LOCATION: The position is based in South Bend, IN.  Relocation assistance may be available. Remote work options may be available.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Associate Product Manager will report to the Vice President of Marketing and will have a key impact in managing the company’s existing product portfolio. These responsibilities include a combination of product, pricing, market, and channel-focused activities in support of the current products. The primary objective is to support a robust, customer-focused, profitable portfolio.

This role has a heavy focus on managing pricing, and daily product issues and opportunities. Attention to detail and project management skills will be invaluable.

This role interacts with a broad range of stakeholders and departments to ensure success.

The job criteria may include other duties, responsibilities, and activities, which may change or be assigned at any item with or without notice.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Drive growth and profitability across the current product portfolio.
  • Support annual lifecycle roadmap assessment.
  • Manage the price sprint process.
  • Manage day-to-day issues impacting product performance, availability, sales, fulfillment, and support.
  • Prepare and manage product documentation and training vehicles for internal and external audiences.

KEY CHARACTERISTICS

  • Leadership
  • Team player/good partner
  • Influence skills
  • Strategic thinking
  • Goal-oriented
  • Hustle – Get things done
  • Analytical skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Passion

REQUIREMENTS

  • One to two years of marketing and/or product management experience.
  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in business, marketing, or related field of study).
  • Work experience in Graphics, Sign and/or Distribution is a strong plus.
  • Pricing experience is a plus.
  • Knowledgeable in current technologies.
  • Experience in project management and planning.
  • Solid analytical skills (business case development a plus).
  • Strong computer skills including advanced Excel knowledge.
  • Ability to work with both technical and business stakeholders.
  • Extremely comfortable in a fast-paced environment (requires excellent time management and the ability to multi-task and prioritize effectively).
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent teamwork skills.
  • Proven ability to influence cross-functional, potentially remote teams without formal authority.
  • Ability to obtain and retain a passport.

ABOUT FDC

  • FDC is a leading supplier of wide-format digital media, overlaminate films, banner, sign vinyl, and heat transfer films for textiles.
  • Since 1988, this privately held company has sold to the sign and graphics market distributors, primarily in the US and Canada.
  • FDC adds value by converting products from large rolls, cutting to length and width.
  • The company is the industry leader in providing same-day shipment, breadth of line, and on-time reliability.

WHY CHOOSE TO JOIN THE FDC FAMILY?

  • Established, family-owned, and growing company
  • A top leader in graphic films distribution
  • Comfortable dress code
  • Education reimbursement
  • 401(k) / Insurance: medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, short-term & long-term disability, accident, & critical illness

To apply for this job please visit fdcgraphicfilms.formstack.com.