Sr. Product Manager, Kitchen - Cooking & Dishwasher
Job Code: 10003
Position Type: Full Time
Product Manager/ Product Development is responsible for leading the strategy and planning on new products, product enhancements and product redesign in collaboration with HQ group product planning teams. They should focus on the business management of a product and its commercial success partnering with Business Planning team. Works with Group companies to define product requirements and establish key technology partnerships. Works with sales and marketing communications to define the go-to-market strategy, helping them understand the product positioning, key benefits, and the target market/customer.
Translate the business strategy into product strategy.
Own the 3 to 5 year product roadmap in collaboration with HQ Group Product Planning Teams.
Execute the product strategy with buy-in and support from the Sales team and HQ and drive action throughout the organization to get products to market.
Identify opportunities that lead to the growth of the product through innovation while still maintaining the fundamental business goals/priorities.
Support business planning and sales team to manage product profitability and commercial success.
Focus on consumer insights and provide R&D/engineers high-level requirements (VOC à VOE) - product specifications, design, target pricing.
Partner with business planning and Sales team to define model line positioning and the feature-set for merchandise plans.
Conduct market surveys to identify competitor products’ placement, features, and retail price positions.
Drive high collaboration due to the role’s cross-functional nature – partner with other product departmental leaders to align and execute product strategies and offer timely support.
Manage all aspects of in-life products, including customer feedback, requirements, and product issues.
Degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Marketing, or relevant work experience.
At least 7 years of experience of planning and managing hardware and intelligent products in the home appliance industry, specifically with Cooking and Dishwasher appliances.
3+ years serving as a product manager for a major home appliance company is preferred.
Track record of successfully launching products into the marketplace is preferred.
Demonstrated ability to lead a team to achieve goals through interdepartmental communication and alignment.
Excellent oral and written communication skills. Expected to regularly make presentations to the Group Management team members as well as Stakeholders.
Proficiency in English.
Proficiency in Chinese preferred.
To apply, please send your resume to Nancy.firstname.lastname@example.org.
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