Philips Consumer Marketing Manager - Male Grooming in Stamford, Connecticut
We challenge you as Consumer Marketing Manager - Male Grooming to be responsible for translating business opportunities into product-market combinations, define the commercial specifications for the required products, have co-responsibility for the realization of the products and the proper introduction of these products in the market. This job is not always to define new products. In many cases it is the introduction of an improved version of an existing product or a new feature added to the product.
Translating business opportunities into product-market combinations
Influences business plans and management communications by supporting small product development projects for new features
Develops detailed product specifications for part of a system (options) or product upgrades, to achieve short term business results
Supports product management by gathering specific information and preparation of product introduction material
Gathering information with regards to product strategy, making SWOT analysis
Participates in the market introduction
Short term product plan. Time horizon max ½ year
Improvement of existing products and extensions
Specific tasks within short term product plan
You will report directly to Director of Consumer Marketing in Philips Male Grooming division responsible for North America proposition development. The Male Grooming team is part of Philips Personal Care division reporting to Business Group in Amsterdam. This position is based in Stamford, CT.
The Male Grooming team in Stamford, CT (BG Hub) was created in January of 2015 to gain deeper insights into our consumers and directly translate them into propositions and in addition, make our business development faster and more efficient.
Here at Philips WE ARE Working Together for a Better Tomorrow:
Philips' dedication to enriching lives is reflected in our company, our solutions, and a commitment to our people. Philips products lead to improved healthcare, faster diagnosis and better patient outcomes. Philips employees change lives every day.
We offer you the opportunity to personally contribute to Philips’ achievement of growth objectives and ambition to improve the lives of 3 Billion people a year by 2025.
We are looking for
5+ years marketing experience
Intimate understanding of traditional and online consumers & shoppers
Ability to think creatively and innovatively
Budget-management skills and proficiency
Professional judgment and discretion that comes from years of experience in the field
Analytical skills to forecast and identify trends and challenges
Familiarity with the latest trends and technologies
Bachelor degree, MBA preferred
Strong analytical and project management skills
Excellent communication skills, confident and dynamic personality
Strong creative outlook
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