HOFER: That’s my way

Project Manager - Buying Strategy Team (f/m/d)

Tasks that await me

  • Liaise with internal and external stakeholders to drive forward value chain projects
  • Develop strategic partnerships with suppliers
  • Workshop development and facilitation
  • Strategy and Negotiation planning to support buying teams
  • Project lead for multiple projects running concurrently involving both our global and national buying teams
  • Analysis of data to provide commercial insights 
  • Deliver internal training as required

My qualifications

  • Tertiary qualifications at degree level
  • 5+ years consulting or other relevant experience 
  • High level of commercial acumen and negotiation skills
  • Demonstrated experience of strategic sourcing and value chain mapping
  • Demonstrated experience in project management
  • Demonstrated experience in managing a team 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Intercultural sensitivity and willingness to travel
  • Proven ability to drive value chain initiatives

Convincing offers

  • Diverse and responsible field of activity within a modern, international business group
  • Extensive training 
  • Use of mobile work devices and equipment for flexible working
  • Possibility to work in home office
  • Cooperation with international teams
  • Relocation support (including visa/employment permit request, home search service and relocation allowance) as per the company guidelines
  • Excellent development prospects beyond the borders
  • Numerous further training opportunities to support personal and professional development
  • Option of taking sabbatical leave for several months
  • Secure and reliable employer


Attractive gross annual salary starting from €68,600 .- willingness to overpay with appropriate qualification

Place of work

​5071 Wals, Alte Bundesstraße 10​

Start of work

As soon as possible​

Apply online

Please use our online application and attach your resume including letter of motivation, photo and all relevant certificates.

HOFER, my employer

We are shaping the future of HOFER and ALDI SOUTH within our international holding company based in Salzburg. Together, we are coordinating the development of the business group across 4 continents and 11 countries, where we employ over 175,000 people and operate 6,700 stores. As employer, buyer, and retailer, we assume responsibility for the impacts of our business operations - for our employees, our customers, our business partners, and the environment.

Due to our global growth, we are extending our team based in Salzburg and are looking for dedicated people to help us shape our worldwide strategies and processes.