional experience within controlling or accounting, in a production or industrial company
Business knowledge and understanding in cost-performance accounting and controlling

Additional Requirements

Highly organized, disciplined with personal effectiveness
High degree of self-motivation and the ability to deal with a high degree of complexity and ambiguity
Having the ability to play a part in a team as well as to work independently
Fluent in English and German (both written and oral)
Strong analytical mind and rational thinking
Strong knowledge in MS Office and SAP

We offer:

Working in a globally active company where people are the focus of attention
Remuneration according to metal collective agreement
Attractive benefits within the framework of the Corporate Benefits Programme
Good national connections to the public transport network
Open, cooperative and friendly working atmosphere in an international team
Flexible working hours including mobile working
Varied work in interdisciplinary teams and networks
Prospects for personal and professional development

If you are comfortable with the tasks and our offer, you are more than welcome to join! We look forward to receiving your application .

We can only continue to stand out as industry leaders through the people driving us forwards. Come be a part of our team and help us build tomorrow.
Volvo Construction Equipment

Kuhbrückenstraße 2
31785 Hameln

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