Product Manager Master Data Support Specialist Aerospace

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Date: Jul 4, 2022

Location: Sassenheim, NL

Company: AkzoNobel

We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.

Purpose of the job

  • Support of key processes and business assignments for PMMT within the Aerospace marketing organization.
  • Serve as a business expert with knowledge of both PMMT and SAP systems. 
  • Oversight and implementation of the launch process (PMMT) for new and revised products, in conjunction with 
  • Ensure service level agreements are being maintained and upheld by all members of the PMMT process to facilitate the quick introduction of products offerings in North America and EMEA.
  • Routine maintenance of the internal and competitive product information.
  • Participation and/or leadership of defined business assignments.
  • Participation and/or leadership of PMMT improvement initiatives for the segment.
  • Input of pertinent data into SAP system with critical information to allow for market release & access of all products.

 

Key responsibilities

 

  • Launch / initialize product introduction process (PMMT) for all new and revised products designed to be launched into the Aerospace market space.
  • Input of all business critical information into the product launch tool as defined by product managers to ensure proper business criteria for SAP.
  • Oversight of the product launch process (PMMT) to ensure that all participants are meeting service level agreements.
  • Monthly reporting of launch timeline results by department and area of responsibility.
  • Support Product and Sub-Segment Managers with business critical PMMT activities. 
  • Manage creation of all new FERT materials and ensure timeliness of completion. 
     

Continuous improvement

  • Participate in BU-level continuous improvement projects on PMMT and master data management
  • Identify key areas of improvement for the management of product data

 

Level of autonomy

  • Input and creation of new FERTs in SAP. 
  • Development and implementation of optimized PMMT process. 
  • Development and release of monthly PMMT reporting documents.

What do you bring?

  • Marketing or Business-related degree
  • Strong math skills
  • Business acumen skills
  • Microsoft program skills
  • Previous experience with SAP and AkzoNobel PMMT processes

Become part of an outstanding company

AkzoNobel is consistently rated as one of the top employers in The Netherlands. You will join a company that is committed to achieving real sustainability. At a personal level you will also benefit from:

  • a competitive salary (G9) with an above average number of annual holidays;
  • participation in the AkzoNobel pension plan; 
  • travel expenses to and from work
  • opportunities for education that will help you to grow beyond this role
  • Fixed bonus 


We welcome your online application via https://www.akzonobel.com/en/careers. Only online applications including resume and cover letter will be considered. If applicable, is essential that you have a visa that allows you to work in the Netherlands. If you have any questions, please contact Nicolas Beslic, Talent Acquisition Partner, +31 880 030 731, option 2. Or send an email to TalentResourcing.NL@akzonobel.com.

The recruitment process includes a selection of the best applications received through the system, interview rounds and further steps. An online assessment might be part of the selection process. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or disability.