Specialist Strategy (m/f/d)


LOCATION: Munich / Germany | COMPANY: Knorr-Bremse AG REQUISITION ID: 5297 | Full-time Regular  





  • Management and Conception of (international) strategic projects on behalf of the Executive Board and Managing Directors (e.g., development of new strategies, strategic reorganization projects)
  • Coordination of a cross-functional / divisional project team
  • Organization of market activity analyses for assigned business areas / competitors and advisory of senior leadership in evaluating strategic opportunities and challenges
  • Further development, implementation, and maintenance of assigned strategic methods and processes as well as coordination of the execution of annual Knorr-Bremse strategy process for assigned business segments
  • Analysis and evaluation of strategic business segments and potential candidates for acquisition / joint ventures, including leading initiatives to identify new acquisition candidates
  • For assigned business areas, definition / detailing of M&A strategies and follow-up of the execution of defined target short lists
  • Coordination and preparation of strategy communication and decision documents



  • You have an excellent university degree (Master/MBA/Doctorate), preferably in engineering or economics 
  • You have first professional experience in a high-level strategy consulting, investment bank or related corporate function
  • You have excellent project management skills
  • You bring strong affinity for technical products and markets 
  • You have very good analytical and conceptual skills, as well as business sense and a high degree of flexibility 
  • You are skilled in dealing with stakeholders at all levels and are able to prepare results appropriately for a top management target group
  • You operate successfully in a team, building on cooperation and trusting relationships


Come and join our team!

Let’s shape the future of mobility together!

Who are we? Some 30,500 team players around the world, hard at work in over 100 locations across more than 30 countries. As a force for progress on road and rail, we prioritize technical excellence, sustainable business practices and social responsibility. At the last count, our global revenues totaled EUR 6.7 billion. Join us, and you can expect exciting, varied work in an international environment with attractive working conditions – including flexible working hours, sabbaticals and remote work. In addition, you can work up to twenty days a year from abroad in the EU. A broad selection of continuing education programs offers you plenty of opportunities to develop both professionally and personally. And you can look forward to many other benefits, such as sports and healthcare programs, corporate volunteering, JobRad bicycle leasing, subsidized public transit options, and a state-of-the-art workplace with a rich choice of in-house catering options.