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Global Program Manager (f/m/d) – Sustainability

Job Description

Knowledge for the world of tomorrow.

We develop networks that supply our cities with light and heat intelligently and we know our way around automation and digitalization in the process and manufacturing industries. For these and many other future projects, we need smart thinkers who bring skills, creativity, and dedication to the table. People like you! Experienced researchers who boldly broaden horizons, true specialists, and clever minds who like to get to the bottom of things. In short, help us tackle the most exciting challenges and put into practice what really matters. We’ll give you the opportunity to really make a difference. So what are you waiting for? Take your next career step with us. 

For Siemens, sustainability is not just a promise but lived practice, even core to our brand and integrated into our strategy. Our global Sustainability team plays a vital role in ensuring that we continue on this path with determination and deliberation. Whether ecology, human rights or social responsibility: Based on our holistic understanding of sustainability, we have developed our overarching sustainability approach DEGREE and derive concrete programs from it.

Your opportunity.

You’d love to contribute to driving Sustainability at Siemens, because it’s a topic that’s close to your heart? Great, but it takes more for this opportunity. We are seeking someone who has proven to only be satisfied with their work when having achieved real transformative impact through strategic, sustainable, and measurable action. To transform the everyday and help build a better tomorrow for all of us.

So, if you are highly-motivated strategic thinker who is data-driven and enthusiastic about project management, come and join our Sustainability Team on a corporate level.

It is up to you to provide thought-leadership, consultancy, and advice, mainly through insights based on research and data, as a basis for transformative, concrete action. You will mainly lead subsequent global sustainability programs, projects and initiatives. 

Your responsibility.
  • You will translate our sustainability strategy into a masterplan through concrete action that drives sustainable change.
  • The core of your activities will provide clarity on the status quo of various strategic priorities, lead their complexity through clear prioritization of actions, and complete global implementation programs jointly with businesses, countries and functional owners. 
  • Here, you will mainly drive strategic programs and initiatives end to end, from crafting insights through initial benchmarking and data analytics to developing measures addressing root causes and the execution of their programs for sustainable change. And it’s up to you functionally to assemble, lead and empower project members and consultants in a true ecosystem approach.
Sounds exiting? Then check if this is you...

Your learning path.

For us it is all about knowing your trade what you learned so far in your past engagements. And how you brought your skills to succeed.

You will be at an advantage if…
  • You are a Pro on Project Management – you bring strong project management and organizational skills. You can perform under pressure, have a strong work ethic and are responsive. You have a consistent track record in developing and driving people-centric programs and projects, and you have built these from ideation to completion, acting as an inspiring leader. Ideally, you are certified as a project manager and/or scrum master.
  • You know the way from strategy to implementation – you have a strong strategic, conceptual, and forward-thinking attitude and enjoy problem-solving, tackling difficult challenges and finding creative solutions. You can derive tactical moves from strategies required for implementation and are experienced in research of best-practices and trends in the industry. Furthermore, you can provide some good proof points where your recommended actions brought sustainable change. A completed university degree and longstanding professional experience in strategy development and transformation is an advantage.  Ideally, you gained Sustainability Experience in concrete projects or organizations.
  • Your robust analytics skills match your passion for change – You thrive when you see the unleashed potential of the information when combining various datasets and metrics to identify trends and patterns. And you can interpret these into aggregated, easy to understand insights to executive leadership for actions that matter. 
  • You communicate change with impact – Crafting impactful executive-level presentations on your programs or projects come easy to you. Your communication style is to the point, and you can argue and convince on an executive level while finding consensus when required. Standing your ground in front of the C-suite is something you enjoy. And you know how to drive consequential change into a major organization.
What else do you need to know?

We care about finding the best talent. Even though the team is mainly located in Munich, we are also considering other Siemens locations globally

What we offer. 
  • 2 to 3 days of mobile working per week as a future global standard
  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Development opportunities for both personal and professional growth 
  • Find more benefits here
Individual benefits are adapted to meet local legal regulations, the requirements of different job profiles, locations, and individual preferences. 


Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.


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Organization: Sustainability & Operational Excellence

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Either

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