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Head (f/m/d) of Investor Relations

Job Description

Knowledge for the world of tomorrow.

Flender, headquartered in Bocholt, Germany, is a leading global supplier for mechanical drive systems and has a reputation for the highest performance, innovation, quality, and reliability of mechanical components for more than 120 years. Flender offers a broad variety of gear units and couplings and associated services, with a focus on key industries such as wind power, cement, mining, oil & gas, power generation, water and wastewater, marine, conveyor and crane technology. Flender products and services combine the latest technology with extremely high-quality materials and manufacturing processes and have been reliably providing the optimal transmission of power for decades. On October 1, 2019, Flender had around 6,500 employees globally. 

After the successful development of Flender in the last few years and the path towards more independence, started in 2017, a new major milestone is now being prepared in the form of a spin-off and subsequent stock exchange listing. It is planned that the spin-off will be presented for approval to the Siemens Annual General Meeting in February 2021. 

What part will you play?

As the new Head of Investor Relations (IR), you will develop and execute the company’s IR program and drive the communications effort to effectively convey Flender strategy and positioning. You will serve as a strategic thought partner to the Management Team in guiding our capital markets strategy and ensuring that our IR plan supports maximizing the long-term value creation of Flender. As our ideal candidate, you are an experienced IR professional attracted to engineering-driven companies and you can challenge ideas but be flexible, proactive, creative and diligent.
  • You develop, plan and execute an IR strategic plan, in partnership with the Management Team, that ensures fair valuation of the company, supports the financing strategy and strengthens external stakeholders’ understanding of the company’s story and pipeline by communicating with an appropriate cadence
  • You identify key opportunities to refine and augment our investor communications and incorporate them into the company’s IR initiatives; key activities include development of corporate messaging and materials that are used internally and externally
  • Moreover, you lead the company’s efforts to target, build and cultivate relationships with the buy-side and sell-side community and ensure that Flender story is communicated on a continuous and transparent basis that is compliant with corporate policies and securities regulations
  • You maintain a pulse on the industry and evolving competitive landscape for Flender in order to more effectively anticipate investor concerns/questions and develop the company’s positioning and messaging
  • You partner closely with Strategy, Finance, Legal and other departments to ensure accurate and appropriate materials for financial reporting, investor roadshows, analyst updates/events, conferences
  • Further, you lead the planning and execution of investor and analyst events
  • You serve as the company’s liaison to institutional investors and analysts; provide timely, accurate and consistent responses to inquiries
What you need to make real what matters.
  • The basis for your success is a Bachelor's degree plus ideally an advanced degree like MBA or Ph.D.
  • You bring at least 5 years of experience as an IR professional or in finance and investing in the engineering driven industry; public company experience strongly preferred
  • You have established relationships and credibility with investors and analysts 
  • You score with your ability to synthesize and distill complex information into simple, clear messages
  • Additionally, you convince us with strong relationship development and management skills that are demonstrated across executives and the finance/investment community
  • Demonstrated ability to lead, influence and collaborate within cross-functional teams
  • Excellent German and English written and oral communication skills round off your profile
Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

+49 (9131) 17-1717 - if you wish to discuss any initial questions with our recruitment team.

www.siemens.com/careers - if you would like to find out more about jobs & careers at Siemens.

As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

Organization: Portfolio Companies

Company: Flender GmbH

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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