Product Manager - Network Controls and Automation

Closing Date: 1st October 2019
Reports To: Global Strategy and M&A Director
Position Summary:

About the role

Lead our Network Controls and Automation product line from both a product management and product marketing perspective. Maximise revenue and margin tied to the product line, formulate product roadmaps and identify opportunities for new product development.

This is a perfect opportunity for someone to join a new team in the business, bringing with them fresh ideas that will drive functional excellence in identifying customer needs and value drivers, creating new value propositions and business opportunities, including new offerings to optimise and enhance the portfolios.

This is an opportunity to make a significant impact to the product strategy and growth of our business.

About you

  • Demonstrable track record of success in a similar Product Management role
  • Aptitude for understanding customer voice to develop competitive strategies and plans
  • Ideally, a broad understanding of either Oil & Gas, Power & Water or Chemicals and Industrials markets.
  • Engineering / technical background, enabling you to engage in technical discussions with customers and colleagues.
  • Deep understanding of industrial communication networks and protocols, including wireless architecture needs to enable IoT/connectivity. Knowledge of automation systems such as DCS, PLC and data interfaces such as SCADA, HMI, etc. Understanding of instruments, sensors and field devices and their fit in a broader control ecosystem.
  • Familiarity with data storage / retrieval and requirements for analytics, end-user software and mobile-apps.
  • Proactive self-starter with excellent organisational skills and a talented relationship builder.

About Us:

Rotork is a FTSE 250 British engineering company, the market leading valve actuator manufacturer and flow control company, operating in any market where the flow of liquids, gases or powders needs to be controlled. Our customers rely on us for innovative, high quality engineered products and services, many of which are used in mission-critical applications.

We are embarking on a period of exciting change to significantly grow our business and consolidate our world-wide market leadership position.

For the full job description please download the document below.

Location: Flexible (Based at a large Rotork site)
Division: Rotork Controls
Rotork Office: UK - Bath - Rotork Controls Limited
Job Type: Full Time
Area Of Interest: Business Development
Contact: Giles Lewis
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