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With more than 7,300 stores in 11 different countries, ALDI SOUTH is one of the world’s largest food retailers. It is our mission to supply our customers with high-quality food at the best possible prices. In doing so, we follow our own unique concept of consistency, simplicity and responsibility. ALDI SOUTH IT ensures that everything runs smoothly, from the IT infrastructure to the software used, at both national and international level. Within the scope of transnational projects, our experts develop IT solutions for worldwide deployment at ALDI SOUTH.

Your Job

What this role looks like.

  • Playing an active role as an integral part of the leadership team for our global transformation programme, which is transitioning the ALDI IT teams into a product-centric organisation 
  • Driving the successful implementation of our programme roadmap by closely collaborating with our transformation programme workstreams 
  • Ensuring the best possible programme management support for our workstreams, helping them to perform and deliver at their best 
  • Fostering a supportive environment for teamwork in and across workstreams
  • Identifying and managing dependencies across the different workstreams  
  • Monitoring programme success metrics on a workstream level and deriving appropriate measures in cooperation with the workstream leads 
  • Regularly communicating with and reporting to different management levels

Your Profile

What you bring with you.

  • At least five years of experience as a project/programme manager, ideally in an agile and/or corporate environment 
  • Excellent conceptual, planning and organisational skills as well as a creative, hands-on working approach 
  • Very good understanding of project, programme and corporate structures  
  • An eye for detail, always considering the bigger picture  
  • Ability to maintain a healthy balance between pragmatism and attention to detail 
  • An empathetic, reliable and motivating personality with a lot of drive 
  • Theoretical and/or practical experience in applying agile methodologies but, most importantly, a passion for agile ways of working 
  • Advanced stakeholder management skills 
  • Fluent communication skills in English and (ideally) German 


Desirable extras.

  • A degree with a focus on business administration (or comparable qualification) 
  • Knowledge of SharePoint, Confluence and Jira 

Your Benefits

What you will get in return.

  • Partial mobile working within Germany, incl. hardware budget
  • State-of-the-art technologies
  • Attractive remuneration as well as holiday and Christmas bonuses
  • Future-oriented training and development
  • Modular onboarding and buddy
  • Corporate health management programme

Your Tech Stack

What you will work with.

  • M365
  • Jira/Confluence
  • Many more depending on the job
Travel:  partial mobile working within Germany