Lubrizol Product Manager, Carbopol Powder Platform in Cleveland, Ohio
Product Manager, Carbopol Powder Platform
Lubrizol Advanced Materials is an essential ingredient in improving lives. Our innovative products enhance the shampoos, lotions and soaps you use; the medicine you take; the sports apparel and shoes you wear; the detergents that keep your whites whiter and your colors from fading; the medical devices that speed your recovery and enhance your comfort; the specialty coatings that make your wood furniture, floors and cabinets more durable, more beautiful and more sustainable; and the plumbing systems in your home that will never corrode, pit or scale. With such a diverse portfolio, Lubrizol Advanced Materials offers unparalleled career growth opportunities for top-talent. To learn more about each of our core businesses, click on the following links: Engineered Polymers at https://www.lubrizol.com/Engineered-Polymers/ , Personal Care at https://www.lubrizol.com/Personal-Care , Home Care at https://www.lubrizol.com/Home-Care , Lubrizol LifeSciences at https://www.lubrizol.com/Life-Sciences , Performance Coatings at https://www.lubrizol.com/Coatings , and Lubrizol CPVC Piping Systems at https://www.lubrizol.com/CPVC/ .
Summary of Responsibilities
The Product Manager is accountable for the profitability and growth of the Carbopol powder platform and other related product lines. Creates and implements the overall product line strategy via collaboration with all GBUs.
Essential Job Functions
Provides support for current business and new product launches
Develops global product line strategy that is aligned with the business unit, market and technology strategies
Provide guidance for product line positioning and pricing
Manage product portfolio and life cycle to maximize growth and financial performance of the product lines
Provide annual product line forecast and drive global capacity planning
Ensure product line project portfolio and innovation support strategy and is properly resourced in PHHC
Develop competitive intelligence programs and the corresponding counter strategies to maintain value, and product and price leadership positions in the marketplace
Champion product line and proactively communicate plans and programs
Represents businesses with operations to maximize service levels to external customers
Skills, Qualifications, Experience:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university, chemistry or engineering preferred
At least 5 years combined experience between operations and, product management.
Global, strategic, and business acumen, demonstrated through exceptional financial results
Experience leading cross functional teams
Ability to travel domestically and internationally
With multiple facilities in and around Cleveland, Ohio at http://www.thisiscleveland.com/ , Lubrizol is located in one of the largest economic regions in the United States. Buzzing with business, culture, knowledge and entertainment, Northeast Ohio at http://www.globalcleveland.org/ is a vibrant place for people of all ages and walks of life to live, learn, work and play. This region offers a little bit of everything for everyone - ethnically-diverse communities, affordable housing, award-winning schools and universities, world-class healthcare, indoor waterparks and zoos, ski resorts, museums, halls of fame, one of the longest water-fronts in the country, and the most concentrated square mile of art, cultural, education and health institutions in the nation. From making your heart race at Cedar Point, to attending a professional sporting event or biking or hiking through over the 100,000 acres of state parks, to catching a Broadway show at Playhouse Square - the second largest performing arts center in the country, you can make it happen right here in Cleveland, Ohio .
Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, religion, marital status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other characteristic or trait protected by federal, state, or local law.
Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
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