Knauf is an internationally active, family-owned group of companies in the building materials industry. In addition to our head­quarters in Iphofen, Lower Franconia, we have around 40,000 employees at more than 300 production sites world­wide. As a leading manufacturer of systems for drywall, flooring, plaster, and facades, we generate annual sales of approximately 12.6 billion euros.

We are the Inhouse Consulting Team at Knauf. Become part of an agile and international team that supports the group management achieving our common goals. Get to know a wide range of projects that support our strategy.

In order to further promote the growth of Knauf, we are looking for a specialist for our team at the Iphofen location or from the home office to fill the following position:

Your tasks

You facilitate the regular strategy development / planning process together with our business leaders to determine the company’s strategic objectives, targets, and initiatives.
You are responsible for the end-to-end M&A transaction execution. You closely coordinate with function and business leads to orchestrate the end-to-end execution.
You provide valuations and financial analysis via modeling during the execution phase.
You coordinate the transaction and due diligence teams as the transaction moves and keep the top management aware of the deal progress.
You develop a consistent methodology to determine the value of the acquired business for Knauf, considering synergies and future growth potential.
You work with the business unit and functional leads to develop an integration plan aligned to the business case.
You are a mentor to the team and help to develop more junior team members.

Your profile

You hold a good university degree (bachelor’s or master’s degree / MBA) in business administration, (business) mathematics, engineering, or natural sciences with focus on business or finance.
Ideally, you have six years of work experience in strategy / M&A consulting, in the strategy / M&A department of a well-known company, in the private equity industry, or equivalent.
You have excellent English skills (additionally German is required for projects).
We appreciate a flexible approach to travel – we travel, but also spend a lot of time in our homebase, just as the project demands it.
You have excellent written and oral communication skills.
You have strong analytical and research skills.
You are able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

What we offer

You can expect exciting career and further training opportunities as well as a wide range of jobs with inspiring colleagues. Take the next step in your career as a senior member of one of our consulting teams.

Knauf as an employer

The Knauf Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment and therefore make all personnel selection decisions in all areas of our business based on experience, skills, and integrity. We encourage applicants from all walks of life to apply for our positions, regardless of age, gender, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion, etc.

We look forward to receiving your informative application, stating your salary expectations and the possible starting date. Please use the form on our online application portal. Your contact person is Mr. Dienesch, Tel.: +49 9323 31-596.

Gebr. Knauf KG
Am Bahnhof
D-97346 Iphofen