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Transformation Officer Operations / Board Office (m/f/d)

Your opportunity:

  • Become a member of the SGL Transformation Office (TO) and take functional responsibility for fundamental transformation decisions related to operations and adjacent areas 
  • Provide leadership and strategic direction to the overarching production operations through the Operations Transformation team on a global basis; herein be functionally re-sponsible for the Operations Transformation team and support in interviewing, onboarding, perfor-mance reviews and retention 
  • Support the Operations Transformation team in implementing operations-related initiatives and actions to improve product performance, operational efficiency and secure savings at each site on global scale (mainly through on the ground support as well as guidance of the Transformation team)
  • Lead TO activities within operations and program management of transformations in cooperation with the responsible line and BU leaders as well as the corporate staff
  • Ensure effective management development and performance review processes in assigned areas
  • Strategically review set-up and direction of overall program
  • Lead cultural change and continuous improvement within TO / Operations


Your profile:

  • University degree in management, science or similar
  • Min. 8 years of managerial and / or operational experience in a multi-site manufacturing environment as well as international experience required
  • Profound expertise in project management
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills at all levels of an organization
  • Strong strategic thinking as well as analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience in LEAN projects / transformations
  • Willingness to travel to SGL sites
  • Fluent in spoken and written English

Our Promise:

Convince us with your skills and strengths – in an experienced team, working on challenging tasks. With our leading-edge technologies and materials, you will have freedom to act and a wide range of development opportunities. Attractive remuneration as well as smart fringe benefits are part of our offer.

SGL Carbon is a leader in the development and manufacture of products based on specialty graphite and compo­sites materials. Using our comprehensive technology know-how and in close partnership with our customers, we develop intelligent and leading-edge solutions for the big issues of mobility, energy and digitization.

SGL Carbon has more than 4,800 employees worldwide and 31 production sites in Europe, North America and Asia, and a ser­vice network in over 100 countries.

Date:  Jan 10, 2022

Meitingen, BY, DE, 86405 Wiesbaden, Hesse, DE, 65201 Bonn, NW, DE, 53170

Business Unit:  Corporate & Others
Legal Unit:  SGL Carbon SE
Functional Area:  General Management
Employment Type:  Full time

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