at Johns Manville in Denver, Colorado, United States
Who We Are
Johns Manville is a leading manufacturer and marketer of premium-quality insulation and commercial roofing, along with glass fibers and nonwovens for commercial, industrial and residential applications. Our products are used in a wide variety of industries including building products, aerospace, automotive and transportation, filtration, commercial interiors, waterproofing and wind energy.
A proud member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies, we serve customers in more than 80 countries around the globe. We are committed to delivering positive and powerful experiences, because we are successful only when our employees and customers thrive. We are passionate, we care about people, we perform at a superior level, and we protect others and our environments.
Pay Range$101,700.00-$139,800.00 Annual
This is the base salary pay range that an applicant can expect to make upon hire. Pay within this range will vary based upon relevant experience, skills, and education among other factors. In addition, this position is eligible for an incentive bonus.
The Product Manager is responsible for development and implementation of strategy for the Spray Foam product line. The Product Manager is responsible for overall profitability through daily product line management, including collaboration with SIOP, price, cost, inventory, product lifecycle, and support of account management and sales activities.
Your Day to Day:
Use JM Portfolio Lifecycle Management tools to evaluate and systematically rebalance the Spray Foam portfolio through identification of cost, new product requirements and profitability optimization.
Provide regular and ad-hoc reports and presentations to business leadership on Spray Foam product lines and projects.
Work with pricing and sales to set target contribution margins and price strategy based on supply/demand dynamics and competitive data.
Work with sales, operations, and supply chain to establish the proper SIOP balance between internal operation metrics and external customer expectations.
Develop and support Value Propositions for products and systems and educate customers, sales and customer service teams on options and customer value.
Coordinate all aspects of sales support for the product line including development of selling tools and strategies to meet objectives for product line and market segment profitability. Responsible for updating Spray Foam product technical data sheets, finished product specifications, and other product and marketing literature.
Work with technical and legal resources to ensure compliance with all applicable local, state and federal regulations, as well as requisite specifications and codes (UL, ASTM, etc.).
Work with supply chain, legal and operations on issues such as supply contracts, trademarks and patents, and ensure product labels comply with government regulations and corporate policies.
Work with cross-functional team members (Operations, Opex/Productivity, Engineering, Finance, etc) on annual cost take out initiatives to insure there are clear plans for implementation and execution to improve product profitability.
Define customer expectations on product quality. Ensure compliance with all finished product specifications. Identify and understand any product quality issues and opportunities.
Identify product gaps, new product and market opportunities, and drive JM-Gate implementation and lead commercialization efforts.
Develop strategic and operational plans for assigned products to include growth plans, competitive product analysis, product profitability, industry trends and regulation changes, as well as competitive intelligence.
Participate in customer activities and industry trade associations
May be required to perform other related duties as assigned.
What You Bring to the Team:
Bachelor's degree, engineering or the sciences preferred, with a minimum of 5 years' experience in a problem solving/analytical type role.
Prior product management experience preferred (e.g., reviewing income statement, cost analysis, SKU optimization, supporting data requirements for sales team)
Spray Polyurethane Foam insulation experience preferred.
Proven analytical skills required to collect, structure, analyze data - draw conclusions - develop action plan
Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
Ability to be proactive, self-directive and independent
Ability to be detail oriented, proficient at time management and multi-tasking
Strong business acumen, economic theory, understanding of financial statements, etc.
Strong project management skills
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
Minimum travel required (25%)
Work environment is typical of an office setting
Must be able... For full info follow application link.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.