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Supply Chain Data Expert (m/f/d)


Friedrichshafen, BW, DE, 88046 Stemwede, NW, DE, 32351 Koblenz, RP, DE, 56070 Schweinfurt, BY, DE, 97424 Auerbach, BY, DE, 91275 Saarbrücken, SL, DE, 66117 Lemförde, NI, DE, 49447 Düsseldorf, NW, DE, 40547 Passau, BY, DE, 94034

Req ID 22542

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



  • Establishment of a central data structure for allocation management by aggregating different data categories from a complex system and data architecture 
  • Decision on suitable data categories with knowledge of the operational, complex supply chain processes in the divisions as well as domains. In addition, proactive coordination of suitable data contents for achieving the targeted allocation result with the allocation management team as well as representatives of the operational units 
  • Controlling the central data processing process as well as decentralized activities in the divisions and control of IT to check necessary source systems and transfer to a central database in ZF BW u
  • Autonomous control of the process for checking the data quality in the complex source systems as well as control of data cleansing in close coordination with domain managers as well as data managers in the divisions
  • Identification of data errors/gaps in decentralized data as well as coordinating complex data validation and correction with data managers in the divisions
  • Permanent check of the data quality of the central allocation data as well as control of an improvement process with the divisions. Furthermore, preparation of supply chain data and processes for the introduction and rollout of supply chain planning/execution systems



  • Completed course of studies with a major in industrial engineering, IT, business administration, or a similar focus
  • First years of professional experience in data analytics - focus on data management
  • Good knowledge of Excel (coding in VBA), knowledge of analytics tools such as Power BI, SAP Analytics Cloud desirable
  • Analytical background, safe handling of complex data structures, high problem solving expertise, and strong process thinking
  • Excellent command of spoken and written German and English



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 Supply Chain Data Expert (m/f/d) and apply now!


Janka Ruderisch


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