General Manager (m/w/d) Tadano Think Tank

  • Tadano Jobportal
  • Tadano Faun GmbH
  • Engineer
  • Research, development, teaching
  • Published: 2022-09-19
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About us in Lauf an der Pegnitz

At Tadano Faun GmbH, located in Lauf an der Pegnitz near Nuremberg, we develop, produce and sell our all-terrain cranes with 600 employees worldwide. In addition, we also develop and build truck-mounted cranes at our site, which are mounted on standard truck chassis.

Your Tasks

  • Establishment as well as functional and disciplinary management of the Tadano Think Tank project team
  • Establishment of the new Tadano Think Tank in Europe
  • Coordinate and control activities to advance innovations
  • Initiate and connect with research groups (e.g., universities, startups, innovation labs, companies)
  • Analyze and coordinate ongoing, different research topics of the Tadano Europe sites
  • Ongoing exchange of research strategies with the Tadano Advanced Technology & Research Center in Japan
  • Interface responsible for the Tadano Europe strategy in coordination with the management team

Your Profile

  • Successfully completed master's degree in mechanical engineering, or a comparable engineering field
  • Relevant subject-related work experience
  • Experience in working with research projects
  • Leadership experience
  • Experience in using common development software (e.g. Teamcenter, CATIA, Hypermesh)
  • Analytical and structured way of working and thinking Very good knowledge of German and English
  • Japanese language skills an advantage
  • Strong communication skills in international project teams as well as assertiveness and negotiation skills

What we offer

  • International company with worldwide dealer, customer and colleague network
  • Permanent employment & 30 days vacation
  • Attractive remuneration according to the Bavarian M&E pay scale incl. additional benefits according to the pay scale
  • Flexible working hours in a 40h model
  • Company philosophy & values: C+SQE - Safety, Quality, Efficiency based on Compliance
  • Varied range of tasks as well as the opportunity to actively participate in the establishment and further development of the business unit

Join our team and apply now!

Job ID: 566

Questions about this position will be answered by:

  • Anja Seibold-Sülflow
  • Personalreferent
  • 09123185239