Global Product Specialist

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Location
Oiartzun,,Spain
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Oct 2016
Closes
06 Jan 2017
Ref
ES59016832_E3
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Global Product Specalist will support the Global Product Manager to optimize the product/system/service portfolio and return on investment. Ensures ABB has a full understanding of market requirements in a specific area and is able to transform these requirements into product/system/service specifications and development activities. Job is located in Oiartzun (Guip├║zcoa)

Tasks:
- In this role, you will follow and understand global standards, market and customer requirements and conduct competitor analyses including identification of product gaps evaluation of the ABB position.
- Furthermore, you will manage the technical specification of product assigned and support the Global Product Manager in developing the business case for product developments, maintenance and cost reduction.
- Your responsibilities will also include continuous monitoring of the existing portfolio.
- You will also collect and analyze standards, market requirements, customer needs and values as an input for producing a product roadmap.
- At the same time, you will prepare product market communication materials, including support for new product launches.
- Additionally, you will keep Product Group, Sales and channels informed on topics related to the product, such as new product availability, market, competition, quality, configuration, trends and limitations.

Requirements:
-Graduate in Industrial Engineering or equivalent
-High level of English and Italian both spoken and written. Other languages will be appreciated.
-At least five years' experience in product management or sales role working with wiring accesories.
-Initiative, communication and planning skills.