(Senior) Project Manager at Flixtrain (m/f/d)

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We're looking for a motivated and driven (Senior) Project Manager Flixtrain (m/f/d) who will help us shape our team, drive the company to the next level, and have the most direct influence on our success.

Do you want to build up the biggest private player in the long-distance railway market? Do you want to create a new travel experience? You love to improve and rethink status quo? Then join our FlixTrain team and be part of a new startup within FlixBus which will revolutionize the railway industry and how people travel!

Your Tasks – Paint the world green

  • You are part of the Rolling-Stock Sourcing team for FlixTrain; you will define and shape our rolling-stock long-term strategy
  • You are responsible to prepare bid specifications for newly built rolling-stock orders, coordinating the bid, negotiation and contracting process and analyzing results of different parties
  • You define our decision process, take part in the top-level negotiations to build up a low-cost provider with superior cost advantages
  • You analyze, compare and evaluate the negotiation outcomes and present results to the management level; you play an integral part in enabling further growth for FlixTrain
  • You develop our rolling-stock sourcing strategy together with a strong, international and highly motivated team

Your Profile – Ready to hop on board

  • Degree in Business, Economics, Legal Studies or similar
  • Excellent English and German written skills; every other European language is a plus 
  • 2+ years of relevant working experience; experience in large-scale procurement projects or consulting is a plus (but not required)
  • Strong analytical critical-thinking skills and a high affinity to detail and structure
  • Ideally background in transport industry (a plus, but not required)
  • Ability to transfer analytical insights into commercial outcomes
  • You are self-reliant, reliable and conscientious
  • Strong skills in stakeholder management

Our Perks – More than just a job

  • Have an impact. With innovation and smart technology, we are changing the way people travel, and you too can have an impact on this ride.
  • Trust-based working. We don't punch the clock – organize your own schedule. We trust in what you do!
  • Push boundaries. Everyone is equally important and works together on uncharted challenges alongside inspiring colleagues from all over the world.
  • Fun at work and beyond. Discover the world with your free FlixBus rides and join our regular team events – there's always something to celebrate!
  • Feel at home. We provide you with a laptop, comfortable working space, free drinks, a casual dress code, diverse employee discounts and more.

Want to rewrite the history of mobility with us? Then join our ride and apply now. We're excited to hear from you!


About FlixMobility

We are a global mobility provider with headquarters in Europe and the United States. Since 2013, we have changed the way millions of people have traveled, offering new alternatives for convenient, affordable and eco-friendly travel. Thanks to a unique business model and innovative technology, we have quickly established one of the largest long-distance mobility networks in the world – and our journey has just begun.

FlixMobility is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy and gender identity), national, social or ethnic origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, age, veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements, competence and merit.

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