Logistics and Transportation Planner
Skellefteå, Sweden
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Logistics and Transportation Planner
Work model On location
Are you the one?

Northvolt has an exciting job offer for a Logistics & Transportation Planner to join our passionate team at Northvolt in Skellefteå.

As a Logistics & Transportation Planner, you will be responsible for transportation booking (inbound & outbound flows), participate in production, supply chain committees & meetings and plan transportation requirements to ensure that the company operational needs are met. You will work in close relation with material planning, manufacturing, industrialization, purchasing functions, planning, logistics and material handling to maximize efficiency and the ways of working. You will also be responsible to follow up on plans, carriers & freight forwarders performance, and suggest improvements. As Northvolt develops, so will you and your range of responsibilities.

In your job you will, among other things:

  • Ensure the accepted master schedule/ material planning needs are aligned with the plan for transportation planning
  • Participate in material planning process, sales /or any committees related to the procurement and ship to customer processes for the plant or Northvolt AB.
  • Proactively plan transportation requirements, orders and deliveries to support the manufacturing and final customer demands.
  • Maximize efficiency on the transportation bookings, trucks, containers, committed purchases/deliveries and “on hand “and “in transit” inventories aligned with company budget goals.
  • Follow up material and customer orders/call offs and manufacturing performance, while suggesting actions when deviating from plan.
    Work in close relation with manufacturing, industrialization, purchasing functions, logistics and material handling to maximize material consumption and efficiency.

The person we are looking for is positive, proactive, flexible, can easily adapt to new changes and is organized. You will get the chance to have a real impact on our success story in Sweden (to start with) and see the results of your work. Our organisation requires and values great self-discipline and a natural talent to make things happen.

Apply with CV and cover letter or your complete LinkedIn profile.

Full time employment, fixed salary.

Planned starting date is ASAP.

Why you should work with us!

The world is turning its back on fossil fuels. With the change comes new opportunities and new demands for industry. Together, let’s build a cleaner world.

Founded in 2016 to enable the European transition to a decarbonized future, Northvolt has made swift progress on its mission to deliver the world’s greenest lithium-ion battery with a minimal CO2 footprint and has grown to over 3,000 people from over 100 different nationalities. 

Northvolt has to date secured more than $55 billion worth of contracts from key customers, including BMW, Fluence, Scania, Volkswagen, Volvo Cars and Polestar, to support its plans, which include establishing recycling capabilities to enable 50 percent of all its raw material requirements to be sourced from recycled batteries by 2030.

Application due date 2024-03-01
About the employer
Founded in 2016 to enable the European transition to a decarbonized future, the company has made swift progress on its mission to deliver the world’s greenest lithium-ion battery. Northvolt is now a European leader within battery production, engaged in partnerships with some of Europe’s premium automotive manufacturers and industry players. At Northvolt we challenge ourselves and others everyday to move rapidly towards a more sustainable future. We use passion, boldness, and excellence to invent, build and recycle the greenest batteries in the world. Together we learn, fail and grow in a caring team, knowing our multiple perspectives and skills are crucial to our success. Welcome to Northvolt!