Senior Product Manager

GN Store Nord
Rochester, NY - USA
Published: September 03, 2018
GN Advanced Hearing Protection, United States

Are you looking to join a growing team in a new and exciting division of a global company?
Joining GN Advanced Hearing Protection, you will contribute to more than simple product management. We’re looking for an Senior Product Manager to work within the United States to ensure the successful launch, maintenance, training, and education of FalCom products within all business channels in the U.S. market.

This position can work remotely as they will spend time at our different business locations and vendors through out the U.S with travel to Denmark as needed. This involves working in teams that liaise with U.S. sales management in all channels, corporate product management, U.S. order management, and global operations, effectively planning launch logistics, executing and communicating results of launch activities. The Senior Product Manager will also work with teams to identify and recommend new hearing instrument products and fitting software enhancements needed in the U.S. market for all business channels.

Finally, the Senior Product Manager will work with US and corporate based teams to increase the visibility of product performance to all customer-facing teams and use this information to drive needed product improvements and enhancements to meet US customer needs in all channels.

An ideal candidate would:
• Have a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical, Computer, or Systems Engineering, Communications, or 10+ years equivalent military or public safety experience
• 5+ years’ of experience with tactical radio products or equivalent experience
• US Government Secret Security Clearance, preferred
• Military service/background preferred
• Enjoys working with people, developing relationships and sharing knowledge
• Exhibit strong communication and interpersonal skills
• Ability to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced, high-stakes environment

Key responsibilities for this role:
• Act as the technical subject matter expert on FalCom Advanced Hearing Protection product offerings
• Serve as the local expert on radio compatibility of products, working with tactical radio vendors, customers, and distributors to ensure product interoperability and fit for use
• Demonstrate strong project management skills, task -oriented and willing to work with cross-functional groups.
• Technical requirements include knowledge of current radio and audio technologies, working knowledge of Agile and CRM databases.
• Meet cost targets and estimating cost at completion.
• Working with stakeholders in each business channel, identify and quantify customer needs and market trends on a per channel basis. Consolidate needs and provide feedback to relevant stakeholders
• Using the global launch plan strategy, develop a consolidated US product launch project plan and communicate with all necessary parties
• Review available historical and market information and competitive data to propose product pricing strategy

Would you like to know more?
To apply, use the ‘APPLY’ link no later than September 30rd 2018. Applications are assessed on a continuous basis which is why we encourage you to send your application as soon as possible. If you want to know more about the position, you are welcome to contact the HR Director Kristina Villones at +1 952 769 8360.

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