Global Product Manager Fire Protection
What's the role?
In this role, you will maintain and develop the product portfolio for your area of responsibility. You will understand market and competitor trends and define portfolio strategies to maintain a leading edge on competition. you will identify synergies across Hilti organization to leverage our unique offer and go-to market business model.
Who is Hilti?
If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service.
With some 29,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.
What does the role involve?
As a Global product manager you will play a key role in portfolio Lifecyle management of existing portfolio and on shaping our future offer. For the current portfolio, you will carry out several tasks including looking for opportunities in new markets, highlighting our strengths vs. competition ensuring that our strengths are channelled effectively through physical and digital channels. For our future offer, you will understand market trends and play a key role in developing new products to address existing and emerging market segments. You will regularly interact with teams around the world to understand specific market requirements and assess how to globally scale up successful business models.
What do we offer?
Show us what you’re made of and we’ll offer you opportunities to move around the business – to work abroad, experience different job functions and tackle different markets. It’s a great way to find the right match for your ambitions and achieve the exciting career you’re after.
We have a very thorough people review process, unlike any we know of in any other business. We screen everyone in the company in a yearly career performance matching process. It means we can pair talent with opportunities - developing our people in their current roles or challenging them to work in new ways or in new places. It’s how we find the right fit and further our teams personally and professionally.
Additionally, we offer you a competitive salary and a wide range of benefits, these may include day care for your kids or a free in-house gym.
Why should you apply?
We have an excellent mix of people, which we believe makes for a vibrant, innovative and productive team. Success at Hilti is down to teamwork and ability.
What you need is:
- Experience in the construction industry
- Strong technical and marketing background. Engineering degree and MBA preferred
- Demonstrated ability to understand markets and competition to identify opportunities for differentiation
- Ability to focus on the short term (tactical) and long term (strategic)
- Fluent in English, additional languages are beneficial