Project Manager - Global Logistics (automotive focus) (m/f/d)

  • Location: ​Hamburg, Norderstedt - tesa Headquarter
  • Entry as: Permanent
  • Work Area: Logistics / Supply Chain


What you will do

tesa´s Global Logistics Team drives the transformation at tesa. We aim to push our logistics and supply chain standards, tools and processes to the next level by driving projects and initiatives around tool implementations, process efficiency, automation and digitization. Does that fit to your mindset? Come join us, as we are now looking for a new team member.


  • Management of complex international, cross-functional and cross-company projects with the aim of improving structures, processes, systems and sustainability aspects in the tesa supply chain with a focus on logistics 
  • Ensuring and monitoring the overall project planning, in compliance with project goals, schedule and budget 
  • Management or support of the regular global tenders for any logistics services using data collection, process documentation and the corresponding service provider workshops including the implementation of the selected partner. 
  • Negotiation and selection of service providers in cooperation with Global Procurement function. 
  • Steer internal and external customers, stakeholders, service providers or consultants within the framework of defined projects. 

What you will need

  • Master's degree, ideally with a focus on logistics, business or a comparable subject 
  • Profound professional experience (at least 5 years) in the supply chain environment with a focus on contract logistics
  • High experience and passion for processes, digitization, and business excellence methods 
  • Extensive experience in the automotive industry is a must
  • Advanced project management and presentation capabilities 
  • Strong analytical skills with a solution-oriented mindset 
  • Confident demeanor with assertiveness and stakeholder management  
  • Business fluent in English (written and spoken), German would be a plus 

What you can expect

tesa is one of the world's leading manufacturers of adhesive tape solutions, with a range of more than 7,000 products.  With passion for technology, we drive innovation, reliability, and sustainability to shape a better future.

Our solutions make a difference in the work, products, and lives of our customers across a variety of industries, including Automotive, Electronics, and Home applications. With this, we address a broad segment of business customers, but also you as a private consumer.

You might be surprised to discover the many places where our adhesive solutions are at work, from the battery in your electric car, to the display of your mobile phone, and even in the elevator in your building. Wherever you look, you'll find tesa - holding the world together since more than 125 years.