PRODUCT MANAGER

NECESSARY EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:

Bachelor’s Degree required
Computer skills: Advanced Microsoft Office, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Project, Internet, SAP
Languages skills: Advanced English
5-10 years function progressively responsible marketing experience, including experience leading to the product management and product development function
Experience in the tile, floor coverings, building materials, home furnishings, home fashion-related industries, or other construction required
Flexibility to travel approximately 30%

PERSONAL SKILLS :

Excellent analytical skill and should be able to convert data into reports
Excellent communicator both verbally and in writing
Able to work well with a wide range of people from different parts of the business
Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment with multiple new product introductions.
Ability to focus on several tasks simultaneously
Ability to work under pressure
Open minded – to have the capacity to take in consideration multiple ideas and points of view
Team spirit

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible to develop and propose the Annual Product Development Plan, management of the product development budgets and quantifying the cost effectiveness
  • Conduct proper market research and determine new product opportunities in Floor Tile, Wall Tile and Decors
  • Translating market requirements and product roadmaps into specific product specification (Birth Certificates) and development and implementation plans
  • Creates financial models/simulations showing impact of current and potential new product lines
  • Responsible for P&L and margin generated analysis for entire product assortment assigned
  • Responsible for the full Product Life Cycle, therefore responsible to provide recommendation for product or product line discontinuation(s) based on performing direct market research, profitability analysis, volume contributions, potential, and competitor analysis
  • Responsible for development and distribution of each Product Catalogue
  • Responsible to gather market feedback related to products performance and new product opportunities in the market from own sales team and customers
  • Responsible for creation, release and update the Product Birth Certificate

BENEFITS:

  • Dynamic and professional working environment
  • Attractive compensation package
  • A young, strong and experienced team, results oriented