Head of Automotive Solutions (m/f/d), Allianz Partners - Automotive

Allianz Partners

The Automotive Solutions team is the innovation engine for products and services related to the future of automotive mobility. The team develops insurance and service solutions related to CASE (connected, autonomous, shared, electric vehicles) and acts as a center of competence for Allianz globally. In cooperation with the different business areas of Allianz Automotive, the Automotibe Solutions team pilots and scales innovative products across markets.~crlf~ ~crlf~The Automotive Solutions team is part of Allianz Automotive, the leading strategic partner of automotive manufacturers and mobility providers in the provision of insurance and services, currently working with more than 40 car brands and leading mobility providers in more than 30 countries. Automotive manufacturers and their financial services can choose from a portfolio of customized products and service solutions in the fields of motor insurance, warranty, assistance and ancillary products. In addition, Allianz Automotive provides dedicated solutions for players in the New Mobility field. Allianz Automotive is embedded within Allianz Partners, the entity of Allianz combining all global B2B2C businesses.~crlf~ ~crlf~As the head of Automotive Solutions you will lead a cross-functional team in the product development and innovation effort of Allianz Automotive and support the Allianz Automotive business areas to grow and strengthen our market position. You will work closely with internal stakeholders and externals partners in order to build innovative insurance and service products and scale new solutions across markets.

##Responsible for the management and strategic development of “Automotive Solutions”, leading Allianz Automotive’s product development and innovation effort in close collaboration with the business areas of Allianz Automotive and other Allianz stakeholders~crlf~##Further develop Automotive Solutions’ portfolio in order to scale innovations across geographies and partners, while developing clients into strategic partners~crlf~##Act pragmatic with high commercial awareness, develop excellent relationships with both internal and external stakeholders and act as true change agent within the company~crlf~##Manage a diverse team efficiently, lead by example and both develop and empower people~crlf~

Qualifications~crlf~##Master’s degree, preferably in Business Administration, Engineering or IT~crlf~##Excellent verbal and written English required, proficient German and/or French as additional foreign language skills are advantageous~crlf~##Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office packages (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) ~crlf~ ~crlf~Experience and Skills~crlf~##At least 5 years of project management and management consulting, preferably in the areas of innovation, market management & product development in the automotive/mobility and/or insurance industry; experience in agile project management beneficial~crlf~##Proven and outstanding leadership skills; experience in leading and developing diverse, cross-functional teams~crlf~##Proven track record of successful program steering in fast-paced, dynamic and international environment; ability to handle complex projects, competing priorities, anticipate requirements and possible obstacles~crlf~##Strong conceptual thinking and ability to design new and original solutions to complex problems~crlf~##Excellent interpersonal skills (communication, negotiation and mediation) and ability to develop strong business relationships with internal and external stakeholders~crlf~##Self-motivated and able to work with a high degree of autonomy; willingness to work in a fast-paced, dynamic and international environment; very high degree of entrepreneurial thinking~crlf~

Please note that the mandatory application document is the CV, all other files such as Cover Letter for the position, University Transcripts, Diploma and Employer Testimonials/References are advisable and desired by the Hiring Department for a more comprehensive application assessment.~crlf~ ~crlf~Job start and duration:Full time ~crlf~Location: Munich

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 85 million private and corporate customers and more than 142,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

Allianz Partners is a world leader in B2B2C insurance and assistance,specializing in the areas of international health & life, automotive, assistance and travel insurance.  Operating in over 76 countries, Allianz Partners offers global solutions that are redefining help, going beyond traditional insurance to help and protect customers wherever they are and whenever they need it.  Our innovative experts deliver future-ready, high-tech, high-touch products and services through four commercial brands: Allianz Assistance, Allianz Care, Allianz Automotive and Allianz Travel. We have over 19,000 employees who handle more than 54 million cases each year, motivated to go the extra mile to help customers and employees around the world. If this sounds like you, come and join us!

Allianz Partners is a fast changing company with strong growth ambitions. We care for our customers, and our caring nature extends to our employees. We don't just hire people, we nourish them and invest in their careers because we recognize that your development and our growth and our development go hand in hand. So if you would like to be part of a global company that offers international career opportunities, kick-start your career and dare to join us! As an equal opportunity employer, Allianz Partners recognises that our strength lies in our people. We are committed to diversity and inclusivity and everyone is welcome to apply. More information regarding the Allianz Partners lines of business can be found at: www.allianz-partners.com~crlf~~crlf~

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