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Work at the forefront of automotive innovation with ZF,
one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Head of Strategy & Product Planning Steering


Bielsko-Biała, Śląskie , PL, 43-346

Req ID 44671 Bielsko-Biała, Poland


Your tasks:

•  Responsible for joint development and coordination of product planning and overall strategy related to Steering (non-financial SP part); 
•  Drive development and establishment of Digital business Cases for Steering;
•  Jointly develop and support Steering related strategic portfolio management;
•  Participate in global strategy activities incl. product strategies: product strategy reviews, technology capability assessment, innovation screening, price/cost curves, diversification opportunities;
•  Be part of cross Divisional product planning activities for new Products and ZF Offerings in Chassis 2.0; 

•  Take part in competitive technology assessments, market product roadmap/s, technology market forecasts and Scenarios, competitor benchmarking, tracking of technology KPIs.


Your Profile:

•  Relevant engineering and consulting/commercial background/experience, preferably in Automotive/ Steering brand;
•  Ideally exceptional experience in one or several product/s or technologies;
•  Collaborative and decision oriented (interacting with several internal stakeholders, prioritization activities) across a variety of functions /divisions; ability to drive consensus;
•  Strong strategic capabilities (deriving future product/solution trends) and analytical skills (defining and structuring problems, driving analysis, deriving “insights”, making recommendations);
•  Strong technical background, in combination with business acumen, market understanding;
•  Superb leadership and communication skills (cross country, influencing);
•  Excellent English command (C1).


We offer:

•  Ability to work with innovative automotive technologies;
•  Possibility of professional development in an international environment;
•  Benefit package – work in hybrid system (partially remotely), private healthcare, life insurance, relocation bonus, My Benefit system etc.;
•  Stable employment and attractive work conditions.


Be part of our ZF team as Head of Strategy & Product Planning Steering and apply now!


Aleksandra Sobczyk

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