Product Owner - Strategic Sourcing (SAP Ariba) (m/f/x)
02. Open
Experienced; Entry Level
IT-Jobs: Buying
ALDI International Services SE & Co. oHG, 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
Kristine Hergert
Senior Professional
Nordrhein-Westfalen (DE-NW)
17.06.2024 16:38

Info text

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.

  • Serving as the global expert and main point of contact for a tendering product (SAP Ariba Strategic Sourcing)
  • Leading the international product team in order to successfully assess and validate business requirements as well as implement continuous improvement measures 
  • Collaborating with your Chief Product Owner and Product Line Lead on a strategy to develop your product 
    Defining the product goal and sharing your vision with our international business stakeholders
  • Striving for globally aligned processes and procedures to continuously drive the development of the global template while keeping a holistic overview of how your product fits into ALDI’s global processes and system landscape 
  • Participating in the Community of Practice to share and learn best practices and continuously scanning the horizon for new methodologies and systems to ensure that your product remains “state of the art”

Your Profile

What you bring with you.

  • Professional experience in tendering/strategic sourcing processes and procedures
  • Confidence working in an internationally diverse environment and organisation 
  • Strong stakeholder management skills and the ability to convince others during international meetings with different hierarchy levels 
  • Positive can-do attitude with a high degree of self-motivation and strong communication skills 
    Ability to lead in a fast-paced work environment, consistently meet deadlines and remain calm under pressure 
  • Ability to assess risk and issues as well as develop solutions proactively together with your team
  • Fluency in English 


Desirable extras.

  • Experience with SAP Ariba Strategic Sourcing 
  • Good German language skills 

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.

  • SAP Ariba Strategic Sourcing
  • Service Now
  • M365
Travel:  partial mobile working within Germany