Product Manager

Location: Cleveland, OH
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $70,000.00 - $90,000.00
Degree: Equivalent Experience; Bachelor of Science;
Date: 5/22/2017
Job ID: 02474814
Job Description

Seeking a Product Manager with experience with precision mechanical components.

Primary focus is to increase sales and generate new business.  This person will be a subject matter expert for Precision Mechanical Components.  This position will also assist in the development of business analytics, sourcing strategies and target markets for product lines.

Duties Include:  Joint sales calls, product training for internal teams, develop product line strategies. Assist with development of quotations, supplier selection criteria and implementation of awarded business. This position will work closely with the sales force, branch inside sales, sourcing and new product introduction teams

SKILLS REQUIRED Knowledge of hardware/mechanical products and manufacturing processes.  

EDUCATION REQUIRED Bachelor degree, engineering preferred or appropriate experience.

Qualified Candidates will have the following:
-  2+ years of experience in business to business technical sales
-  2+ years product management experience
-  2+ years of experience in hard goods manufacturing
-  Ability to read and understand blueprints including GD&T
-  Knowledge and expertise in manufacturing methods and cost analysis
-  Excellent communication skills both oral and written
-  General knowledge of product marketing principles

Key words:  mechanical, engineering, engineer, BSME, components, fasteners, fastener, nuts, bolts, screws, metal, fabrication, automotive, thread, threaded, VA/VE, Value Engineering, Value Added, applications engineer, application engineer, project engineer, machined products, molded and extruded products, powder metal parts, castings, small assemblies

Travel = 50%