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Newell Rubbermaid is a global marketer of consumer and commercial products that touch the lives of people where they live, work and play. We are committed to building consumer and commercial Brands That MatterTM while leveraging the benefits of being one company: shared expertise, operating efficiencies, and a culture of innovation. Our globally recognized brands include Sharpie, Paper Mate, DYMO, EXPO, Waterman, Parker, Rolodex, IRWIN, LENOX, Rubbermaid, Graco, Calphalon, Goody and Teutonia.
General Responsibilities Responsible for coordinating the leadership, strategic direction, and performance of a product line on a global basis. Develop, communicate, & implement strategic & marketing plans. Coordinate product line management & financials, market research & communications, and new product development.
Business Unit Member
Work within unit to help define strategic direction, marketing & operation plans, & business performance.
Coordinate interactions with senior management team, Sales, & other functions. Represent unit where appropriate.
Product Line Manager
Lead the management of product line regarding:
Category/sku performance & profitability
Pricing levels and situational guidelines
Sales forecasting and service performance
Cost reduction & VIP activities
Lead efforts in defining & prioritizing new category/product opportunities.
Lead the marketing & commercialization steps of the product introduction process.
Represent the unit in exploring new business ventures and alliances within category.
Coordinate brand building, communications & market research activities/budget for product.
Build a market leading expertise within product category's markets and educate the organization to its trends, opportunities, and threats.
Fast-paced, rapidly changing environment where risk taking is acceptable. Must understand the scope of all RCP business operations and exhibit the necessary leadership skills in the functional areas of marketing & business management. Proven ability to work within and lead a teamwork atmosphere. Strong organization, prioritization, conceptual, financial, and communication skill sets. Travel is 25-35%. Qualifications BS/BA in related field. MBA strongly preferred. 5+ years industry or marketing experience.
Newell Rubbermaid - 21 months ago
Newell Rubbermaid Inc., is a global marketer of consumer and commercial products with 2013 sales of $5.7 billion and a strong portfolio of...