Market Segment Product Manager

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Country: Portugal (PT) 
City: Ovar
Worksite / Location: Ovar Plant 


Job Function: Sales 


Yazaki Corporation, a family-owned company, was founded in 1929 as the first Japanese manufacturer of automobile wiring harness systems. Within the automotive business our product range includes wiring harness systems, plug connection systems and electronic systems. More than 284,000 committed and highly motivated employees in 478 locations in 45 countries make us one of the most successful international automotive suppliers. To strengthen our team, we are looking for a Market Segment Product Manager. 

What will your job be about?

Identify market trends of the assigned Product lines and define high level product strategies in order to drive the YAZAKI “advanced” R&D effort and extend the business pipe line Including;

Execute the ComBU product road map for the assigned products lines including

Support Account Manager (AM) and Application Engineer (AE) for design-in activities by Taking direct ownership for complex projects,  Organise technical promotion events such as tech- or road- shows…

Co-define, track and manage the key vital signs of the assigned product lines including


What will you bring with you?

   Mechanical University Degree

   Know-how about interconnect products (header, PDU, BFT…) in materials and functional features
   Experience in new market introduction of a Product / technology preferred.
   Solid knowledge about OEM and Tier1 customer landscape in Europe
   Strong analytical background
   Professional presentation skills
Pro-active SALES approach, based on Solid technical foundation
Entrepreneurial spirit with “Can Do” – mentality
Good networking and team working competency

Ready to take the next step within Yazaki? Please apply by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. We wish you all the success in your application! 


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