International Supplier Development Manager (m/f/d) Newbuild Rolling Stock Freight
Logistik und Transport Festanstellung
We move big things and are constantly in motion ourselves. So that it stays that way, we are looking for you. Together we make Europe's leading company for wagon rental and innovative logistics solutions even more successful. We are looking forward to meet you! You can find more information about current job offers at
To secure our fleet size VTG is continuously procuring new freight wagons, modular assets and steel components. Engineering, technical development and optimization is integral part of any purchase project. We understand the procurement of new assets as key to integrate future technologies and main enabler for successful future business.
For our Business Unit Railcar Europe in Hamburg we are looking for you as International Supplier Development Manager (m/f/d) Newbuild Rolling Stock Freight as soon as possible.

Your tasks:

  • Searching, scouting and development of new suppliers for freight wagons (EU, non EU, world- wide)
  • Leading the qualification process for new suppliers
  • Implementation of developed suppliers into serial production
  • Monitoring new suppliers and/or development opportunities
  • Further development of monitoring tools and processes
  • Analyse best purchase / market benchmarking of suppliers
  • Newbuild of freight wagons, modular assets and wagon steel components

Your profile: 

  • Successfully completed bachelor`s or master`s degree with technical background
  • Experienced in procurement of railway wagons/steel constructions and international supplier management
  • Profound knowledge of industrial production or technical knowledge of industrial goods
  • Industrial knowledge in the rail sector is desirable
  • Profound negotiation skills and assertiveness
  • Excellent command of English, additional east European language desirable
  • Good communication skills
  • Good knowledge of common Microsoft applications
  • High willingness to travel (to Hamburg and internationally)
  • Working place: Hamburg, remote negotiable
Are you keen on tasks that move? Shape the future of VTG with us and experience exciting challenges and genuine cooperation in motivated teams. We look forward to your know-how and your enthusiasm!
Elisabeth Augsburg
HR Expert Talent Acquisition