Product Owner Buying (m/f/x)
02. Open
IT-Jobs: Buying; IT-Jobs: IT Project Management & Agile
ALDI AHEAD GmbH, Mintarder Straße 36-40, 45481 Mülheim an der Ruhr
Mintarder Straße 36-40
Mülheim an der Ruhr
Germany (DE)
permanent contract
partial mobile working within Germany
ITO Domains
Sophia Wienhold
Nordrhein-Westfalen (DE-NW)
20.11.2023 10:49
95-022 [Generalist], 60 Tage; 95-047 [Generalist] stepstone Pro 30T

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With more than 7,000 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. We have a clear focus, following a unique concept of simplicity, responsibility and reliability. ALDI SOUTH IT ensures that everything runs smoothly, from the IT infrastructure to the software used: both at national and international level. Within the scope of transnational projects, our teams develop IT solutions for worldwide use at ALDI SOUTH.

Your Job

What this role looks like.

  • Assuming accountability for the continuous evolution of IT products and serving as a representative throughout the organisation for various products within the Buying area
  • Creating a product vision, goals and strategy based on market trends and business needs
  • Collaborating with the product team and operations manager to ensure production and operational issues are resolved
  • Continually managing the product backlog (e.g. Epics, user stories) and priorities
  • Ensuring product value for business use and realising benefits

Your Profile

What you bring with you.

  • IT product management competencies and a profound understanding of the Buying business area 
  • Agile mindset and experience in applying agile frameworks in a scaled environment
  • Decision-making skills in complex environments
  • Excellent presentation, negotiation and communication skills
  • Professional proficiency in English


Desirable extras.

  • Understanding of IT landscapes and technical dependencies
  • Understanding of software development and agile team setups 
  • Experience in at least one of the following expert areas, e.g. supply chain management, buying, contracting, promotion and/or sourcing processes

Your Benefits

What you will get in return.

  • Mobile working within Germany incl. equipment and flexible working hours 
  • Intercultural working environment in diverse teams  
  • Attractive remuneration as well as holiday and Christmas bonuses 
  • Future-oriented training and development 
  • Modular onboarding and buddy 
  • Additional satellite offices (e.g. in Düsseldorf) 

Your Tech Stack

What you work with, among other things.

  • M365
  • Jira
  • Confluence
  • SAP
Travel:  partial mobile working within Germany