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Want to be part of the team? Borealis is committed to making new discoveries – and that includes finding pioneering members to join our team.

Manager, Product Management HPPE

  • Location: Sweden, Stenungsund
  • Type: Permanent
  • Application Deadline: 01/04/2018
  • Hours: Full-time

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The purpose of the role is to manage and control product management activities. This within an international environment in close cooperation with key interfaces, both locally and globally. The role is located in Stenungsund, Sweden.

Key Business Responsibilities: 

  • Contribute to the development of the HPPE  strategy, ensure its implementation
  • Management of portfolio complexity and product lifecycles based on guidelines and targets defined
  • Proposals for product and production technology additions based on business case (Marketing) and portfolio guideline
  • Definition and management of the product-property matrix based on in-depth market, customer and competitor intelligence
  • managing quality, cost, Reach compliance of the commercial product portfolio, handling of product complaints/claims
  • Development of sourcing options incl. asset infrastructure

Key Decision Rights:

  • HPPE  product portfolio
  • Product ownership incl. cost, quality, product placement
  • Approval of changes in prod. lines, raw materials, TDSs, IPSs

 Key Leadership Behaviours:

  • Impactful
  • Strategic thinking with strong portfolio and commercial perspective
  • Technically competent
  • Analytically rigorous
  • Managing risk
  • Living and promoting the Borealis Values in team and with customers

You are the right candidate for this position if you possess the following experience, knowledge and skills: 

  • Academic technical degree and commercial experience
  • 8+ years relevant technical working experience in senior position
  • Commercial understanding of marketing, sales & customers
  • Strategic skills
  • Good knowledge of application and processing technologies; impact on polymers, technology, assets
  • Excellent strategic understanding of technical changes in technologies/ assets and its commercial impact on customers, application and processing/conversion technologies
  • Key interface to Business Portfolio product managers, Operations, Supply Chain     
  • Key interface to InnoTech/IOS
  • Effective coaching and feedback skills
  • Sets direction, engages, inspires people and applies consequences when necessary
  • Strong leadership to align the different views and targets from business into manufacturing and vice versa

 We expect you to be:

  • Impactful
  • Strategic thinking with strong portfolio and commercial perspective
  • Technically competent
  • Analytically rigorous
  • Managing risk
  • Living and promoting the Borealis Values in team and with customers

Problem solving & Thinking challange:

  • Efficient implementation of innovation projects
  • Maximised plant utilisation with optimised product portfolio
  • Optimised product availability vs production assets

 Other information:

  • The role holder will report to the Head of Product Management, Marketing & NBD.
  • Location: Stenungsund, Sweden.

For additional information, please contact Lilian Ilanner, Talent Acquisition Specialist.

We hope you are interested in this role and we are looking forward to your application. Please submit your online application soonest, as we will evaluate applicaitons and call for interviews during the posting period. Apply for the role latest 01.04.2018 and attach your CV.

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+46 (0)303 86378
Lilian Ilanner, Talent Acquisition Specialist