Senior Manager

Østbirk
7. december 2016
15. januar 2017
81072
Henrik Smit - Tlf: 2215 2787
Fastansættelse

Senior Manager with a focus on both business and technique
At the VELUX Group, we give you the chance to grow. To shape your own career. To work in an international environment. To be part of a company that leads the market in sustainable indoor living. We offer you a world of opportunities - if you have the ability and the drive to take them. 

Discover more at velux.com/career or velux.dk/karriere

We now have a position open as Senior Technical Product Manager in VELUX Modular Skylights (VMS) – one of our newest and fastest growing product areas. In this position, you’ll influence both our standard platform and special solutions that create considerable growth for us – and brightens up the days for people all over the world. 

Sounds good? Then read on to find out if this could be your next career move.

Your challenges
As Senior Manager, six competent specialists will report directly to you, and you will play an integral role in product change management related to new products and non-standard requests. This requires you to communicate and engage with stakeholders on all levels to make sure goals are met and tasks carried out.

Furthermore, it will be up to you to anchor the commitment in your team, so the team as a whole will meet expectations and make the most of opportunities that arise.

As a part of the management team in VMS, you will work closely with R&D, production, technical market support, sales, operations, and supply, and you will be the natural go-to technical person in relation to the standard product program.

Everything in the job leads to the ultimate goal of VELUX Modular Skylights: To improve buildings across the world. This applies when you work with technical product management, documentation, bill of materials, master data and packaging configurators.

Among other relevant tasks you will find:

  • Establishing of documentation/specification for a fast growing product program
  • Develop systems and tools to handle documentation/specification in a smart and transparent way
  • Optimising processes and securing quality in SAP master data
  • Managing your team reviewing and planning tasks and projects
  • Coaching and mentoring a diverse team with high standards

Your qualifications
You hold a relevant technical master degree, and you combine this theoretical background with at least ten years of relevant work experience. Preferably, you have spent some of those years as team leader or manager in an order based manufacturing company in the building industry. Perhaps you even have experience from a similar position as senior manager, technical product manager or specifications manager.

Your skillset includes e.g. construction, master data, configurators or bill of materials. But most of all, you understand the factors that influence a market driven organisation, and you never lose sight of the actual usage of the products and the way they contribute to the lives of our customers.

On a more personal level, your initiative, drive and sense of perspective is shown in the way you manage your team. You run it as a small business, and you are not afraid of bringing new ideas and processes to the table to challenge status quo when you see opportunities for creating better results.

You take pride in your communication skills and your proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint, SAP and other relevant tools. You are fully proficient in English.

Your opportunities
The VELUX Group offers both exciting challenges and great opportunities for your personal development. Here, we surround ourselves with competent and committed colleagues, and thoroughness and mutual respect are among our most outspoken core values. We believe in empowering people, and we support this through sharing knowledge, delegating responsibility and investing in people who want to make a difference. 

The team you will be joining operates at a high professional level, yet maintains an informal tone and a healthy sense of humor. We reach our ambitious results through real team efforts, and you will join our management courses to improve your competencies.

Application and contact
The application and selection process will be done in collaboration with Brinch & Partners. If you would like to know more about this opportunity and the VELUX Group, please feel free to contact Partner Henrik Smit by telephone +45 2215 2787. 

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