Product Manager

Saint-Gobain S.A. is a French multinational corporation, founded in 1665 in Paris. The Group is present in 67 countries with more than 170 000 employees. Saint - Gobain mobilizes its companies’expertise and provides a range of solutions for buildings that are comfortable, more
energy efficient and more pleasant to live every day. Its high-performance materials are also found on industrial and consumer markets, such as the automotive, aeronautical, health and energy industries.

Due to its strong and steady growth, Saint-Gobain WEBER is looking for a:

PRODUCT MANAGER
Location: Bulgaria, Kostinbrod

YOUR ROLE:
1. Monitor, record and report events occurring in assigned segments - including the collecting and recording of marketplace intelligence related to 1) competitors, their products and marketing programs; 2) trends, threats and market opportunities; 3) customer expectations;
and 4) any other events/activities potentially affecting opportunities for Saint-Gobain WEBER to successfully implement its business plans.
2. Pro-actively manage the product life cycles of the assigned products and update product concepts detailing mid and long-term strategies for lead market segments and prepare project plans for approval.
3. Actively work with the regional marketing team and technical services to identify key portfolio gaps, new product concepts and address innovation needs to fill gaps supported with proper business cases.
4. Coordinate with other key internal and external groups to ensure segment-related plans are implemented.
5. Participate in ongoing customer interaction to help position SaintGobain WEBER and our products.
6. Be knowledgeable of industry trends, technologies, and competitive initiatives in relevant and adjacent markets to identify and meet customer needs.
7. Maintain communication with customers and contacts in the wider market to ensure that the products meet their needs and are competitively successful.
8. Work closely with the Marketing Manager to define annual product priorities and strategic goals.
9. Need to be process driven, a quick learner and able to work independently at times and manage your assigned workload. You will also be expected to manage tight and often competing deadlines.

REQUIREMENTS:
- University degree in Communications, Marketing, Business, New Media or Public Relations Established experience in Construction industry;
- Proven working experience in media marketing;
- Excellent consulting, writing, editing, presentation and communication skills;
- Positive attitude, detail and customer oriented with good multitasking and organisational ability;
- Business acumen with a pro-active problem solving attitude;
- Fluency in English.

WE OFFER YOU:
- Stable company with long-term commitments;
- Excellent remuneration package;
- Travel expenses coverage
- Great opportunities for professional growth;
- Training and certification programs;
- Exposure to international companies and teams.

If interested, send your CV to: Stanimira.Dimova@saint-gobain.com