Global Product Manager: Tiles

Who are we looking for?
Are you looking for a challenging position where your input, enthusiasm and professionalism will have a major effect on our joint success? Are you proactive? Then we are looking for you.

For the Product Marketing department we are looking for candidates for the position of:

Global Product Manager: Tiles
As a global product manager you are involved in managing and developing a distinctive market leading portfolio within the area of floor and wall tiles. You are responsible for ensuring the product lines are up to date and in line with customer needs and MOSA strategy. You make it possible for Mosa to introduce new products and collections while working in a dynamic, deadline driven environment

Responsibilities
In this dynamic and challenging role you are responsible for specific product line(s) strategy and roadmaps. You prepare business cases for new product development and product line extensions in the short and long term for your product line(s). As project lead you drive the product creation process and ensure timely planning and milestone delivery.  Working closely with Innovation, R&D, Industrial Designers, Category Management and Sales you enjoy collaborating cross functions. Reporting directly to the Head of Product Marketing, your main tasks includes the following:

  • Creating Global annual product line strategies and roadmaps
  • Understand customer requirements and translate into value propositions & product specifications (user, product, technical, critical to quality)
  • Managing cross functional new product development projects from idea generation to mass production to product introduction in a timely manner
  • Product positioning, market and competitor analysis & database updates
  • Regular Product line analysis, identifying and implementing corrective actions
  • Proposing & Implementing assortment rationalisation, pruning and phase out activities
  • Initiating, managing and implementing Product cost down, aftercare, quality improvement activities
  • Co creation of required market introduction materials, product data sheets, delivery of new product training to the sales organisation
  • Product expert and ambassador internally and externally

Your profile
To be eligible for the position, you must be able to demonstrate the following characteristics:

  • At least a Bachelor in Business Economics, Business Management, Economics, Applied Sciences
  • At least 5 years of experience in a relevant international global product management role.
  • Experience in the building industry or managing multiple product lines/collections with a lifecycle approach is an advantage
  • Proven successes in global product management, new product development and multi-channel multi-region market introductions
  • Comfortable working with value propositions, customer insights and translating requirements into product specifications
  • A good understanding of annual planning, business case creation, road maps. Product Line Performance reviews, market and competitor analysis
  • Experience in managing cross functional global project teams and working with operations & supply chain on product rationalisation, optimisation & cost down
  • Sold analytical skills, reporting and root cause identification
  • Excellent organizational communication and writing skills, in Dutch and English. Extra languages beneficial
  • Team player with a hands-on mentality, able to multi task and manage deadlines
  • Confident, Collaborative, open communicator and transparent.

Terms of employment
Within this dynamic organization with a pleasant and informal working atmosphere, an independent position is offered with excellent primary and secondary employment conditions.

More Information?
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Contactgegevens

Nienke Klaar
06-11445040
nienke.klaar@flexibility.nl

Flexibility Limburg
Europalaan 24
6199AB,  Maastricht-Airport