VIE - New Development Planning Support (m/f)

Publish Date
12 Jan 2018
Hamburg GER
Reference Code
10387080 KP EN EXT 2
Interest Group
Functional Area
Project Management
Contract Type
Working Time
Full time
Work Experience
Not specified

VIE - New Development Planning Support (m/f)

Airbus Hamburg

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2016, it generated revenues of € 67 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners from 100 to more than 600 seats. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as Europe’s number one space enterprise and the world’s second largest space business. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.

Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other's expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary - on the ground, in the sky and in space.

Description of the job

The Volunteer for International Experience (VIE) program is an international program sponsored by the French Ministry of Economy, Finance and Employment, open to Airbus to offer young professionals the opportunity to have valuable paid work experience abroad in a technical or business function.

We are looking for highly motivated graduates aged 18 to 28 years, who are citizens of the European Union (all E.U. nationals, plus Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein). Candidates meeting these criteria and interested in a VIE, please register before your 28th birthday on the website For graduates who would be interested in a career with Airbus, this could be the start of a rewarding future in a dynamic and forward-thinking sector.

The VIE is a specific contract, under Business France's eligibility criteria. For further information, more details can be found on and from It is not possible to apply for a V.I.E. position in your country of origin

Tasks & accountabilities

For Airbus Commercial in Hamburg within the department Programme / Project Management for Airbus Neo+ we are looking for a VIE - New Development Planning Support. We integrate the production plans from four Final Assembly locations (two of which are planned in our team) into a single plan which is distributed to the various plants and suppliers. Additionally we are responsible for the Sales production matching process, aligning customer contracts with industrial slots based on contractual month, aircraft type and customer preference. We also work closely with new product development to secure the entry into service, and integration into serial process, of any new customer options or aircraft improvements.

Start: April/May 2018
Duration: 12 months

In this context, your main activities will include:

  • Act as link between Integrated Programme Planning and New Development projects
  • Coordinate industrial planning requirements for the integration of the NEO+ project into the series programme
  • Compares the industrial feasibility with the commercial requests and provides guidance and recommendations for industrial ramp-up and rate capabilities; including requirements for flight test and refurbishment of flight test aircraft for customers
  • Exchange and communicate with all transnational and national plants, as well with main suppliers
  • Aligne with Marketing and Sales teams

Required skills

You offer:

  • University degree in Project Management, Logistics/Supply Chain, Business Administration, Industrial Engineering, Business Informatics or similar
  • Profound MS Office handling required, experience with big data solutions is appreciated
  • English: negotiation level
  • German and/or another language: appreciated

You are a good team player, have excellent communication skills, you are agile and you offer autonomous working attitude with high coordination/organisational skills.


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We are looking for highly motivated graduates who would like to work within a team in a dynamic and forward-thinking sector. Please apply with complete documents (cover letter and C.V. in English, relevant certificates/ letters of reference) by using this e-recruitment tool.

NB: all roles within the Airbus Group are advertised for two weeks to ensure maximum visibility to potential candidates. However, if a successful candidate is found before the advert expires the role will be closed. We would therefore advise any candidate to apply as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

Airbus is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.

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