Product Manager at Nouryon

Full-time, PPC Performance Chemicals

Västra Götaland, Sweden Apply Now Apply until: Open until further notice

Responsibility

Do you want to work in a large international company with endless opportunities?
But belong to a small thriving business with entrepreneurial atmosphere?
Are you passionate about high end products and a sustainable future?

If yes, this might be the next step in your career! Nouryon develops and produces essential chemistry for a sustainable future. We are customer focused and committed to deliver excellent products every time. If you want to play a key role in our expanding global product portfolio and ensure the continuous growth of the Separation Products business, this is the place for you.
 
In the role of Products Manager you will identify new customer needs and propose new products as well as maximize the customer awareness of our Separation Products line. It’s your responsibility to support market intelligence to gather information on competition, market trends, dynamics and market research. You have a passion for excellence as well as a willingness to work and negotiate with cross functional teams to bring relevant products to the market place. While this position has a strategic aspect to it, you will also carry out tactical activities pertinent to the role on a regular basis.
 

Main responsibilities



  • You will work in an international environment and cross functional team preparing forecasts and communicating those results to other teams in the company.  Responsible for launching new products adapting to new trends and customer needs.
  • Represent the marketing intelligence for the product area regarding market size, competitors and strength/weakness.
  • Propose long-term strategies and if applicable research and development activities.
  • Propose sales promotion activities and working cross functionally on brochures, advertisements and exhibition panels.
  • Keep knowledge about our cost situation and how it is influenced by alternative strategies.
  • Ensure correct price level on the market in relationship to product quality or brand strength.
  • Responsible for keeping global price structure and assortment of products.
  • Work within the Pulse methodology.
  • Increase the level of presence on the market, through appropriate proposal of marketing and customer activities.


Vacancy data
Closing date
Open until further notice
Vacancy number
180004S2
Organization
Continent
Europe
Country
Sweden
State/Region/Province
Västra Götaland
Site
Bohus
Business unit
PPC Performance Chemicals
Job characteristics
Job family
Marketing
Hierarchy level
Professional/Experienced/Specialist
Full time/part time
Full-time
Contract type
Permanent

Job Requirements


  • We are looking for a candidate with an academic degree in chemical engineering, chemistry, or equivalent.
  • Technical background within High-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC).
  • Experience in product management is preferred.
  • We think that you have minimum 5 years’ experience in marketing and sales of products with high quality demands, or experience from working as a chemist or chemical engineer.
  • You have strong communication skills, with excellent knowledge in English, both oral and in writing. It’s beneficial to be fluent in another foreign European language such as German or Spanish.
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Why join us?


Nouryon is a company where you can build a meaningful career and make a significant contribution to the development of our business, our customers, and society as a whole.
 
Click here to know more about our business.

Additional information


This is a permanent position on a full time basis, reporting to the Marketing Manager Fine Chemicals & Separation Products and based in Bohus. Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume and cover letter. We do not accept applications via e-mail, these applications will be disregarded.
 
For additional information about the vacancy please contact Cecilia Mazza, Marketing Manager Fine Chemicals & Separation Products, +46 708 21 18 28.
 
For information about the recruitment process or your application, please contact Matilda Bolin, Talent Resourcing Partner, +46 709 57 71 34.


For unions related questions please contact +46 31 58 70 00 and ask for:
Akademikerna: Emma Lundin
Unionen: Heléne Rosenlund
 
If you have any general questions or need assistance please contact: Recruiting.SE@nouryon.com
 
We are looking forward to your application!
 

More about the business


Industries worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, and personal care items. Building on the dedication of our employees and our shared commitment to safety, sustainability, and open innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol, Kromasil.
 
Do not forget to follow us on LinkedIn and  Facebook for regular updates of new exciting positions and stories about our achievements.

 
We perform drug tests on all employees as a part of our effort to maintain a drug-free environment.
 
We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or manning companies.
 

   
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We are a global specialty chemicals leader. Industries worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. Building on our nearly 400-year history, the dedication of our 10,000 employees, and our shared commitment to business growth, strong financial performance, safety, sustainability, and innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.

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