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Procurement Project Manager

Date: Mar 18, 2019

Location: Västerås, VAS, SE

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At Bombardier Transportation, our trains and rail solutions move millions of people safely and reliably around the world, every single day. Join us, and you’ll be part of a global team, sharing knowledge, experience and ideas across countries and cultures, and boosting our reputation as a global leader in rail technology. Your work will have a truly human impact, connecting communities, cities and businesses, and helping people to get where they need to be. It’s all about progress.

In Västerås we have several units including the head office of Bombardier in Sweden. Several divisions are headquartered here. The units work on projects ranging from development to production management and delivery of complete vehicles, both for the Swedish market and for export, development and production of propulsion and control systems, service, maintenance and complete traffic systems. Major projects in recent years include total solutions for metro and tram lines for two large cities in Turkey, development and construction of the Öresund and Regina trains and the development and production of a wide range of propulsion and control systems that have been sold to train integrators all over the world.

If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as a Procurement Project Manager based in Västerås, Sweden.


The Procurement Project Manager is member of Project Core Team and the interface between the project and the entire procurement network without buying directly. It is also the interface with other functions.
The Procurement Project Manager ensures definition and successful execution of sourcing strategies and manage the end-to-end procurement activities of the project.


• Establish and manage the Procurement Project Plan and the schedule of long lead items and supplier quality plan;
• Acts as interface in production meetings, non-conformity meetings, Change Control Board meetings, Project Risk, Opportunity and Improvement meetings, Gate Reviews and Claim Review meetings;
• Leverage the Bombardier Transportation Procurement network to optimize supplies to projects according to Project Management needs;
• Take responsibility for ensuring that Project needs relating to material cost, warranty, inventory, packaging and delivery performance are met;
• Utilize appropriate tools and techniques effectively to ensure that Procurement delivers its cost and performance requirements, e.g. Global Sourcing, cost improvements, Open Book Costing, Value Engineering, Value Stream Mapping;
• Oversees project specific Terms and Conditions for suppliers in accordance with customer’s and Bombardier Transportation’s requirements and needs, negotiated by buyers with legal support;
• Involve and manage suppliers into a Joint Product Design Development Process (JDDP) in order to integrate efficiently supplier solutions (where relevant);
• Assist the setting up of the project within ERP system;
• Hold regular Material Cost Performance meetings with Project Management and Finance;
• Drive cost reduction initiatives with local and global procurement teams.


• Bachelor or Master’s Degree, preferably in an area such as: Engineering, Procurement/Supply Chain, Project Management, Industrial Management, Commercial or similar;
• Experience in a similar role in Procurement, combining Project Management, technical exposure, financial analysis and forecasting, ideally in a transportation industry (e.g. railway, automotive, aerospace) or in a similar manufacturing/engineering industry;
• Solid working knowledge in ERP systems and eProcurement tools
• Very good communication and negotiation skills, as well as analytical and problem-solving skills;
• Language skills: English at advanced/business fluent level is mandatory. Fluent Swedish would be an advantage;
• Willingness to travel up to 5% per year.


Bombardier Transportation is a global mobility solution provider leading the way with the rail industry’s broadest portfolio. It covers the full spectrum of solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signalling to complete turnkey transport systems, e-mobility technology and data-driven maintenance services. Combining technology and performance with empathy, Bombardier Transportation continuously breaks new ground in sustainable mobility by providing integrated solutions that create substantial benefits for operators, passengers and the environment. Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, Bombardier Transportation employs around 39,850 people and its products and services operate in over 60 countries.

Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws.

Job: Procurement & Global Sourcing
Primary Location: SE-VAS-Västerås
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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21.12.2018, 7:50:05 AM

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