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Head of Global Allocation Management (m/f/d)


Friedrichshafen, BW, DE, 88046 Passau, BY, DE, 94034 Saarbrücken, SL, DE, 66117 Schweinfurt, BY, DE, 97424 Koblenz, RP, DE, 56070 Düsseldorf, NW, DE, 40547 Stemwede, NW, DE, 32351 Auerbach, BY, DE, 91275

Req ID 22533

We are looking for a new colleague in our department Materials Management at any location in Germany.



  • Management of SC allocation team as well as the allocation process centrally and in the plants of the affected divisions including bottleneck management in the plants
  • Management of the Allocation Steering Committee and coordination of allocation results with Steering Committee representatives from domains and divisions
  • Control of adopted measures with allocation managers, the allocation management team, and the SC data team
  • Managing the implementation of new requirements in allocation calculation and bottleneck management with the allocation management team
  • Managing the communication of allocation results to Sales and Operations


  • Relevant master's degree
  • Several years of experience as SCM Manager, plant SC Manager with IT/Data Management background
  • Strong management background and entrepreneurial thinking, analytical background and safe handling of complex data structures
  • Fluent English and German, oral and written
  • High level of problem solving expertise and strong process thinking



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 Head of Global Allocation Management (m/f/d) and apply now!


Janka Ruderisch


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