Chief Operating Officer (COO) Austria

  • Wien
  • Präsenz / Mobil
  • Vollzeit
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Chief Operating Officer (COO) Austria

The Swiss Automotive Group is one of Europe's largest suppliers of automotive spare parts with distribution networks in Switzerland, Austria, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, the Czech Republic and other countries. As a strong partner in Europe, we are challenged in our growth course to always complement our experience with innovative ideas and to ensure our high quality.

What we offer:

  • Modern employment conditions and development opportunities
  • Flexibility in the working conditions
  • International travel
  • Working in a dynamic international environment
  • Support for internal and external training
  • Learning opportunities
  • 25 days holiday
  • Discounts and rebates in the automotive industry

What's important to us:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, engineering, or comparable studies
  • Minimum 5 Years experience in (IAM) Aftermarket Business
  • Proven experience as Chief Operating Officer or relevant role
  • Budget responsibility
  • German minimum Level C2
  • English minimum Level C1

What to do:

  • Manage SAG Austria, focusing on budget, P&L, and balance sheet for SAG Austria
  • Manage resources, negotiate, and support category management and supplier discussions.
  • Communicate with CFO on internal and external payments.
  • Support supply chain availability, avoid disputes, and resolve issues pro-actively. Handle bonus structure transparently, fix problems daily, manage inventory, and manage complex initiatives aligned with group goals.
  • Fixing Problems on a daily base related to daily business.
  • Monitor KPIs, balance business requests against company goals, and manage ERP, interfaces, and new business partners.
  • Lead and motivate team members to achieve project goals, monitor performance, and follow disciplinary processes.
  • Effectively communicate project milestones, deliverables, risks, and success criteria to sponsors and Regional CEOs, ensuring progress reports and presentations.

Have we inspired you to join our team?

We look forward to receiving your application!
  • Isabella Costa
  • HR Director
  • +41 44 805 23 42