Global Division Head – E-Mobility & Battery

    Jobbeschreibung:

    Our client, a global market leader in the automotive industry, is heavily investing in its E-Mobility segment. This role will lead the Center of Excellence (CoE) “E-Mobility & Battery” and the position holder will be a part of the Corporate Executive Leadership team.

    Batteries account for over 40% of the added value in electric vehicles. The CoE will strengthen the company’s competence in developing and manufacturing highly innovative batteries and battery cells with a global footprint. The CoE will also ensure the capability for large-scale production which will be ecologically and economically sustainable.

    • Develop and establish the Center of Excellence “E-Mobility & Battery” globally across the organization.
      Speed up material/product innovation and promote new technologies as well as new recycling concepts.
    • Build up new international research and operations capabilities such as production centers and R&D hubs.
    • Participate in the creation of a group-wide Battery Platform System and be strongly involved in future EV projects.
    • Support the commercial growth of the E-Mobility business by establishing relationships internally as well as with external suppliers, customers, and possible joint venture partners.
    • Build cross functional best-in-class teams and create an environment in which individuals and teams work with rather than against each other.
    • Continuously monitor the global E-Mobility sector for opportunities and threats to the corporate strategy and make actionable recommendations to the Group Board.
    • Prepare and control budget and forecast to ensure effective implementation of the business strategy.

    • University degree in engineering and/or business management, preferably combined with a PhD with a focus on Battery technologies.
    • Many years of experience in leading large R&D and/or operations organizations within the E-Mobility sector.
    • Solid knowledge of automotive EV projects including the integration of the battery into the vehicle.
    • Strong understanding of the Supply Chain for automotive battery manufacturing as well as for the latest technologies in this field. 
    • Think broadly and creatively about the battery industry, identifying long-term opportunities and future trends.
    • Hands-on mentality and entrepreneurial spirit with a high motivation to build, develop and lead a large international organization.
    • Fluent English is a must. Additional languages, especially German, are a plus.

    • Be a part of one of the most exciting automotive & tech companies globally with a famous and well-known brand.
    • A unique possibility to make your mark in building up and leading a global organization that represents state-of-the-art technologies and a huge growth potential.
    • The chance to create and implement your own ideas, working closely with the Group Board.
    • The opportunity to grow within a global company that is based on a strong financial foundation.
    • Perfect fast track role for your career to step into a Board function.
    • Lead challenging and exciting projects that have a big impact on the future of electrification.
    • Be one of the key influencers of the company’s future success.
    • Be a key driver in the company on the way to zero emissions and sustainability.

    Our client, a global market leader in the automotive industry, is heavily investing in its E-Mobility segment. This role will lead the Center of Excellence (CoE) “E-Mobility & Battery” and the position holder will be a part of the Corporate Executive Leadership team.

    Batteries account for over 40% of the added value in electric vehicles. The CoE will strengthen the company’s competence in developing and manufacturing highly innovative batteries and battery cells with a global footprint. The CoE will also ensure the capability for large-scale production which will be ecologically and economically sustainable.

    • Develop and establish the Center of Excellence “E-Mobility & Battery” globally across the organization.
      Speed up material/product innovation and promote new technologies as well as new recycling concepts.
    • Build up new international research and operations capabilities such as production centers and R&D hubs.
    • Participate in the creation of a group-wide Battery Platform System and be strongly involved in future EV projects.
    • Support the commercial growth of the E-Mobility business by establishing relationships internally as well as with external suppliers, customers, and possible joint venture partners.
    • Build cross functional best-in-class teams and create an environment in which individuals and teams work with rather than against each other.
    • Continuously monitor the global E-Mobility sector for opportunities and threats to the corporate strategy and make actionable recommendations to the Group Board.
    • Prepare and control budget and forecast to ensure effective implementation of the business strategy.

    • University degree in engineering and/or business management, preferably combined with a PhD with a focus on Battery technologies.
    • Many years of experience in leading large R&D and/or operations organizations within the E-Mobility sector.
    • Solid knowledge of automotive EV projects including the integration of the battery into the vehicle.
    • Strong understanding of the Supply Chain for automotive battery manufacturing as well as for the latest technologies in this field. 
    • Think broadly and creatively about the battery industry, identifying long-term opportunities and future trends.
    • Hands-on mentality and entrepreneurial spirit with a high motivation to build, develop and lead a large international organization.
    • Fluent English is a must. Additional languages, especially German, are a plus.

    • Be a part of one of the most exciting automotive & tech companies globally with a famous and well-known brand.
    • A unique possibility to make your mark in building up and leading a global organization that represents state-of-the-art technologies and a huge growth potential.
    • The chance to create and implement your own ideas, working closely with the Group Board.
    • The opportunity to grow within a global company that is based on a strong financial foundation.
    • Perfect fast track role for your career to step into a Board function.
    • Lead challenging and exciting projects that have a big impact on the future of electrification.
    • Be one of the key influencers of the company’s future success.
    • Be a key driver in the company on the way to zero emissions and sustainability.