Alltech Automotive, LLC, a dynamic global automotive supplier is seeking a Product Manager to support our Libertyville, IL location. This newly created position will have global responsibility for business development, product/process development, manufacturing and sales within the car and the light duty commercial vehicle industry. We are an international company with worldwide sales and manufacturing facilities in Asia.
This position will oversee our market price competitiveness and identify and coordinate the addition of new product categories to our market segments. The Product Manager will be responsible for developing and executing product strategies, objectives, budgets, and promotions for a variety of product lines throughout the product lifecycle from planning to execution.
Key Result Areas:
Product Line Development: Develop, forecast, implement and monitor product lines.
New Product Launches: Lead cross-functional teams in the development, design, and launch of products
Market Research:Coordinate market and competitive research to identify industry needs.
Responsible for providing the sales team with the necessary technical expertise to enable them to sell products.
Responsible for reviewing product data to ensure that the team is kept up to date on new developments regarding the companies or competitors’ products.
Act as point of first reference for all product related inquiries and work collaboratively with the team to address any issues that may arise.
Design market research projects to assess customer attitudes to the current product range and new product introductions.
Liaise extensively with the purchasing, quality control, engineer, merchandising and other internal departments to assist the team in managing their day to day business requirements.
Work closely with management to develop business plans and attainable margins that will establish the viability of new product offerings.
Assist in the development and administration of regional product events and promotions.
Assemble and disseminate information to provide ongoing product knowledge to the team.
Attend industry trade shows and conducts market research in an effort to find new products.
Follow safety rules, and work in a safe and healthy manner.
Five years’ experience in technical product management, preferably in the Automotive Aftermarket.
Demonstrated success defining and launching products and programs.
Product development experience strongly preferred.
Technical understanding of mechanical products.
Ability to interact and communicate with all levels of the organization.
High level of proficiency in Word, Excel, Windows, and statistical software.
Excellent organization and planning skills; able to meet deadlines in a multi-task environment.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; experience working with cross-functional teams.
Bachelor’s degree in Marketing or Business required.
Compensation and Benefits:
- Full-time position - Salary commensurate with experience - Medical/Dental/Vison
401K Profit sharing plan
Please send resumes to: firstname.lastname@example.org
We are an equal opportunity, 100% minority owned employer.
Internal Number: 5-2-18
About Alltech Automotive, LLC
About Alltech: Alltech Automotive is a leading manufacturer of aftermarket auto parts for the United States and World markets based in Libertyville, IL. We are devoted to delivering high quality products and services to both our trade partners and end consumers. Our goal is to ensure that our customers receive a consistent supply of quality Alltech auto parts at affordable prices. We believe in our products and work continuously to meet our standards of Quality, Consistency and Price. By meeting these standards we believe that we can make tomorrow better than today for our customers. We are an equal opportunity, 100% minority owned employer.