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Corporate Development Manager

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Corporate Development Manager

Cavotec is a leading cleantech company that designs and delivers connection and electrification solutions to enable the decarbonization of ports and industrial applications. Backed by more than 40 years of experience, our systems ensure safe, efficient and sustainable operations for a wide variety of customers and applications worldwide.

For the empowerment of our internal team, we are looking for an ambitious Corporate Development Manager.

The Corporate Development Manager, directly reporting to the Group CEO, will practice strategy, leadership, and business development during the assignment. The keys to success in the role are strong analytical skills and the ability to “getting things done” without line mandates.

The Role:

  • Complete special high impact and strategical assignments for the Group CEO;
  • Initiate and drive critical Group worldwide projects;
  • Develop and implement strategies and key operational projects with all divisions/functions
  • Drive M&A strategy supporting the group core activities;
  • Actively contribute to all Executive Management Team meetings;
  • Prepare material and present for the Board of Directors.


  • 2-4 years of professional experience preferred in international consulting firm;
  • Proven track record of being active in strategical projects;
  • University Degree in Economics, Business Administration or Engineering fields;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • A self-starter attitude, high work capacity, high energy;
  • Curiosity and interest to solve many kinds of business challenges within several functions;
  • Ability to break down general questions into tangible and hands-on action items;
  • A humble person that will take informal leadership roles;
  • Fluency in English; additional languages are considered as a plus.

What we offer:

  • A growth journey with a global market leader;
  • A concrete opportunity to direct your own success in a fast-growing environment;
  • A result-driven organization with an open, informal and pleasant working atmosphere;
  • The option to directly contribute to a safer, cleaner, more efficient world every day.

International travelling will be part of the job (between 25% and 50%).

Preferred Location for the position: Rotterdam (The Netherlands), second possible location Lugano (Switzerland).

Candidates not in line with the requirements described above will not been taken into consideration.

Please submit your application with your updated CV in English