Managing Director to Volvo Construction Equipment in Norway

Location: 

Kolbotn, NO, 1411/1414

Position Type:  Professional

Do you feel motivated by building a high performing team? Do you want to be part of a great network? Do you like empowering a group of professionals to make them feel engaged and perform their best together?

If the answer is YES, we would love to connect with you!

 

We are looking for a people-oriented leader, with the customer as well as internal teamwork in sight. A person who wants to shape the future together with us. We are looking for our next Managing Director to lead Volvo Construction Equipment in Norway – is it you? 

What you will do

You will be part of an unprecedented transformation journey. Our industry is facing significant changes and Volvo Group is in the lead and committed to an ambitious sustainability agenda. You will from the get-go, be part of, and have a rare opportunity to influence the most significant transformation we will ever go through – a golden opportunity to change! 

 

You will drive our business in Norway to ensure continued growth and drive our sustainability journey towards electrification and fossil free products and solutions. 

 

You will have full accountability for the financial and operational performance of the Norwegian operations. We expect you to create a learning organization where collaboration is your means of interaction and trust is your way of empowering your organization. 

 

Your future team
In your care you have around 250 people that are your responsibility that will help you shape our future in Norway. You will lead your own management team and work in close collaboration with colleagues in Volvo Construction Equipment and Volvo Group. 


You will also be part of our network of owned retail operations in Europe representing markets in Finland, Denmark, Poland, Italy and France. 

Who are you?

Who you are is most important for us. 


You believe in all people's ability to contribute to the bigger vision. You want to empower people to be in the driver seat, collaborate in networks where they can use their competence and skills at their best.  To interact, communicate and influence at all levels is key for success. You are able to balance different stakeholder’s needs and you see cross collaboration as a tool for success.

 

There are some key qualifications you need to meet:

•    experience in leading strategy formulations, operational excellence and translate it to tangible continuous improvement
•    leadership courage and ownership mentality
•    strive for continuous improvement instead of perfection

What’s in it for you?

We have since long a market leading position in Norway.  Further, we are in the process of building state of art facility in the outskirts of Oslo. Norway is an exciting market that will take lead on our sustainability journey. You will be able to build your own network in Volvo Construction Equipment as well as in Volvo Group. 

 

Are you ready for the next step?
Interested? We can’t wait to meet you and are very much looking forward to seeing your application!
 

Don't hesitate to contact Val Ledden at val.ledden@volvo.com or Katarina Holmberg at katarina.holmberg@volvo.com

 

Val Ledden                                                                                     Katarina Holmberg
Head Retail Development                                                            Head of People & Culture, Region Europe
 


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Who we are and what we believe in 
Our focus on Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity allows each of us the opportunity to bring our full authentic self to work and thrive by providing a safe and supportive environment, free of harassment and discrimination. We are committed to removing the barriers to entry, which is why we ask that even if you feel you may not meet every qualification on the job description, please apply and let us decide.

 

Applying to this job offers you the opportunity to join Volvo Group. Every day, across the globe, our trucks, buses, engines, construction equipment, financial services, and solutions make modern life possible. We are almost 100,000 people empowered to shape the future landscape of efficient, safe and sustainable transport solutions. Fulfilling our mission creates countless career opportunities for talents with sharp minds and passion across the group’s leading brands and entities. 

 

Part of Volvo Group, Volvo Construction Equipment is a global company driven by our purpose to build the world we want to live in. Together we develop and deliver solutions for a cleaner, smarter, and more connected world. By unleashing everyone’s full potential, we build a more sustainable future for all our stakeholders. Come join our team and help us build a better tomorrow. 

Job Category:  Sales & Services
Organization:  Volvo Construction Equipment
Travel Required:  Frequent Travel
Requisition ID:  9397

Do we share the same aspirations?

Every day, Volvo Group products and services ensure that people have food on the table, children arrive safely at school and roads and buildings can be constructed. Looking ahead, we are committed to driving the transition to sustainable and safe transport, mobility and infrastructure solutions toward a net-zero society.

Joining Volvo Group, you will work with some of the world’s most iconic brands and be part of a global and leading industrial company that is harnessing automated driving, electromobility and connectivity.

Our people are passionate about what they do, they aim for high performance and thrive on teamwork and learning. Everyday life at Volvo is defined by a climate of support, care and mutual respect.

If you aspire to grow and make an impact, join us on our journey to create a better and more resilient society for the coming generations.