International Product Marketing Manager (m/f/d) Chemicals
Berner Trading Holding GmbH, Köln, Künzelsau
The best is not good enough for you? Excellent. And welcome to our department Product Management International. Acting on a strategic level, we are setting the framework for marketing of all Berner subsidiaries. Within this department, the team International Product Management Chemicals is responsible for standardization projects, product launches, legal matters, and data maintenance for our products. As our responsibilities grow, so does our team in the near future, offering numerous possibilities for brave newcomers as well as experienced professionals to bring forward their own ideas. Based in Cologne or Künzelsau (Germany), shape the future together with us as
International Product Marketing Manager (m/f/d) - Chemicals
What you may expect
Be part of a category strategy team
Develop 4P and sales strategy for chemical products
Identify drivers of differentiation (customer-centric approach), customer pain points, and assortment gaps and initiate related activities (4P, sales, service)
Align marketing plan chemicals internationally and cross-functionally
Translate technical properties into customer benefits (USP); align and support content creation and training together with responsible Product Manager
Ensure customers' emotional and brand conform product experience
Coordinate international product launches and go-to-market approach for complete category Chemicals
Track meeting of category business plan; initiate corrective actions with responsible international Product Managers and subsidiaries
Control commercial success of assortment (sales, margin); drive product lifecycle management for complete category Chemicals
What distinguishes you
Studies in Business Management (major Marketing) or technical or science studies plus MBA
Professional background in automotive aftermarket or construction works as well as sales experience advantageous
Many years of experience in strategic marketing or product management (B2B and/or B2C), preferably in an international environment
Experience in (digital) marketing content processes advantageous
Project management skills
Know-how in SAP BW, MM, and MS Office
Very good presentation skills in English (C1 or B2 level)
Customer-oriented and P&L-driven work style
Technical understanding and hands-on approach
What we offer
The values and sustainability of a family enterprise. And anything but rigid routine processes. After all, the Berner Group is undergoing a strategic transformation. Customer focus and digitalization are top priorities for us. This is the perfect setting for undaunted doers who are fully committed when daring new things, who stick to their ideas - even when this is not easy - and in this way put their lasting mark on our company, on a national as well as international level. We offer you many additional advantages. For instance, short lines of communication and decision-making, introductory training that is adjusted to you personally, a competitive salary with company pension scheme and capital-forming benefits plus staff discounts on purchases of our expert products.
Who we are
We are the holding company of the Berner Group. With about 220 employees, we are managing the Europe-wide departure to the digital future and are positioning ourselves for the years to come. The Berner Group is a financially strong, owner-operated corporation in the second generation, with approximately 50 subsidiaries all over Europe.
Our core competencies are multichannel sales and the production of MRO goods, such as tools and chemical products for the automotive and industry sectors and the building trade. 8,500 people in the Berner, Caramba, and BTI Business Units make a difference - they move us ahead. Again and again, every day.
Are you ready to tread new paths with us as International Product Marketing Manager (m/f/d) - Chemicals? Then waste no time and apply now. By using our very short online form you ensure a prompt process of your application. Please also submit your salary requirements and possible start date.
Berner Trading Holding GmbH
Jasmin Fröhlich o Human Resources International
Bernerstraße 6 o 74653 Künzelsau o Germany