Title:  Head of Order Management *

Location: 

Kassel Hybrid, DE

Company:  SMA Solar Technology AG
Job Type:  in part-time and full-time possible - permanent

ENERGY THAT CHANGES: Innovative and sustainable key technologies are prerequisites for renewable energy supply. More than 3,000 employees from 20 countries work to ensure that SMA is actively helping to promote the production and development of PV system technology worldwide.

Would you like to play a part in shaping the energy supply of the future? Welcome to SMA.

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The Global Order Management Team is a pivotal department at SMA, as it serves as a true center of competence for all segments (Residential, C&I and Large Scale). The highly skilled and motivated team members control the incoming orders and interact with customers to confirm these orders within their desired timeframe, and follows up on any changes or modifications as might be needed. The team also further aligns capacity planning with the production facility and plans deliveries in full coordination with the logistics teams. The HQ GOM works in a global context and collaborates on a daily base with colleagues in subsidiaries around the world

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • You are globally responsible for ensuring international order fulfilment on time and within budget, providing consistent and precise reporting to top management
  • You are responsible for the further strategic orientation and development of your Global Order Management, a unit with over 75 employees worldwide
  • You assume people leadership of your team leaders and enable them to develop continuously
  • To keep SMA prepared for the future, you will continue to advance the automation and optimization of processes, thereby striving for a smooth, seamless and digital way of customer facing activities
  • To achieve this, you will work proactively and continuously in close dialogue with all relevant interfaces (e.g. sales, service, business units, production, logistics) and will implement advanced state of the art solutions following the needs of the markets
  • You carry out budget planning and compliance for your division and report to the EVP of the Segment Home Solutions

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • You have successfully completed a commercial or technical university degree or have a comparable background
  • You have many years of relevant professional experience in a similarly complex management role. ideally in an international, medium-sized and modern company in the industrial sector
  • You have proven experience in order processing in the project business or distribution business, primarily in B2B business, with a deep understanding of the order management value chain
  • You have a high level of leadership competence with great communication skills, an above-average willingness to perform, coupled to a strong assertiveness and a strong desire to drive issues forward in a dynamic environment and implement them in a solution-orientated, well-coordinated manner
  • You have a very good command of German and English (English at least C1 level) and are very familiar with the relevant SAP systems and in dealing with MS Office applications. E-Commerce is a familiar area of work for you
  • You enjoy developing your globally distributed employees and managing processes, projects and specialist topics in an international team with an entrepreneurial approach

 

#bethechange We look forward to receiving your application.

Your contact is Maureen Ege | HR Global Recruiting | Telephone: +49 561 9522-0

 

∗ SMA is committed to diversity and equal opportunity - unattached of gender, age, origin, religion, disability or sexual orientation.

ENERGY THAT CHANGES: Innovative and sustainable key technologies are prerequisites for renewable energy supply. More than 3,000 employees from 20 countries work to ensure that SMA is actively helping to promote the production and development of PV system technology worldwide.

Would you like to play a part in shaping the energy supply of the future? Welcome to SMA.

be energy. Your energy can thrive with us. Respond to changes in an active, bold and targeted way.
#equalopportunities#developmentopportunities#talentmanagement

be flexible. Conditions can change, so our work schedule models offer you a solution.
#flexibleworkinghours#remoteworking#parttimeopportunities

be family. A sense of community and camaraderie is important to us. We offer work-life-balance.
#vacationcare#familyservices#emergencychildcare

For more information click here: https://www.SMA.de/en/career/