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Key Account Manager - Occupant Safety Systems (m/f) in Paris at ZF

Date Posted: 2/21/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are looking for a new colleague in the Sales department at our location in Paris, La Défense.

Your tasks as Key Account Manager - Occupant Safety Systems (m/f):

  • Manage assigned customer account for the business unit "Occupant Safety Systems" and a team of 8-10 people to ensure customer satisfaction in the area of product, price, quality, service and technology during (pre-) development phase and serial life
  • Implement operational measures to achieve the defined sales and profit targets for the area of responsibility
  • ​​Identify new business opportunities, lead RFQ/RFIs and negotiate contracts and pricing
  • ​Manage and drive pre-/post SOP profitability of projects/RFQs supported by Commercial Managers in the Business Unit
  • ​Create mid- and long-term sales planning pricing strategy for the respective customers

Your profile as Key Account Manager - Occupant Safety Systems (m/f):

  • University degree in Business Administration or Engineering
  • Demonstrated experience in Sales or Engineering in the automotive industry and strong understanding of automotive processes and trends
  • ​Good leadership experience and capability to lead a team with direct reports
  • ​Strong commercial presence in front of the customer and excellent negotiation skills
  • French & English fluent; willingness to travel

Are you interested?

Please apply online and include complete and expressive application papers (cover letter, CV, and certificates) as well as salary expectations and earliest start date. Please make sure that all your documents are compiled (PDF, max. 3 MB) when uploading.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Rebecca Wolff via phone: +49 211 584 630.

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

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