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EXPLORETalent Program:Junior Project Lead/Strategic Assistant(m/f/d)to the President Projects EMEA

Date: Jul 15, 2021

Location: Heidenheim, Baden-Württemberg, DE

Company: Voith Group


About the Voith Group
The Voith Group is a global technology company. With its broad portfolio of systems, products, services and digital applications, Voith sets standards in the markets of energy, oil & gas, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has more than 20,000 employees, sales of € 4.2 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

The Voith Group | Division Paper is looking for candidates (m/f/d) with potential for our EXPLORE Talent Program. This program offers graduates a 24 months development journey, to build-up on their talent, in preparation for their future at Voith.

EXPLORETalent Program:Junior Project Lead/Strategic Assistant(m/f/d)to the President Projects EMEA  
Job ID 66678 | located in Heidenheim | starting October 2021


Detect your own aspiration! 
The program gives you the opportunity to find your individual way within our broad business set-up. We offer you a varying development journey for junior engineers or technical graduates. Your working areas relate to strategically important and current business issues, including high interaction with other departments and interdisciplinary approaches.
The program consists of an appropriate onboarding in your department, including functional and personal trainings dependent on your individual requirements. According to the job set-up and your interests, job rotations and a short-term international trips may be included. You additionally benefit from an experienced mentor, who will ensure a well-suited introduction into Voith as a company.
Find more details about our EXPLORE Talent Program. 

Your tasks
You will support the President Division Projects EMEA within Voith Paper in all strategic tasks to successfully define and implement the Voith Paper’s Projects Strategy, implement a culture change within Voith Paper and to foster digitization in the organization.

  • Implementation of Projects Strategy, shaping the headquarters of Projects (This includes special topics like non-wovens, manufacturing, engineering footprint, culture).
  • Participate / Lead global projects and initiatives for Voith Paper Projects EMEA.
  • Analyze, evaluate and prepare market-, competitive analysis and product data. 
  • Prepare decision papers as well as presentations and participate in management meetings. 
  • A six-month stay abroad (e.g. in China) is part of the program.


Your profile

  • Excellent Master’s Degree in a technical field (e.g. industrial engineering, production engineering) with ideally first experience in an internationally operating industrial company. 
  • Good knowledge of mechanical and plant engineering as well as great interest in our products, customers and operational processes. 
  • Good understanding of economic interrelationships.
  • International experience in the context of a semester or work abroad is an advantage.
  • Very good knowledge of German and English (written and spoken). 
  • Understanding of processes, Entrepreneurial and strategic thinking, strong communication skills.

Become a Voithian and join us to shape the future of our company. Working at Voith means to actively promote future-oriented technologies. We offer you a responsible job in our division Paper with challenging tasks and scope for creativity. Furthermore there are a lot of other reasons working with Voith. Take your chance – at Voith


Got curious? Apply now via our web portal with your cover letter, resume and references.
Application deadline is Wednesday, August 11, 2021


The J. M. Voith SE & Co. KG | VPH is looking forward to your application!


Your personal contact
J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG | VZS
Global Business Services HR EMEA
Recruiting Services • Sandra Diebold • phone +49 7321 37 6506
Job ID 66672