Supplier Quality - Purchasing On Line (POL)

Scania Purchasing organisation is responsible for purchasing of products and services as well as quality to all Scania units worldwide. The global purchasing responsibility is centralised in Södertälje and the overall quality responsibility is within the department Supplier Quality, SQ. One of our current employees who handle escalated quality deviations in the POL-team will continue with new challenges within SQ and now we are looking for the successor.

Your work assignments

Purchasing On Line (POL) is responsible for solving escalated deviations from our suppliers when causing severe problems at Scania's units or the end customers. POL secure in real time a short-term solution and is also responsible for, that the long-term solution will be implemented in order to restore the normal situation. We work on behalf of Scania's production units and are a global organization with three POL organizations (one in Europe, one in South America and one in India). You will be located within the Cab & Electronics organisation but the cases can be more widely spread.

Your profile

You have a technical education, preferably on a university-/college level. Experience of systematic quality work and Scania Production System is also a merit. As the product range is wide, we value experience and expertise in manufacturing of electronics and assembly but also in plastic, casting, forging, machining, steel etc.

You are a good problem solver, analytical, full of initiative, proactive, independent and used to deliver quick results with high quality. You will get a large cross-functional contact network within Scania but also with many international contacts so we assume that you like travelling and that you speak and write fluent English. You must be ready at short notice to carry out supplier visits around the World but most commonly in Europe.

If you feel tempted to get into a dynamic, commercial and international world of great development possibilities, we hope to receive your application!

What Scania can offer you:

  • Varying tasks with visits to our suppliers
  • A broad network both at different suppliers as well as within Scania
  • The opportunity to learn more
  • A forum for sharing knowledge and exchange experiences
  • A fun and interesting working environment with a mixture of people of different ages and ethnic backgrounds
  • For further information, please contact

    Håkan Åhrlin, (Head of Supplier Quality, Audit, Quick Team & POL Management), 070-2082525 or Patrik Jansson, (Head of Supplier Quality, Electronics & Software), 070-165 37 67


    The application should include a cover letter, CV and copies of any relevant certificates.

    Selections and interviews will take place on an ongoing basis throughout the application period.

    The position can be filled before the last day of application.

    Please apply through in order for us to get correct information. In case of problems during applying at, send Your application to


    Refer to Scania

    Job Id 20173621

    in the headline and enclose Your CV, personal letter and relevant copies of grades (only in word or pdf-format). We also need Your full name, address, e-mail and cell phone no in order to register Your application. We will not manage incomplete mail applications.

    Skicka din ansökan till med rubrikraden Ny Teknik Jobb.