Product Manager
at Hytorc

Date Posted: 4/30/2019

Job Description



The Product Manager (PM) will work closely with our Sales, Engineering, Operations and Marketing organizations to manage the rapidly growing specialty fastener and the tool product lines.  The candidate should have strong experience in customer and sales facing product management as well as team based new product development.  The manager will be the primary point of contact for the product lines, synthesize input from a wide variety of sources and represent the voice of the customer.  The individual will work closely with management to develop strategies, product plans, requirements and priorities for new developments.  The individual will work closely with engineering and project management to establish requirements, project plans and support detailed product development planning from beginning to end. The PM will provide source documentation for our product and marketing in launch of new products and maintenance of existing products.  The individual will support customer service and operations with training on new products, forecasting and quality improvement.

Primary Responsibilities

  •          Maintain ownership and focus on the HYTORC Specialty Fastener product line
  •          Primary point of contact on assigned product line, supporting customers, sales & customer service
  •          Work closely with sales, marketing and management to ensure all opportunities are prioritized.
  •       Primary responsibility for all project planning, prioritization, schedules, tracking and reporting
  •          Develop written product requirements for products based on customer input.
  •          Develop business plans as needed to ensure viability.
  •    •    Providing PM leadership to cross-functional teams in the development of new and improved products
  •          Develop source material for input to product and marketing documentation
  •      Work closely with sales and marketing on product field testing
  •          Maintain a current knowledge of relevant industry standards and competition
  •          Develop and maintain technical and market expertise in products and markets

  •         Travel (to customers/tradeshows) 10%

Job Requirements

  • BS/MS in Mechanical Engineering or Materials/Metallurgy Engineering
  • MBA preferred
  • PMP – Project Management Professional or project management experience
  • 5+ years’ experience product management
  • 5+ years’ experience in mechanical fasteners, materials, metal formed products
  • 5 years’ experience in new product development project management
  • Strong leadership skills, demonstrated ability to supervise and manage others
  • Strong customer relationship skills, business development, sales/marketing experience
  • Extensive customer and sales facing experience product management
  • Proficiency in MS Project, MS Word, Power Point, Excel
  • Demonstrated experience managing a product/project portfolio
  • Excellent communication and team leadership skills

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Mahwah, NJ
  • Job Type: Engineering
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 4/30/2019

About Us

HYTORC® Makes Industrial Bolting Safer and Simpler

With over 40 years of experience focused entirely on industrial torque and tension systems, HYTORC is the most trusted name in the industry. From steel mills and mining equipment to refineries, nuclear power plants, and wind turbines; we have developed solutions for nearly every bolting application imaginable.

About

HYTORC was formed in 1968. It is the world’s oldest and largest hydraulic torque wrench manufacturer. Our mission is to make industrial bolting safer, simpler and more precise and thus, reliable. With over 40 years of experience focused entirely on engineering new technologies for hydraulic and pneumatic torque wrenches while creating a worldwide 24/7 service network, HYTORC has become the most trusted name in the industry. From steel mills and mines to refineries, chemical plants, fossil and nuclear power plants, wind turbines, equipment manufacturers, gas pipelines, Off-shore drilling (top-site and subsea); we have developed solutions for nearly every bolting application imaginable. For custom projects, our highly experienced engineering team can design the most efficient solution for any job with simple and safe operation and economical pricing in mind. We work mainly with maintenance in heavy industry, where time constraints are extremely tight and the quality of work on bolting jobs cannot be compromised.