New Product Manager Digital & IoT
Do you have a thorough understanding of and interest in Digital & IoT products? Are you an excellent project manager and communicator who knows how to motivate and influence others and would you like to boost our new digital team within Global Product Management with your expertise and technical mindset? Then we have the position you are looking for.
We are currently looking for a Product Manager, with focus on Digital & IoT, to join our Global Product Management team with the overall responsibility to participate as the commercial representative in the product development from idea to finished products. In addition you will take part in the continuous development of digital products, like VELUX ACTIVE, and provide product support within the category to our Sales Companies and Regions.
Working in close cooperation with the new digital team and external/internal product development, your primary role will be to manage and develop the digital portfolio, currently VELUX ACTIVE, and you will play a key role in taking VELUX forward into an increasingly digital world. You will secure market driven specifications of products requirements, collect sales estimates from our sales companies and secure initiation of product launch preparation.
You will be part of a dedicated team of 7-9 colleagues, and you will play an important role participating in projects, workshops and meetings, providing and presenting market input.
In addition to supporting our sales companies in answering product specific questions and participating in other cross-functional projects, you will be responsible for coordinating transitions and inform countries about product changes.
Being part of a global organisation, you can expect to travel approx. 30-40 days per year.
We imagine that you have a technical- or commercial Degree and have 3-7 years’ experience working with product development within Digital, IoT or connected products. Furthermore you have some years of experience from working with project management.
Competencies such as strong communication and collaboration skills are ‘a must’. You enjoy working with lots of different types of people, you have a technical mindset and you always look at projects from a commercial perspective. You can translate product technical information to non-subject matter experts in a clear and understandable way. Furthermore, you are a self-starter with a ‘can do’ attitude, you are result-oriented, have an analytical and very structured approach to tasks and are not afraid to challenge status quo, make decisions and execute on plans.
Your strong points are your business-oriented approach and your ability to deliver quality solutions in time. On a personal level, you have the desire to move things forward, getting your energy from achieving goals.
It is important that you can navigate within a matrix organisation with many internal and external stakeholders and that you can drive results in this type of environment.
You have a strong command of English and Danish, both written and spoken.
In addition to operating at a highly professional level, our team is characterised by an informal tone and a healthy sense of humour. We work as one team to reach our ambitious results. We believe in empowering people, and we support this through sharing knowledge, delegating responsibility and investing in people who strive to make a difference.
The VELUX Group offers exciting challenges, great opportunities of influencing your own development with competent and committed colleagues where commitment, thoroughness and mutual respect are among the core values.
Application and contact
The application and selection process will be done in collaboration with Brinch & Partners.
If you would like to know more about this opportunity and the VELUX Group, please feel free to contact Partner Jens Christian Jensen by telephone +45 7020 2328.
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