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INNOVATE Talent Program: Junior Project Manager (m/f/d) Global Supply Chain Management

Date: Jul 8, 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 INNOVATE Talent Program. This program offers graduates a 18 months development journey, to build-up on their talent, in preparation for their future at Voith.

INNOVATE Talent Program: Junior Project Manager (m/f/d) Global Supply Chain Management  
Job ID 66672 | 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 INNOVATE Talent Program.


Your tasks
Be a part of the Global Supply Chain Management Team which ensures smooth, profitable production through cost- and quality-optimized manufacturing, logistics and supply chain processes.

  • Be trained to build up know-how about our company, products, interfaces, tools and relevant supply chains. 
  • Get involved in projects and at a later stage take the lead of your first own global optimization project related to SCM topics (e.g. purchasing, logistics and footprint). 
  • Participate in planning, steering and implementation of a growth oriented SCM-strategy.


Your profile

  • Excellent Bachelor’s / Master’s Degree in a technical or economic field (e.g. industrial engineering, production engineering) with ideally first experience in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. 
  • Expertise in Lean Management, Operations Excellence and/or Six Sigma as well as in project and change management is advantageous. 
  • International experience in the context of a semester or work abroad is a plus.
  • Very good knowledge of German and English (written and spoken). 
  • Understanding of processes, strong communication skills, entrepreneurial and strategic thinking, 
  • Great interest and enthusiasm for SCM topics as well as for international and intercultural cooperation.
  • Assertiveness paired with diplomatic flair. 


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 Thursday, August 5, 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