This is an exciting opportunity to join a market leading global industrial company as a Corporate Strategy Manager. Reporting to the Global Head of Strategy, the successful candidate will work closely with senior stakeholders across the business to help define and drive a major strategic change agenda.
Group Strategy is playing a central role in defining the future Digitalization of the business and the Strategy Project Manager will play a central role in defining the future position of the business. He / She will be expected to lead projects both independently and cross-functionally.
Development of business strategy on Group- and SBU-levels
Working in close co-operation with members of the Executive Board and SBU management teams
Conducting situation and trend analyses, drawing conclusions on business implications, strategic choices and areas of action, preparation of execution plans, management and follow-up
Leading and executing strategy projects at group level, and projects cutting across SBUs
Manage special initiatives: E.G Fast Track program for key business projects and organizational change
Preparing regular Executive Board workshops on strategic themes
Continuous economic-, market- and competitor intelligence gathering and identifying emerging business opportunities and threats
Proven strategy and business development toolkit, preferably from a top-tier strategy consulting firm
Track record of successfully leading strategic projects or work streams
Confidence in communication and interaction with senior executives across cultures and countries
Strategic mindset combined with pragmatic, can-do approach
Entrepreneurial personality with drive and energy to motivate others and get things done
Excellent command of written and spoken English & German