21 days ago

Product Manager

Uster Technologies AG

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Product Manager

Uster Technologies AG is the global market leader in textile electronics. The company's unique brand USTER® is establishing global standards with its high-tech products for textile quality control from fibre to fabric. Innovation and long-term investments in research and development have been the key to our success. We provide customers with reliable testing and monitoring systems for optimising the quality of textile products. 'Think quality' is our motto that reflects our focus on quality.
Our Marketing and Business Development is looking for a
Tasks

  • Product line lifecycle management from vision to phase-out
  • Develop business plans as part of the innovation process for new opportunities
  • Preparing functional specification documents for segment specific products, based on the market and customers business problems
  • Shape and steer new product development in line with vision and specifications
  • Develop and implement effective sales tools and marketing campaigns
  • Monitoring competition and positioning worldwide and define effective counter strategies
  • Supporting the management in developing strategies, operational and long-term planning
Qualifications
  • Graduate textile engineer with extensive experience in textile industry
  • Additional education in marketing or business administration preferred
  • Confident communicator in English. German fluency would be an Advantage
  • Willing to travel around 25% of the time
  • Entrepreneurial, always striving to find a better path to success, flexible and creative 
  • Strong customer and innovation orientation
  • High affinity for technical-technological aspects and marketing strategy
This is what we offer
  • Innovative work in cooperative environment
  • Attractive social benefits and life work balance through flexible working times
  • Personal and professional development through varied tasks and individual training possibilities