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Product Manager (m/f/d) - Job Home office - Karriere bei Johns Manville

Product Manager (m/f/d)

Product Manager (m/f/d)

For our Johns Manville Sales we are looking with immediate effect for a Product Manager (m/f/d) unlimited, full time, classification non-tariff. In this position you will be able to work from home.

Position Overview
The position provides leadership in product & market management for the Nonwovens business and more particularly for the Building market space. It is a key leadership position with focus on profitable growth, development product and market strategies as well as executing the assigned plans and strategy goals. The position holder will also be responsible for deep dive analytics at SKU’s level for the Nonwovens business in order to optimize business profitability. The position holder is responsible for detecting relevant market trends in the building segment. He/she monitors competitive activities in order to develop new products and adapt business strategies. Based on market assessment he/she needs to identify investments. He/she identifies customer needs and align product developments requirements with the Innovation & Commercialization (I&C) teams.


  • Develop and provide input for strategic plan in Building segment.
  • Leader and steward for CAPEX projects in dedicated segments, and champion business needs for investment.
  • Gathering and communicating product and market intelligence and macro trends, and translating into action, where appropriate.
  • Executing competitor analyses (strategy, capacity, investments, market and product focus).
  • Define the product vision for the Building product lines or adjacent new market spaces by using technology and market trends as well as analyzing competitors’ strategies.
  • Drive joint developments with customers, enact confidentiality agreements and identify new potential business opportunities.
  • Define CTQ criteria for new product developments in alignment with I&C team.
  • Attainment of new product sales targets in conjunction with Technology and Commercial team.
  • Represent Nonwovens business through attendance/participation and branding at relevant industry association & customer trade shows and events.
  • Establish and maintain own relations to key industrial interest groups and contribute to standardization working groups.
  • Deliver the JM Experience to our customers through engagement with Commercial Team.

Requirements (education, skills and abilities)

  • Bachelor’s degree in either Engineering or business related fields (MBA)
  • At least (5) years in technical/commercial roles
  • Preferred at least (5) years experience in portfolio management or project management
  • Management skills
  • German language recommended (fluent in English) and preferred one additional EU language.
  • Strong Analytical and data management skills
  • Strong strategic thinking
  • Change management leadership
  • Employee leadership experience
  • Team player
  • Self-driven & self-motivated
  • Intercultural flexibility
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and projects
  • Thorough technical knowledge to understand product attributes, manufacturing processes, product technology, etc.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Strong project management skills
  • Medium travel required (20-40%)
  • Work environment is typical of an office setting.
If you fit with the above, please apply.
Gabriele Scheuermann / HR Leader Germany
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Scope of activities
Product management
Career level
Home office
Employment type
Full time

Über Johns Manville

Johns Manville, ein Unternehmen der Berkshire Hathaway Gruppe (NYSE: BRK.A, BRK.B), ist ein führender Hersteller von Markenprodukten für Bau- und Spezialanwendungen.

1858 gegründet, mit Hauptsitz in Denver, Co. (USA) hält Johns Manville in allen Kerngeschäften eine führende Marktposition und erzielt mit weltweit 8.000 Mitarbeitern an 44 Standorten in Nordamerika und Europa einen jährlichen Umsatz von über 3 Mrd. US-$. Weitere Informationen finden Sie unter:


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