Volvo Graduate Opportunity: Business Control

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Location: Boksburg, South Africa

Are you passionate about shaping the future of sustainable transport solutions? Volvo Trucks Southern Africa offers an exciting opportunity for graduates to explore various functions within Business Control at our Regional Distribution Centre in Boksburg.

What You Will Do:

As a graduate in Business Control at Volvo, you will gain exposure to a range of key responsibilities, including:

  • Management Cost Control: Supporting in managing costs effectively.
  • Financial Reporting: Posting journals and reviewing financial data on SAP. Reporting results on the Company’s VGCS system.
  • Financial Analysis: Conducting detailed financial analyses compared to planned budgets. Presenting findings to the Business Control Global Team.
  • Financial Forecasting and Budgeting: Assisting in preparing financial forecasts and budgets.
  • Equipment Investment Management: Supporting in managing investments in equipment.
  • Cost Deployment: Utilizing tools to reduce waste, minimize costs, and enhance productivity.
  • Finance-related Tasks: Assisting in various other financial tasks as required.
  • Freight Cost Management: Compiling and analyzing freight cost reports for accuracy. Arranging for timely freight payments.
  • Procurement Support: Creating purchase orders and ensuring timely delivery of goods.
  • Miscellaneous Item Management: Managing usage and expenditure of miscellaneous items.
  • Ad Hoc Duties: Handling additional tasks assigned by the Service Market Logistics Team.


  • Diploma/Degree in Finance.

Key Competencies:

  • Verbal and Written Communication Skills.
  • Computer Literacy: Proficiency in MS Office, particularly Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Attention to Detail and Detail Orientation.
  • Ability to Multi-task and Manage Time Effectively.
  • Strong Administration Skills.
  • Ability to Work under Pressure with Flexibility.

Application Details:

  • Application Closing Date: 18 July 2024.
  • Location: Boksburg, South Africa.

Additional Information:

Volvo Group Southern Africa is committed to diversity and inclusion, encouraging applications from individuals with disabilities. We prioritize creating a supportive and harassment-free workplace where everyone can thrive.

About Volvo Group:

Joining Volvo Group means becoming part of a global team dedicated to creating efficient, safe, and sustainable transport solutions. With nearly 100,000 employees worldwide, Volvo Group empowers its people to shape the future of modern life through trucks, buses, engines, construction equipment, financial services, and more.

Group Trucks Operations:

Group Trucks Operations oversees production for Volvo, Renault, and Mack trucks, as well as engines and transmissions. We manage spare parts distribution globally and optimize logistics and supply chains across all brands. With 30,000 employees and a presence in 30 plants and 50 distribution centers worldwide, we offer international career opportunities in a cutting-edge industrial environment focused on continuous improvement and innovation.

Join Us:

Are you ready to contribute to a sustainable future and advance your career with Volvo Group? Apply now and be part of our mission to drive innovation and tackle global challenges head-on.

Job Category: Finance
Organization: Group Trucks Operations
Travel Required: Occasional

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