Senior Performance Manager (m/f/d) International Ambient Production


International Ambient Production | Bielefeld | Start date: 04/01/2023 | Full Time | Permanent


Since our beginnings at Dr. Oetker, we have been breaking new ground. With pizza, cake, and desserts, as well as digital platforms and services – quality and an innovative spirit set us apart.


What awaits you? It's up to you! At. Dr. Oetker, you can actively shape the future – both yours and ours. We want to be part of something bigger. Don't you?





  • As Senior Performance Manager (m/f/d) in the department International Ambient Production, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining standardized reportings as a basis for best practices and optimization projects.
  • In this role, you will support the international Ambient production units in their continuous efficiency improvement processes.
  • You will be responsible for defining, communicating, summarizing and evaluating project-related key performance indicators.
  • In addition, you will be in close contact with our production controllers and the supply chain for research and calculations.  
  • You will review investment proposals from the production units and prepare guidance for decisions, taking into account the impact on cost allocation. 
  • You will lead projects to improve the profitability, KPI’s and outcomes of the Ambient Production. In addition, you continuously identify improvement potentials based on KPI's.



  • You have successfully completed your university studies in industrial engineering, business administration, economics or a comparable field.
  • Moreover, you have several years of professional experience in the performance management of production units.
  • You have good project management skills and have already gained experience in working with international teams. 
  • You have a high affinity for numbers and in-depth knowledge of processes and procedures in production units. 
  • Your distinctive communication and integration skills, your ability to deal with conflict and achieve consensus, and your willingness to engage in continuous professional development characterize you.
  • Your excellent German and English skills and your willingness to travel internationally complete your profile.


Onboarding for new employees | Further education opportunities | Attractive remuneration with non-tariff benefits | Pension plan | Job ticket | Flexible work models | Mobile work | 30 days of vacation | Special vacation at Christmas & New Year's Eve | Sabbatical | Family-run company | Daycare cooperation and vacation programs for children | Excellent employee restaurant | Bicycle parking spaces | Free car parking spaces | Discounts in the Dr. Oetker Shop | Sports, health and fitness offers | Laundry service | Showers for employees | Events and celebrations 



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Dr. Oetker is an equal opportunities employer. We continuously work to shape and live a corporate culture where everyone feels welcome. At Dr. Oetker, your personality and qualifications are what count. Not gender, nationality, ethnic or social background, religion, disability, age or sexual orientation, and identity.


Dr. August Oetker Nahrungsmittel KG

Recruiting Team Bielefeld

+49 521 155 2520