Product Manager

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Date: Jul 28, 2022

Location: Shanghai, CN

Company: AkzoNobel

Our company can only deliver sustainable high performance if our employees can reach their full potential and grow and develop together with AkzoNobel. We want to ensure employees are offered continuous learning and development opportunities. With that intention in mind please find job opportunity mentioned below. Please make sure you discuss the same with your manager before applying. You can also refer someone you know for the job!

Job Purpose

Responsible for all activities related to the implementing market strategy of HPC

Identify relevant needs and insights for HPC channels to support business growth and achieve set-targets in China

Monitor product portfolio competitiveness/profitability and provide optimization and market positioning suggestion

Coordinate supply chain, technical and sales team to ensure smooth and economic supply

Propose marketing activity plan in terms of updated marketing strategy and business development needs and work out marketing promotion plan together with sales team

Key Accountabilities

Develop and monitor the implementation of sales and marketing strategies, promotion events, resources necessary to achieve the agreed sales goals, by utilizing the outputs of analyses on market intelligence and current and future competitiveness in products/product applications/pricing/services

Prepare presentations to explain and introduce the company’s current and future strategies.

Maintain up-to-date awareness of industry trends, technical development, market activities and industry intelligence of mega trend and key industries.

Collect customer data/ information/ feedback/ expectations prepare for presentation/ seminars/ workshops

Proactively seek for business needs and customer voices and translate into marketing strategies/plans

Compose annual marketing plan/agenda for the assigned channel/markets in cooperation with the sales teams

Translate the marketing guidelines to the HPC channel

Take lead to collect and share best practices

Responsible for standardize and execution of marketing processes and tool-kits

Ensure global/region marketing strategies implementation and quality execution in HPC channel/markets


business knowledge and acumen

open mindset , collaborative, effective communication and influencing skills

Creativity in generating insights and activation

learning agility

high motivation and results-orientated

product/brand/color marketing/sales expertise is preferred


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