International technology group • specialty glasses and glass-ceramics • more than 130 years experience • 15,000 employees in around 33 countries • innovative ideas for the world of tomorrow

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Project Manager Strategic Development (f/m)

Our Strategic Development department is responsible for the corporate and business strategy of SCHOTT and supports our management in all strategic questions. To strengthen our team, we are looking for a "Project Manager Strategic Development" (f/m). This is a key in-house position for a social, organized, passionate and goal-oriented future leader who is highly self-motivated and knows how to manage a portfolio of tasks independently.

Your tasks

  • Preparation of and assessing results from annual strategic planning process and driving SCHOTT’s corporate strategy
  • Designing and implementing winning strategies and innovative business models for our Strategic Business Fields and New Ventures
  • Developing M&A strategies in our core business and adjacent fields, while working together with the corporate financial M&A department
  • Driving cross-functional internal project teams and external consultants to success

Your profile

  • University degree (Master or MBA/PhD) with excellent academic results
  • At least 5 years professional experience in a renowned consulting company with focus on industrial goods or in a comparable position in an international industrial group
  • Experience of managing complex projects in the fields of strategy development and implementation, business development and organizational development
  • An entrepreneurial and pragmatic personality
  • Excellent communication abilities as well as very good analytical and conceptual skills
  • High resilience, teamwork and perseverance
  • Fluent in English (German and/ or further language skills are a plus)

Your benefits

SCHOTT is a truly international company combining the benefits of large corporations with those of medium-sized companies. While being big enough to support your personal and professional development combined with a challenging career path, SCHOTT is small enough for pursuing your own ideas in a cooperative and dynamic work environment. Our Strategic Development department provides the opportunity to get to know the entire company and to build up your internal network for your future career at SCHOTT. In particular, you have a high degree of visibility to the top management and you are a trusted advisor to business managers. Within the Strategic Development department, we highly value internal collaboration and the exchange of ideas while fostering a highly enjoyable team spirit. We complement our offer with various training and development possibilities.


SCHOTT AG, Mainz Human Resources Germany / Mainz, Ellen Krill, +49 (0) 6131 / 66-2170

Mainz, SCHOTT AG
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