Welcome to the dynamic world of printed electronics in Agfa.
Today we cover a wide range of solutions and products meeting the highest standards for for printed electronic and optical film applications that contribute to a more sustainable environment.
For the business unit of Electronic print we are looking for business Development & Product Manager
As Business Development & Product Manager your key responsibility is to develop a productportfolio that is line with the customer needs.
In order to reach this ambitious target, you will co-operate with the Business manager, R&D, , Sales, . . Besides you manage the entire product life cycle of your product portfolio.
Orgacon-productportfolio, based on polymer PEDOT / PSS)
As Business Development & Product manager you are responsible for :
Managing the product portfolio that reflects our customers’ needs. You manage the portfolio from conceptual product development till end of life.
Elaborating the business development strategy, incl. 5 years financial plan. To achieve this ambitious goal, you will closely co-operate with customers and sales to identify customer needs, prioritize and translate into to an ROI project plan.
Steering product development activities and monitoring PE Business targets
Launching products in line with business targets. You work out the product positioning, USP, branding and marketing strategy.
Actively supporting the sales organization in implementing the marketing strategy and reaching targets, further developing markets and distribution channels for the PE product line.
Actively co-operating / managing projects that further leverage business opportunities and results.
Desired profile :
Master Or Phd in Materials Technology, Chemistry or Engineering with a specialty in electronics.
Strong technical background and interest in (Printed) Electroncis (capacitors, battery, sensors, ) is a must
Background or experience in sales / marketing within a B2B environment in a multidisciplinary context is a plus.
Experienced / knowledge of Printed Electronics market is a strong asset.
Commercial understanding of customer needs and able to translate these needs into an R&D environment.
Customer- and business driven. You are able to deliver scope within time and budget.
Result driven and accountable.
Pioneer and teamplayer with excellent interpersonal skills.
Communication skills, able to build and maintain networks.
Flexible and able to deal with change.
Fluent in English. Any other language is an asset.
Willing to travel (up to 20%)
What we offer now and in the future
A dynamic global organisation with a history of innovation and strong product portfolio.
A challenging environment combined with a supportive management structure.
Career development and growth.
A competitive salary and benefit package.
A friendly work environment surrounded by dedicated and professional colleagues.
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About our company
Agfa-Gevaert Group ; The Agfa-Gevaert Group develops, manufactures and distributes an extensive range of analogue and digital imaging systems and IT solutions, mainly for the printing industry and the healthcare sector, as well as for specific industrial applications.
Agfa’s headquarters and parent company are located in Mortsel, Belgium.
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