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

Senior Advisor - Strategic Funding (Government Affairs)

Location: 

Livonia, MI, US, 48150

Req ID 31937
   

ZF is seeking to fill a newly-created role spearheading the company’s pursuit of grants and other strategic funding opportunities available at the federal, state, and local level in the US.  This position will report to the Head of External Affairs for North America, and will be located in the ZF North America Headquarters in Livonia, MI.  Apply now to join a great team and a great company in this exciting new role!

 

Responsibilities

  • In coordination with divisional and functional leaders, identify opportunities to secure government funding support for proposed future ZF investments.  
  • Manage the initiation, design, and implementation of relevant opportunities, with a focus on transformation, innovation, workforce development, and plant investments.
  • Build and grow networks with federal, state, and local entities engaged in the design and deployment of funding opportunities.
  • Represents ZF externally and participate regularly in public funding-related association and committee meetings.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree required
  • 3+ years experience in the field of public funding. 
  • Prior success enabling the securing of government funding or the development and deployment of public grant programs.
  • Business fluent in English, knowledge of Spanish or German a plus.

 

Be part of our ZF team as Advisor - Strategic Funding and apply now!

 

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ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


Nearest Major Market: Livonia
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

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