Manager BU Assemblies






Reports to: Plant Manager AA Rychnov nad Kneznou 


Location: Rychnov, Czech Republic    



ASSA ABLOY is the global leader in access solutions. We aim to deliver innovative, safe and convenient security solutions that provide real added value to customers. The group has an annual turnover of €8billion and over 50,000 employees. ASSA ABLOY has four times been listed by Forbes as one of the world's 100 most innovative companies.  

The ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions EMEIA division leads the development within door openings and products for access solutions in homes, businesses, and institutions. Our offering includes doors, door and window hardware, locks, access control and service. The division has an annual turnover of €2billion and 12,000 employees, with commercial and operational activities managed through 13 Market Regions across Europe, Middle East, India, and Africa. 

Currently we are looking for BU Assemblies Manager to take over management of the plant mechanical assemblies in Rychnov nad Kneznou and being the main contact for mechanical assemblies customers. We are looking for a strong managerial personality with strategic thinking, technical knowledge, the ability to manage, coach and motivate a team of colleagues, be a team player and in general enjoying working with us. 


Purpose of the Job: 

The job holder will be responsible for the management of the assemblies, for the efficient setting of assembly processes and for the economic result of the business unit. 


Principal Responsibilities: 

  • Responsible for assembly processes 

  • Ensures smooth daily operations. 

  • Operational and strategic planning of capacities, costs 

  • Reporting to Plant Manager at AA Rychnov nad Kneznou 

  • Main contact for component customers, stakeholders  

  • Any other duties according to superior.  



Education, Work Experience and Personal Qualities  

  • Educated to University degree level in Mechanical Engineering or a related subject - advantage. 

  • Experience of working in a multicultural team and in an international environment is essential. 

  • Excellent English language skills  

  • Self-motivated to solve problems, curious, focused, taking initiatives. 

  • At least 5 years’ experience working in a management role. 

  • Keen team player who understands the importance of meeting deadlines and who thrives in a busy, challenging environment. 

  • Strong analytical, strategy development and deployment skills, communications skills 

  • Highly Proficient in all MS Office applications  

  • Ability to take on responsibility, ownership and to work independently. 

  • Prepared to travel internationally. 

  • Prepared to have fun at work and to share her/his hobbies with us. 




We are the ASSA ABLOY Group
Our people have made us the global leader in access solutions. In return, we open doors for them wherever they go. With nearly 61,000 colleagues in more than 70 different countries, we help billions of people experience a more open world. Our innovations make all sorts of spaces – physical and virtual – safer, more secure, and easier to access. 

As an employer, we value results – not titles, or backgrounds. We empower our people to build their career around their aspirations and our ambitions – supporting them with regular feedback, training, and development opportunities. Our colleagues think broadly about where they can make the most impact, and we encourage them to grow their role locally, regionally, or even internationally.

As we welcome new people on board, it’s important to us to have diverse, inclusive teams, and we value different perspectives and experiences.

Rychnov nad Kneznou, CZ, 516 01

General Management
Travel Required: 0%-10%
Mid-senior level