Ecophon – Product Manager
Do you want to create the optimal business flow between Ecophon and the surrounding global market? Are you creative and analytical with experience in product management? Do you have a strong commercial drive and technical interest? Do you want to work in an exciting, global, front-line environment being part of the leading, global supplier of sound absorbing systems? Then this role is for you!
About the role
In order to improve and develop the work within the product range of acoustic ceilings, Ecophon is now searching for a Product Manager based at the head office in Hyllinge, outside Helsingborg. In this role, you will report to the Product Marketing Manager.
You feel at home in a dynamic environment where a “make it happen” philosophy is strong. You will be running long-term product development projects stretching from 6 to 24 months. In close dialogue with the business units around the world your product knowledge and pricing expertise will business happen on a daily basis. The role also consists of analysing and supervising your products. Hence, your position will entail a quite diverse set of areas: long-term projects, day-to-day business, product management and analysis.
- Product management
- Strategic pricing
- Analysis and supervision of existing product range
- Product launches and follow-ups
- Product training, both internal and external
- Contribute to the sales development in cooperation with our Business Units
- Daily operational tasks towards our Business Units
- Monitoring the market competition
- Support other resources within the Market Department when necessary
Background and profile
The ideal candidate will have a degree in Business or Engineering with a focus on Marketing or equivalent. You have minimum 5 years of relevant work experience. As international contacts are an important part of the work, experience of product management in an international environment is highly valued.
To be able to handle the position you need to be self-motivated, curious and have a solid commercial drive and technical interest. As a person you must show strong interpersonal skills. You have great analytical skills and the ability to dig into details when needed but without losing sight of the bigger picture. You will have incoming requests from internal and external stakeholders, so you need to be able to recognize what is important and prioritizing tasks. As international contacts are an important part of the work, good skills in spoken and written English is necessary. Knowledge of French is an advantage. The position includes approximately 2-3 days travelling per month.
You can expect a dynamic and fast-moving environment. Passion, competence and innovation are our core values that permeate our products, the way we work and behave as individuals, and we hope that you share these core values with us!
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Saint-Gobain Ecophon develops, manufactures and markets acoustic products and systems that contribute to a good working environment by enhancing peoples’ wellbeing and performance. Our promise »A sound effect on people« is the core backbone of everything we do.
Ecophon has business units in 14 countries, delegations in another 30 countries worldwide, and approximately 800 employees. The head office is located in Hyllinge, just outside Helsingborg, Sweden. We have production facilities in Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Poland and Brazil. Ecophon is part of the global Saint-Gobain Group, which is one of the 100 leading industrial companies in the world.