The Freudenberg Group, a global technology company with 48.000 employees in about 60 countries, develops leading-edge technologies, excellent products, solutions and services for more than 30 market segments. The business group Freudenberg Home and Cleaning Solutions is the leading name for branded mechanical household products. Our company culture is innovative and multicultural, built and based on trust and integrity, openness and mutual respect. In all areas we count on highly talented, motivated and results-oriented employees, to continuously secure and expand our Vileda brand as the leader in the international markets.
To strengthen our team in Weinheim we are looking for you as
International Product Manager (m/f)
- Strategic management of several product categories under the Vileda Professional brand
- Responsibility for the category innovation pipeline from idea generation to market implementation
- Leadership of interdisciplinary NPD teams (R&D, product supply, controlling, production, marketing)
- On-going evaluation of product strategies through a deep understanding of cleaning technologies, market analysis and end user habits
- Continuous P&L management using structured analysis of data (such as SAP) and an understanding of production processes and supply chain management
- Reporting to the Business Development Director Floor
- University degree in business, economics or engineering
- Min. 4 years professional experience in marketing (operationally and strategic), project management or technical sales; preferably in B2B environment
- Knowledge of the professional cleaning sector (hardware, machines, chemicals etc.)
- Experience in managing the P&L of a product category in a structured and efficient way
- Fluent in English, additional language skills would be beneficial
- Ability to work in an entrepreneurial, self-motivated manner
- Very good negotiation skills and high degree of communication skills
- Willingness to travel
We offer a profound onboarding program and a challenging position in a successful company. You can expect an adequate compensation package, social company benefits and individual training programs. Benefit from interdisciplinary and motivated teams in an international work environment and experience a long-term perspective and career opportunities in our global technology group.
Have we awakened your interest? Then apply directly online in English, indicating the earliest starting date and your desired salary.
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