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Aftermarket Excellence Center Leader (m/f/d)


Friedrichshafen, BW, DE

Req ID 26716 |Friedrichshafen, Germany


We are looking for a new colleague in our department Aftermarket at our location in Friedrichshafen. 


Your tasks:

  • Design and develop jointly with Aftermarket (AM) functional leaders, the AM Centers of Excellence strategy, roadmap & framework
  • Lead and orchestrate the entire project from the overall concept validation, to the full implementation in line with AM Strategy, key stakeholders’ and customers’ requirements
  • Strongly partner with HR, IT, GSSO, Finance, Functions’ Leads to ensure effective project design & execution as well as map existing activities and design future optimized processes
  • Coordinate business cases and prepare validation with the Division LT and BoM, CoEs ramp up (resources/competences/localization/induction) as well as lead, motivate and support migration team(s) ensuring no disruption to the business while fostering strong engagement & collaboration
  • Develop and deploy communication strategies and plans as well as ensure all legal, statutory, tax and company secretarial requirements


Your profile:

  • Successfully finished university degree in technical or economical area, MBA/PhD highly preferred with strong project management skills as well as experience in setting up Centers of Excellence and/or shared services
  • 6sigma certification preferred as well as experience in matrix organizations
  • Strong analytical, impacting and influencing skills & process oriented
  • Ability to implement difficult changes, remotely and at scale as well as fostering collaboration & empowerment
  • Fluent German and English language skills


Please upload your application documents in English language. 


About ZF:
ZF is a global technology company suppling systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility. ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.
In fiscal year 2020 ZF reported sales of €32.6 billion. The company employs more than 150,000 associates at approximately 270 locations in 42 countries.


The compatibility of work and family life is firmly anchored at ZF. For more information, please visit www.zf.com/berufundprivatleben


Be part of our ZF team as Aftermarket Excellence Center Leader (m/f/d) and apply now!


Anastasia Zascerinskij


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