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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 € 4.3 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 Sourcing Manager (m|f|d) 
Job ID 69478 I Location Heidenheim


Your tasks

  • Responsible for global sourcing of our hydropower plants (turbines, Geno, E-/M-BoP, I&C and HSS) and the negotiation of complex components and systems at the most favourable world market prices, considering delivery reliability, quality, technology, total cost of ownership and optimal commercial contract conditions.
  • Development and preparation of sourcing strategies as well as operational implementation of projects at VHH (Voith Hydro Heidenheim).
  • Elaboration and creation of project-related optimal sourcing concepts, execution of market analyses and enquiries as well as negotiation of prices, specifications and supply contracts.
  • Monitor and control the procurement process (incl. deadline tracking) as well as achieving the project goals through close cooperation with the project team.
  • Responsible for handling and concluding notices of defects as well as for ensuring necessary rectification of defects or replacement deliveries.
  • Supplier monitoring in close cooperation with the q-inspectors, supplier quality management, supplier auditing and development.   
  • Goal-oriented cooperation with the project team.


Your profile

  • Degree in a technical/commercial study or a comparable qualification.   
  • Several years of professional experience in plant construction or large-scale project business in a corresponding position.
  • Experience in conducting price negotiations, drafting contracts as well as in project and supplier management.
  • Very good knowledge of MS-Office applications and SAP.
  • Business fluent in English and Portuguese language (written and spoken). Further language skills in German are an advantage.
  • Strong communicator (m/f/d) and team player (m/f/d) with strong analytical skills, negotiation skills and assertiveness.
  • Entrepreneurial thinking and acting as well as willingness to travel worldwide.  

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 Hydro with challenging tasks and scope for creativity. Furthermore there are a lot of other reasons for working with Voith. Take your chance – at Voith.


Apply now via our web portal.
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The Voith Hydro GmbH & Co. KG is looking forward to your application!


Your personal contact
J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG | VZS
Global Business Services HR EMEA
Recruiting Services • Yvonne Goeth • phone +49 7321 37 7164
Job ID 69478