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Senior Manager with a focus on both business and technique

We now have a position open as Senior Technical Product Manager in VELUX Modular Skylights (VMS) - one of our newest and fastest growing product areas. In this position, you'll influence both our standard platform and special solutions that create considerable growth for us - and brightens up the days for people all over the world.

Sounds good? Then read on to find out if this could be your next career move.

Your challenges

As Senior Manager, six competent specialists will report directly to you, and you will play an integral role in product change management related to new products and non-standard requests. This requires you to communicate and engage with stakeholders on all levels to make sure goals are met and tasks carried out.

Furthermore, it will be up to you to anchor the commitment in your team, so the team as a whole will meet expectations and make the most of opportunities that arise.

As a part of the management team in VMS, you will work closely with R&D, production, technical market support, sales, operations, and supply, and you will be the natural go-to technical person in relation to the standard product program.

Everything in the job leads to the ultimate goal of VELUX Modular Skylights: To improve buildings across the world. This applies when you work with technical product management, documentation, bill of materials, master data and packaging configurators.

Among other relevant tasks you will find:

  • Establishing of documentation/specification for a fast growing product program
  • Develop systems and tools to handle documentation/specification in a smart and transparent way
  • Optimising processes and securing quality in SAP master data
  • Managing your team reviewing and planning tasks and projects
  • Coaching and mentoring a diverse team with high standards

Your qualifications

You hold a relevant technical master degree, and you combine this theoretical background with at least ten years of relevant work experience. Preferably, you have spent some of those years as team leader or manager in an order based manufacturing company in the building industry. Perhaps you even have experience from a similar position as senior manager, technical product manager or specifications manager.

Your skillset includes e.g. construction, master data, configurators or bill of materials. But most of all, you understand the factors that influence a market driven organisation, and you never lose sight of the actual usage of the products and the way they contribute to the lives of our customers.

On a more personal level, your initiative, drive and sense of perspective is shown in the way you manage your team. You run it as a small business, and you are not afraid of bringing new ideas and processes to the table to challenge status quo when you see opportunities for creating better results.

You take pride in your communication skills and your proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint, SAP and other relevant tools. You are fully proficient in English.

Your opportunities

The VELUX Group offers both exciting challenges and great opportunities for your personal development. Here, we surround ourselves with competent and committed colleagues, and thoroughness and mutual respect are among our most outspoken core values. We believe in empowering people, and we support this through sharing knowledge, delegating responsibility and investing in people who want to make a difference.

The team you will be joining operates at a high professional level, yet maintains an informal tone and a healthy sense of humor. We reach our ambitious results through real team efforts, and you will join our management courses to improve your competencies.

Application and contact

The application and selection process will be done in collaboration with Brinch & Partners. If you would like to know more about this opportunity and the VELUX Group, please feel free to contact Partner Henrik Smit by telephone +45 2215 2787.

We look forward to receiving your application and CV marked '11.584- Senior Manager' as soon as possible by e-mail: mail@brinchpartners.dk

Application deadline:

1/15/2017

Work place:

Østbirk

For more information:

Henrik Smit by telephone +45 2215 2787

Our company

For more than 70 years, the VELUX Group has created better living environments for people around the world. Making the most of daylight and fresh air through the roof. Our product programme includes roof windows and modular skylights as well as a range of decoration and sun screenings, roller shutters, installation solutions and intelligent home controls. These products help to ensure a healthy and sustainable indoor climate. For work and learning. For play and pleasure. We work globally – with sales and manufacturing operations in more than 40 countries and around 10,000 employees worldwide. The VELUX Group is owned by VKR Holding A/S, a limited company wholly owned by foundations and family.

For more information, visit www.velux.com

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