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Making an impact with innovative products from reusable materials. And abstaining from plastic coffee cups.
Both count. Both are us.

New Product Introduction / OPW Manager (m/f/d)


  • As New Product Introduction Manager, you will be the voice of Supply Chain within product launch phase responsible to support cross-functional project teams in reaching time-to-market & quality objectives and to synchronize the whole Supply Chain community around it (e.g., sales forecasters, production planners, material supply planners, logistic specialists, and sales plant Supply Chain staff)
  • As New Product Introduction Manager, you will coordinate the activities in between the new product launch and the old product withdrawal (phase in & phase out management)
  • As Old Product Withdrawal Manager, you will act as project leader and manage all stakeholders from a cross-functional team (e.g., Supply Chain, Purchasing, Spares, Product Management, etc.) with aim to prepare the production and sales stop with minimum stock left over
  • As team member, you will also support the continuous improvement of own process and tools which is needed to the regular business, production and product technology evolutions


  • You have successfully completed a degree in business administration or engineering and have the necessary tools of the trade
  • You have sound professional experience (at least 5 years) in projects and industrial functions
  • Your advanced knowledge of MS Office and SAP R/3 will help you in your day-to-day business
  • Your fluent English and your open and trustworthy personality enable you to communicate confidently at all levels
  • Team spirit, organizational talent, and a forward-looking way of working round off your profile


  • We are part of the solution. Because our highly efficient, environmentally friendly technologies conserve resources and reduce CO2 emissions in the long term
  • We offer flexible working hours and home office. This makes it possible to balance family and career
  • Our canteen and company health management are a matter of course for us (sports offers, fitness courses, company doctor)


Friederike Strung

+49 2191 18 5101

Vaillant Group

Company:  Vaillant GmbH
City:  Remscheid
Country:  Germany

The Vaillant Group is a global market and technology leader in the fields of heating, ventilation and air-conditioning technology. Join our team of 15,000 colleagues from more than 70 countries who work every day for a better climate – for people at home and the environment. We work on large-scale, innovative and strategic projects. With small, everyday gestures so that we can all play our part. Act global, work global. And become part of a global team. We sell our products in around 60 countries, using ten production and development sites in six European countries, as well as China.

Working for us makes you responsible for the future – your own, and that of our planet. We can offer you excellent conditions.


Since we work climate-neutrally, we can only process online applications. Let's save the climate together and avoid paper applications.