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At thyssenkrupp we have more than 158,000 employees in 79 countries and annual sales of €41,5 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.
ITS Director Manchester (all genders welcome)
thyssenkrupp Elevator UK Ltd.,
Location Lenton, Nottingham
We strive to make cities the best ever places to live, by advancing an industry that moves over 1 billion people each day. We are transforming our business by driving the industry norm and challenging ourselves, fostering a culture of internal and external collaboration, and building on our unique engineering capabilities to optimize existing and create new products and solutions for our customers that cater to real mobility needs.

thyssenkrupp Elevator brings together the Group’s global activities in passenger transportation systems. With sales of 7.7 billion euros in fiscal 2016/2017 and customers in 150 countries, thyssenkrupp Elevator built its position as one of the world’s leading elevator companies from scratch in a mere 40 years’ time applying thyssenkrupp unique engineering capabilities. With more than 50,000 highly skilled employees, the company offers smart and innovative products and services designed to meet customers’ individual requirements. The portfolio includes passenger and freight elevators, escalators and moving walks, passenger boarding bridges, stair and platform lifts as well as tailored service solutions for all products. Over 1000 locations around the world provide an extensive sales and service network to guarantee closeness to customers.

Your responsibilities

• As ITS Manchester Director (all genders welcome), you will be responsible for all 4 ITS departments focusing on technical support, training, repairs, spare part source and supply, sales and marketing support
• You will lead and coordinate the ITS team of 25 employees in Manchester
• Further developing and improving the internal ITS services delivery for all countries in Europe Africa and continuously promoting ITS services to the Field organization
• Driving international marketing and customer relationship in close collaboration with local sales teams
• Direct customer contact (customer visits, job-site audits, tender negotiation meetings supporting the thyssenkrupp Field Organizations)
• Conducting internal and external events by hosting customer tours and promotional visits at ITS Manchester facility
• You will be member of the ITS Executive Board Europe Africa; within this network executing projects in cooperation with the 4 ITS centers in Europe Africa
• Coordinating legal aspects and challenges coming from reverse engineering projects and keeping up to date on the latest competitor technological developments

Your profile

• We are looking for someone with an electrical/electronic/industrial engineering degree (Bachelor/Master or equivalent) or higher/specialized degree
• Good technical and business knowledge is a must
• We expect extensive practical experience in Team Management
• Your English skills are excellent, one additional language is beneficial (e.g. French, German, Spanish, Italian)
• We are seeking a communicative and intercultural awareness individual with a management background
• Good technical knowledge of Elevator/Escalator control systems
• International customer service delivery and direct customer and service sales experience would be appreciated
• Willingness to travel monthly across Europe and even overseas

Please hand in your application (CV + cover letter) to Mrs. Annaliza Schofield (@: annaliza.schofield@thyssenkrupp.com). Thank you.
About thyssenkrupp
At thyssenkrupp we have more than 156,000 employees in nearly 80 countries and annual sales of €39 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test. We strive to make cities the best ever places to live, by advancing an industry that moves over 1 billion people each day. We are transforming our business by driving the industry norm and challenging ourselves, fostering a culture of internal and external collaboration, and building on our unique engineering capabilities to optimize existing and create new products and solutions for our customers that cater to real mobility needs.

thyssenkrupp Elevator brings together the Group’s global activities in passenger transportation systems. With sales of 7.7 billion euros in fiscal 2016/2017 and customers in 150 countries, thyssenkrupp Elevator built its position as one of the world’s leading elevator companies from scratch in a mere 40 years’ time applying thyssenkrupp unique engineering capabilities. With more than 50,000 highly skilled employees, the company offers smart and innovative products and services designed to meet customers’ individual requirements. The portfolio includes passenger and freight elevators, escalators and moving walks, passenger boarding bridges, stair and platform lifts as well as tailored service solutions for all products. Over 1000 locations around the world provide an extensive sales and service network to guarantee closeness to customers.
Your responsibilities
• As ITS Manchester Director (all genders welcome), you will be responsible for all 4 ITS departments focusing on technical support, training, repairs, spare part source and supply, sales and marketing support
• You will lead and coordinate the ITS team of 25 employees in Manchester
• Further developing and improving the internal ITS services delivery for all countries in Europe Africa and continuously promoting ITS services to the Field organization
• Driving international marketing and customer relationship in close collaboration with local sales teams
• Direct customer contact (customer visits, job-site audits, tender negotiation meetings supporting the thyssenkrupp Field Organizations)
• Conducting internal and external events by hosting customer tours and promotional visits at ITS Manchester facility
• You will be member of the ITS Executive Board Europe Africa; within this network executing projects in cooperation with the 4 ITS centers in Europe Africa
• Coordinating legal aspects and challenges coming from reverse engineering projects and keeping up to date on the latest competitor technological developments
Your profile
• We are looking for someone with an electrical/electronic/industrial engineering degree (Bachelor/Master or equivalent) or higher/specialized degree
• Good technical and business knowledge is a must
• We expect extensive practical experience in Team Management
• Your English skills are excellent, one additional language is beneficial (e.g. French, German, Spanish, Italian)
• We are seeking a communicative and intercultural awareness individual with a management background
• Good technical knowledge of Elevator/Escalator control systems
• International customer service delivery and direct customer and service sales experience would be appreciated
• Willingness to travel monthly across Europe and even overseas

Please hand in your application (CV + cover letter) to Mrs. Annaliza Schofield (@: annaliza.schofield@thyssenkrupp.com). Thank you.

Contact details

Mrs. Annaliza Schofield
@: annaliza.schofield@thyssenkrupp.com

http://karriere.thyssenkrupp.com