Product Manager, Amsterdam, NL

We are looking for a Product Manager located in the Netherlands, who can develop products by identifying potential products; conducts market research; generate product requirements; determines specifications, production timetables, pricing, and time-integrated plans for product introduction; develops marketing strategies.

Key responsibilities

  • Determines customers’ needs and desires by specifying the research needed to obtain market information.
  • Recommends the nature and scope of present and future product lines by reviewing product specifications and requirements; appraising new product ideas and/or product or packaging changes.
  • Assesses market competition by comparing the company’s product to competitors’ products.
  • Provides source data for product line communications by defining product marketing communication objectives.
  • Obtains product market share by working with sales director to develop product sales strategies.
  • Assesses product market data by calling on customers with field salespeople and evaluating sales call results.
  • Provides information for management by preparing short-term and long-term product sales forecasts and special reports and analyses; answering questions and requests.
  • Facilitates inventory turnover and product availability by reviewing and adjusting inventory levels and production schedules.
  • Brings new products to market by analyzing proposed product requirements and product development programs; preparing return-on-investment analyses; establishing time schedules with engineering and manufacturing.
  • Introduces and markets new products by developing time-integrated plans with sales, advertising, and production.
  • Determines product pricing by utilizing market research data; reviewing production and sales costs; anticipating volume; costing special and customized orders.
  • Completes operational requirements by scheduling and assigning employees; following up on work results.
  • Maintains product management staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees.
  • Maintains product management staff job results by counseling and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Skills and Qualifications

  • EE or ME or Material engineering is required;
  • Having at least 5 years’ experience in product management;
  • Experience in components sales for automobile industry is a plus;
  • Semiconductor industry experience.

We offer

  • Competitive benefits and salary package;
  • Possibilities for career pathway;
  • Dynamic environment and friendly team.

Send your CV to gehuijian@hanergy.eu . Apply now before this career opportunity is filled. We look forward to reading your CV!