ELKAY SEEKS AN INNOVATIVE PRODUCT MANAGER TO WORK OUT OF OUR OAK BROOK CORPORATE OFFICES!
At Elkay, we pride ourselves in our exceptional employees, our valued customers, our high quality products, and our commitment to being in business forever through continued process improvement and innovation. As a financially stable, privately-owned company, ethics, values, integrity and trust remain the driving force in our culture.
It’s Elkay’s people who really give us our edge. Our employees’ commitment to delivering ever-higher levels of excellence drives our reputation for quality and integrity. It also fueled our growth from a three-person shop in 1920 to one of today’s leading international manufacturers of plumbing, water dispensing, decorative surfaces and cabinetry products. For a career filled with challenges, growth and rewards, talk to us about joining the Elkay family.
Reporting directly to the Director of Marketing and Product Development, the Product Manager will drive efforts and provide direction for the residential plumbing products team in creating business strategy for product development, resource planning, product specifications, developing and executing launch plans.
This individual will develop and execute a 6 month to 3 year strategy for product development, including identifying, evaluating, recommending, and implementing new products for existing and new markets, manage resources to guarantee timely completion and due diligence required for product line launches, process and project management assuring completion of product line ideation and development with conformance to schedules.
Will also be responsible to for managing the existing product portfolio including creating the strategic and tactical plans for profitable growth, developing and executing profit enhancement initiatives, and forecasting.
Bachelor's degree in marketing, business management, or related studies required; MBA preferred.
7+ years experience in sales/marketing. Background encompassing durable consumer products preferred.
Prior experience in leading product development initiatives, managing budgets and managing a P&L essential.
Able to travel up to approximately 15% of time.
Elkay Manufacturing Company - 2 years ago
Elkay is an industry-leading manufacturer of custom and semi-custom cabinetry, sinks, faucets, water coolers and commercial kitchens. We are...