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Brunswick Sr. Product Manager - Fuel Systems in Lowell, Michigan

It is our people behind life’s passions who will make the big difference. If you are interested in becoming part of a company that delivers market leading products, driving your own career and working with brands committed to active lifestyles, then you’ve found your fit.

Have what it takes? Join us.

Major Duties & Responsibilities

  • Conduct market research and analysis to identify and assess business opportunities to ensure product category plans are informed by the voice of the consumer

  • Develop strategic product and business plans for the assigned category; includes writing product charters and outlining product requirements based on consumer, competitive and market insights

  • Business lead for intermediate and major development programs

  • Organize and manage cross-functional initiatives to maintain current products within the assigned category

  • Analyze pricing, programs, and promotional opportunities to drive profitable growth and market share through key channels

  • Ensure consistency and effectiveness of the marketing strategies and plans between product development, marketing, advertising, support and services through cross-functional leadership and collaboration relating to the product category

  • Provide leadership, training, sales tools, and other support to the OEM, Dealer, Retail and International channels with regard to their marketing and sales initiatives for new and existing products

  • Identify strategic partner opportunities for the product category

  • Provide product forecasts through the SIOP process to meet inventory turn, fill rates, and customer satisfaction objectives

  • Successful experience managing and developing people

  • Support the Company's participation in trade shows and other special events

Education Requirements (special training, college degree, etc.)

Bachelor’s degree in business or equivalent relative work experience required

MBA preferred

Experience

8+ years experience in durable goods product management.

Integrated fuel system experience strongly desired.

Skill Requirements (Technical, Communication, Interpersonal, etc.)

  • Communicate effectively with others in management, teams, engineers, supply chain, quality, planning and marketing.

  • Strong strategic perspective. Ability to identify consumer, customer, product and industry trends and develop strategies to take advantage of market opportunities.

  • Broad business perspective; commitment to integrated teamwork in decision making combined with disciplined prioritization.

  • Excel in problem solving, innovation, team participation, and self-motivation.

  • Fundamental understanding of operational processes, financial planning, pricing, margins, labor scheduling, costs, inventories and financial statements

  • Working with teams to achieve Quality, Cost and Timing targets

  • Intermediate to advanced user of Excel, PowerPoint, and Word

Work Environment (travel, shift, lifting requirements, hazardous conditions, etc.)

Willingness to travel up to 20% of the time

We are the people behind life’s passions.

Brunswick does not accept applications, inquiries or solicitations from unapproved staffing agencies or vendors. For help, please contact our support team at: hrsharedservices@brunswick.com or 866-278-6942 .

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#Brunswick Corporation

Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) is home to the people behind life’s passions. Our company is made up of some of the world’s leading lifestyle brands in categories such as marine propulsion, boats, and parts and accessories. While we are family to 13,000 employees around the world, three divisions in 29 countries create a local environment, with our global headquarters in the Chicago suburb of Mettawa, IL.

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