Eaton Corporation Product Manager SC Emergency Lighting in Riom, France

Eaton’s LSD Division is looking for a :

Product Manager SC Emergency Lighting

Primary Location: Soest , Germany

Other locations within Europe also considered

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Do you want to work for a global player, where we care about ethics, inclusion and diversity and our people?

The role of the Product Manager SC EL is to manage a portfolio of luminaires and monitored system controllers and support 4 to 6 countries more specifically.

Your key deliverables:

  • Developing and executing a global strategic direction for the assigned portfolio of products. This strategic direction must be aligned to the overall business strategic direction and support Eaton’s growth ambition.

  • Tactically manage the development of the product portfolio to profit plan and forecast.

  • Manage the complete product lifecycle, from product development to obsolescence and aftermarket.

  • Drive marketing part of NPI new product development under Prolaunch process.

  • Assist and validate sales strategy of all countries for NPI under his responsibility. Target margin improvement by valuing USPs.

  • Train and develop key stakeholders so that they become product advocates.

  • Gaining and assisting others in the development of key Voice of the Customer, market intelligence and regulatory requirements.

QualificationsRequired background and skills:

  • Master or Bachelor of Sciences (electrical or electronic engineering)

  • Financial knowledge appreciated

  • Technical knowledge: Lightning technology preferred

  • Min. 3 – 5 years of experience in related business environment

  • Fluent English skills

  • Soft skills: Passionate, Experience of working with different cultures, Team player, Analytical

Desired:

  • Further languages especially German, French or Italian are well appreciated

We want to hear about you!

What Eaton offers:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits package

  • Contract in fast growing global company

  • Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team

  • Great promotional opportunities – We encourage internal promotion, whenever possible

  • Excellent working environment – safety and ethic are really important for us

  • Culture & Values – We are more than the products we invent and produce – the way we do business is just as important. At Eaton, our values and culture define who we are – both individually and as an organization – and direct our activities every day

  • Inclusion & Diversity - Openness to diversity widens our access to the best talent. Inclusion allows us to engage that talent fully

  • Learning & Development - We invest in our employees for the long term – not just with salary and benefits, but with ongoing learning and development opportunities made available through Eaton University

  • Wellness - Wellness at Eaton is more than a program, it’s about changing the environment by offering the right tools to help empower employees to make that happen

About Eaton:

Eaton is a power management company with 2017 sales of $20.4 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 98,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit www.eaton.com.

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters.

We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Marketing

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: LSD Life Safety Division EMEA

Job Level: Manager

Schedule: Full-time

Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No

Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within hiring region only

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.