Cosma International Project Manager Procurement Freight & Logistics Services (m/f) in Graz, Austria

Company Introduction

As one of the largest automotive suppliers in the world - Magna International is committed to delivering product and process innovations through our world-class manufacturing operations that combine our unique design, engineering and program management expertise. At the heart of our operating structure is a powerful entrepreneurial culture and Fair Enterprise philosophy, which builds ownership and inspires pride in our employees.

Magna Logistics is a division of Magna International. The task is the coordination of inter-plant logistics activities. These include, among others, the definition of standard processes and methods as well as the development and implementation of standard tools.

Job Introduction
  • Ensuring efficiency and cost reduction in the area of supply chain engineering and transport management
  • Use of synergies and "best practice sharing" in the field of supply chain engineering and transport management
  • Ensuring cross-industry & group-wide standardization and harmonization of supporting systems, processes and methods in the areas of supply chain engineering and transport management
  • Development of new processes, tools and software applications
Major Responsibilities
  • Optimization of transport networks (supply chain engineering)
  • Tender management for freight and logistics services (RFQ/RFI)
  • Benchmarking of freight rates
  • Market analysis and trend studies
  • Development of processes in the area of supply chain engineering,"–procurement freight and logistics services"
  • Relationship management with service providers
  • Support for Magna plants in case of escalation
  • Support forecasting and budget planning process
Knowledge and Education
  • Completed technical or commercial education preferred with a focus on logistics (Studies in the field of logistics or business management)
Work Experience
  • 3-5 years of proven experience in the area of supply chain engineering, freight procurement or transport
  • Leadership experience
  • Experience in the automotive industry or transport service sector
Skills and Competencies
  • Relevant professional competence
  • Excellent MS Office skills (especially Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Project management experience
  • Experience with e-procurement platforms
  • SAP knowledge is an asset
  • Very good English language communication skills
  • Profound German or Eastern languages communication skills are an advantage
  • Presentation and communication capability
  • Ability to work in team
  • Strategic and entrepreneurial thinking and action
  • Negotiation power and assertiveness
  • Professional, sovereign appearance
  • Leadership
Work Environment

For dedicated and motivated employees we offer an interesting and diversified job within a dynamic team together with the individual and functional development in a professional environment of a global acting business. Fair treatment and a sense of responsibility towards employees are the principle of the Magna culture. We strive to offer an inspiring and motivating work environment.


Around 40% of normal working hours

Additional Information

The annual remuneration package for this position is a minimum of EUR 50.000,-. We offer attractive benefits (e.g. employee profit participation program) and a salary which is in line with market conditions depending on your skills and experience.

Group: Magna Corporate

Division: Magna International Europe Austria

State/Province/County: Styria

City: Graz

Job Type: Regular