Strategy Expert (m/f/d)

  • Erlangen
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About us

For future mobility concepts and in-car user experience, software is set to play an even more decisive role. Elektrobit  is a visionary global supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry with more than 3400 employees worldwide. For over 30 years now, we have been developing pioneering technologies for automated driving, new vehicle infrastructures, connected cars, and user experience. We are a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental AG.

At Elektrobit we are working toward a world in which mobility causes zero fatalities, produces low emissions, and transforms your commute into quality time. In our collaboration with our customers, including Audi, BMW, Daimler, Ford, GM, Volkswagen Group, Volvo, and many more, we live and breathe our passion for automotive software and for the mobility of tomorrow.

Join our team and help shape the future of the automobile.

Your responsibilities

  • You support the development of a long-term organizational strategy by
    • conducting research and analyses of operational effectiveness, processes, stakeholders, etc.
    • aligning organizational, departmental goals, processes, and influence resource allocation with the organizational strategy.
    • attending market events and conferences in Europe to build market intelligence.
    • continuously assessing market trends and competitors, building on strengths and weaknesses, identifying threats and opportunities.
    • identifying possibilities for non-linear growth (scan markets for potential partners and M&A).
    • analysing the company portfolio and supporting regional initiatives’ integration.
  • You plan, implement, and manage proposed recommendations and strategic projects.
  • You monitor and report on execution status of strategic projects.
  • You support and guide management board members’ decision-making processes.
  • You manage organizational alignments on strategy between Elektrobit and Continental departments.
  • You present findings, projections, and recommended actions.
  • You support Elektrobit internal communication on information regarding strategy, initiatives, objectives and key results (OKRs), etc.
  • You directly report to the Head of Strategy at Elektrobit.
  • Your performance will be appraised based on your contribution, strategy department contribution and organizational progress.

Your profile

  • You have an academic degree in engineering. An optional degree/ post-graduation in business or consulting is a plus.
  • You have several years of experience in business administration, management consulting or strategic planning, with the focus on automotive software.
  • You are familiar with automotive software and have experience in advisory roles at senior leadership/ board level.
  • You are able to create and analyze business plans and business cases.
  • You have an excellent understanding of business operations and procedures.
  • Your outstanding research and analytical abilities are complemented by your strong organizational and planning skills.
  • You have project management and leadership skills in owning topics and ensuring outcomes.
  • You have excellent communication and interpersonal skills (English is mandatory, German skills would be an added advantage).

What we offer

  • Working on exciting and future-oriented projects in international collaboration within a multicultural and diverse team.
  • A healthy work/life balance through access to mobile work and tailored work time models.
  • An informal working environment throughout the company with no dress code.
  • Location-specific benefits such as a canteen, discounts in restaurants, company sports, corporate events, e-bike leasing, preventive medical measures, vacation activities for children, and much more.
  • Company pension scheme, capital-forming benefits.
  • Opportunities for personal development through a range of training courses provided by our academy.

Contact us

Apply quickly and easily via our job portal, where you can also import your resume data automatically. Further information on development opportunities, corporate culture, and benefits can be found at
Applications from disabled people are welcome.

Any questions?
We will be happy to answer your questions; call us on +49 9131-7701-7060.
  • Isabel Raiser
  • Recruiting
  • +49 9131 7701 6370