Strategy Director role – Raw Materials (f/m)

RHI Magnesita
  • Wien
  • Vollzeit
  • Projekt-, Bereichsleitung
  • 16.10.2018






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Strategy Director role - Raw Materials (f/m)

About RHI Magnesita

RHI Magnesita is the result of the combination of RHI and Magnesita to form the global leading supplier of high-grade refractory products, systems and services. With more than 14,000 employees across more than 35 countries and EUR 2.7 billion in revenues we are the driving force of the refractory industry. Refractories are indispensable for industrial high-temperature processes exceeding 1,200°C in a wide range of industries, including steel, cement, non-ferrous metals, and glass, among others.

We are the acknowledged industry leader in innovative technology. But to deliver results for customers, that technology has to be put to work effectively. By people. That's why we attach so much importance to our employees. To a collaborative culture that cherishes ideas and determination to add value for our customers. To a leadership style that encourages openness, fresh thinking and initiative. Our people are pragmatic, positive and optimistic, building strong teams who get results.

We look for

Join the newly built critical organization unit "Strategic Marketing" as Director Raw Materials (f/m) in the driver seat. The goal is to build decision criteria and a knowledge center to derive strategic insights for investment decisions and market positioning. This position is located at our headquarters in Vienna.

Your tasks

  • Drive strategic development of RHI Magnesita backwards integration and build the framework for alignment between market needs and operational setup
  • Act as Market and Competitive Intelligence center for all main raw materials used for refractories and its players
  • Constantly screen and qualify for impact on the RHI Magnesita Group for competitive developments, capacity market additions and competitor moves
  • Build a market model and rolling planning for factual analysis
  • Provide insights and analysis for investment decisions
  • Act at the interface of sales organization, corporate development, production, supply chain, R&D and purchasing
  • Build knowledge hub for all raw material market related questions incl. market size, competitive environment, price developments

Your profile

  • Knowledge of and experience in raw material markets and its dynamics
  • Familiarity with mining and raw material extraction would be a plus
  • Know-how in Competitive Intelligence / market strategies
  • Proficiency in business plans and investment cases
  • Analytical and structured person with the ability to deal with complexity
  • Able to handle multiple internal and external interfaces
  • Can do attitude and high drive

We offer

  • Exciting and challenging tasks within a global player
  • Flat hierarchies with short decision-making processes
  • Working in a high performance and dynamic team
  • Independent way of working with scope for action

For this full time position (38.5 working hours) we offer a monthly gross salary starting from EUR 6,142.86. The actual level of remuneration depends on skills and experience

Interested? Please send us your application documents (CV, motivation letter).

We are looking forward to your online application!

Your contact

Cathrin-Isabell Schenz, MSc
Expert HR Recruiting
+43 50213 6401


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RHI Magnesita

Industrie, Produktion
501+ Mitarbeiter

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RHI Magnesita - The driving force of the refractory industry RHI Magnesita geht aus dem Zusammenschluss von RHI und Magnesita zum global führenden Anbieter von hochwertigen Feuerfestprodukten, -systemen und -serviceleistungen hervor. Mit mehr als 14.000 MitarbeiterInnen in über 35 Ländern…