Asst. Product Manager

LOCATION:  Greater Chicagoland Area near Park Ridge, IL

OVERVIEW OF THE POSITION: Our client, a growing global leader in the manufacturing industry, is dedicated to meeting and exceeding the needs of each client, and provides a diversified work environment to allow their employees the opportunity to share their talents and ideas as well as grow and have a successful career. As the organization grows, so does their need for innovative and dedicated individuals to join their team! They are looking for a qualified Product Specialist.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Competitive analysis – understand competitive forces; conduct periodic market evaluations; assist in creating new-product roadmaps based on solid fundamentals for opportunity
  • Skillful in varies merchandising techniques.
  • Support Web media
  • Identify and drive product enhancements, and support quality improvements and cost reduction opportunities of assigned product lines.
  • Aid outside sales and events
  • Inspect advertisements and review all details.
  • Aid marketing-related objectives

SKILLS:

  • Bachelor’s  degree with 1+ year in support, marketing and product development
  • Ability to work collaboratively with multiple different teams
  • Ability to prioritize
  • Ability to think strategically and translate strategy to tangible action plans, with a keen understanding of process efficiency; understanding of product life cycle
  • Technical aptitude – experience working with products where physical characteristics and/or applications are important; ability to understand basic technical literature and drawings
  • Excellent communication
  • Skillful with MS Office
  • Team player with willingness to go with the flow

 

WHEN RESPONDING TO THIS OPPORTUNITY:  Resumes without the required technical skills and experience will not be considered.  Although a strong desire for a certain type of position is a credit to your goal, experience is necessary.  Our client is not considering sponsorship at this time and is not open to relocation expenses.

Id# 13078 – Asst Product Manager

Rich Bradley: rich@teambradley.com