Manufacturing Business Office Strategy Leader EU

Gothenburg, Sweden

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Manufacturing Business Office Strategy Leader EU

We are now looking for an MBO Strategy Leader in the EU to take on a cross-functional and developmental role.

Let us describe the challenge we offer

We are Polestar. We are detail obsessed, performance focused and determined to make the most advanced and exciting electric cars the world has ever seen. We blaze our own trail, one without compromise. We don’t believe in shortcuts. We innovate constantly, and we are relentless in our pursuit of the best. We’re expanding, and we need people who share our vision and want to be part of something different.

Polestar is fast-paced, exciting, and a growing organisation. Because of this, we strive to develop the greatest Manufacturing business strategy and therefore offer this role with the purpose of representing Manufacturing in cross-functional business studies and in agreement discussions. The role will be a part of the MBO & Sustainability Management team and the Program team. This position is based at our HQ in Gothenburg, Sweden.

What you’ll do

In this role, you will contribute to the manufacturing business strategy and provide expert input on business plans. As part of the Program team, you will have the mandate to represent Manufacturing in decisions while at the same time being a part of the Service level agreement team.

Additionally, you will lead:

  • Discussions for all incoming requests regarding investigations of manufacturing consequences
  • The Service Request and contract work from Polestar suppliers
  • Benchmark investigations regarding cost levels and offers from suppliers and stakeholders
  • MBO task in car project early phase until Program Start (PS) ~ Program Confirmation (PC) gate, target setting/manufacturing (MFG) prerequisites, etc.

Who you are

To be a great fit for this role, we are searching for you with a collaborative ability and a great financial acumen. You put the customer in focus and takes on a global view when approaching challenges. Your strategic mindset and ability to balance stakeholders is translated into breakthrough strategies and courage. Also, you have strong organizational skills can easily adapt in both formal and informal situations.

Further on, we are searching for you with:

  • Deep knowledge and at least 5 years experience in Manufacturing
  • Knowledge from car manufacturing is an advantage
  • Experience in a managerial position(s)
  • Strategy- and business expertise
  • BSc in Engineering or similar education

At Polestar, you will be a part of a cross-functional and international team, with English as a natural language for written and spoken communication.

As Polestar is in a scale up phase you are comfortable with multitasking and thrive by working in a fast-paced environment.

Polestar - the guiding star.

We are an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in. Our focus is on uncompromised design and technology. Passion and emotion drive us, electricity and innovation drive our cars. Our products are excellent, efficient and entertaining. In Polestar’s future, there is no room for shortcuts, excuses or compromises. We are all in, dedicated on our ambition. Guiding our industry forward through pure, progressive, performance.


Is this you? If you are interested in joining the Polestar family, don't wait with submitting your application. We apply a continuous selection process and the job post will be open until the position is filled.

Are you ready for the journey? Which is electric by the way...

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