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Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Product Management Teams manage all aspects of a product, from driving new product development to manufacturing to marketing. They are responsible for overall product strategy, business leadership and capacity plans in order to meet sales and profit targets.

This position manages all aspects of a global product line or portfolio, from driving new product development to manufacturing to marketing and sales.  Responsible for overall product strategy, business leadership, and capacity plans in order to meet sales revenue and gross margin targets.

What your background should look like:

Job Duties:

Market Sensing & Strategy Development 
Articulate market trends, demand drivers, customer needs, industry trends and competitive landscape.
Condut market segmentation exercises to develop market segment-specific strategies. 
Conduct competitive analysis and benchmarking.
Define segment – specific value propositions that beat the competition.
Develop product roadmaps that align with business strategy.
Design go to market strategy, inclusive of channel strategy and partnerships.
Work with R&D and operations in the development of new products to meet current and future customer requirements.
Manage the product lifecycle.

Develop Business Plan
Define resource requirements necessary to execute the product roadmap. 
Work cross functionally to define sales, technology and operations strategies and goals, in line with financial goals.  Build consensus on specific tasks. 
Establish pricing policy.
Develop the annual operating plan (Sales and gross or standard margin). 

Execution – New Product Development & Launch
•    Be the opportunity champion for PAC projects. 
•    Plans product launches including the development of marketing and sales plans. 
•    Provides demand forecast inputs to S&OP. 
•    Attend customer meetings in support of winning new business. 
•    Exercise through leadership. 
•    Provide inputs to Marcom for the development of collateral, including e-commerce. 

Execution – Post Launch Product Management 
•    Manage the P&L (sales and gross or standard margin) for the assigned portfolio. 
•    Deliver sustained profitable growth. 
•    Enable sales to promote product line via training and the development of collateral materials that help articulate the value proposition. 
•    Manage special price requests. 
•    Track progress to the business plan and facilitate resolution to gaps.
•    Be the champion for resolution of product issues (e.g., quality, delivery, etc.). 

Key Success Factors
Meet AOP targets on the following KPI’s
•    Sales Revenue 
•    Gross Margin $ and GM %
•    Inventory turns
•    Delivery (STR)
•    Customer Complaints 
•    Manage NPI new product introductions on time and within budget
•    Cost reduction targets
•    Forecast accuracy 

Experience required
•    5+ years or above of product management or sales / field application experience
•    5+ years experience in commercial or technical in home appliances 
•    5+ years or above of managing direct reports experience 
•    Strong relevant products (connector) or industry experience desired
•    Strong commercial and technical skills background
•    Highly engaged team members, capabilities of dealing with challenges 
•    Bachelor or above in electronics background is preferred 
•    MBA is a plus



Managing and Measuring Work
Motivating Others
Building Effective Teams
Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation
SET : Strategy, Execution, Talent (for managers)

SHANGHAI, SH, CN, 200233

State:  SH
Country/Region:  CN
Travel:  25% to 50%
Requisition ID:  75524
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Sales & Marketing

Job Segment: Manager, Product Manager, Senior Product Manager, PLM, Management, Operations, Customer Service

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