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, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has around 21,000 employees, sales of € 4.9 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

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Project Manager (m|f|d) Global Supply Chain Management & Strategic Projects 
Job ID 69306 | Location Heidenheim


Your tasks

  • Take charge of the planning, management and implementation of a growth-oriented SCM strategy and an optimal production and supplier network in cooperation with our worldwide locations.

  • Responsible for conducting and moderating optimization workshops along the supply chain in an international environment as well as conducting training (methods, philosophy, train the trainer, etc.).

  • Actively promote the sustainable implementation of a culture of continuous improvement using methods of the Excellence@Voith initiative and Lean Management as well as further develop planning tools for forecasting, sales and operations processes.

  • Ensure smooth, profitable production through cost and quality optimized manufacturing, logistics and supply chain processes.


Your profile

  • Successfully completed studies in a technical or economic field (e. g. industrial engineering, production engineering or comparable).  
  • Strong expertise in Lean Management, Operations Excellence and/or Six Sigma in both management and implementation.
  • Already very good knowledge in project and change management. 
  • Many years of professional experience with responsibility for production, procurement, logistics, planning and SCM in an internationally operating (consulting) company in the area of Global Operations is an advantage.
  • In addition to business fluent written and spoken German and English, further foreign language skills (Chinese, Spanish/Portuguese) are desirable.
  • Entrepreneurial, pragmatic and integrating personality (m/f/d) who keeps the overview even in complex situations and can motivate global, intercultural teams.
  • Willingness to travel (approx. 25 %) to our worldwide Voith locations.


We offer you an international working environment with an open and inclusive company culture. In addition, you can expect flexible working models, sustainable development opportunities and various offers for the compatibility of family and career as well as health and well-being.


Shape the future of paper production with us and set the course for an innovative and trend-setting project. You can get a first insight here: PAPERMAKING FOR LIFE.  


Apply now via our web portal

Find more details about the application process.


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


Your personal contact
J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG | VZS
Global Business Services HR EMEA
Talent Acquisition Team  • Tomeika Whelan • phone +49 7321 37 3440    


Job ID 69306