Product Manager, Talga Luleå
Do you thrive in a position which combines technology and communication? Do you like working with several interfaces such as quality, Sales, R&D and Marketing? Are you motivated by contributing to a more sustainable world? Then maybe the position as a Product Manager at Talga is right for you!
With production in the north of Sweden, research, R&D and Sales in the UK, distribution in Germany and Commercial Headquarter in Australia, Talga is a global employer.
The innovation and pilot plant in Luleå is where tests are carried out in the lab and it´s also in Luleå a large factory will be built. In the facility the products are created then presented so customers and suppliers can test the material. The role is a key position for the investments that Talga is making right now; to produce anode products for greener lithium-ion batteries.
The Product Manager leads, manages, and advises on Talnode-C product development and customer validation program. The position is responsible for leading product development processes to optimize product properties to meet customer requirements, to improve production processes and to ensure product quality. You work closely with Talga’s departments in the UK and in Germany.
In the role you have two direct reporting.
Your responsibility includes:
- Lead and manage the commercialization of Talnode- C into a product in the mainstream anode market.
- Continuously improve the quality Talnode-C according to customer requirements
- Manage all the technical interfaces with customers and nurture and maintain long-term relationships with customer’s materials testing teams.
- Provide technical specifications, as part of sales agreements
- Interpret customer requirements and analyze customer data
- Internal and external Stakeholder Management
- Technology- and process design
- Provide final quality management for product distribution
- Ensure the processes for resolving customer issues and/or complaints are effectively managed by maintaining an appropriate quality system.
As a Product Manager you report to Head of Advanced Materials and Technologies. The role is situated in Luleå, Sweden, or Cambridge, UK, and requires travels to customer locations and conferences/tradeshows on a regular basis.
Is this you?
To succeed in the position, we believe you have a higher education in marketing or engineering. We also believe you have experience from battery manufactures or materials – from your education or the production industry. You have a good understanding of the commercial world and a sound knowledge of technology product marketing.
Fluency in English both written and spoken is essential. Swedish, German, Japanese or mandarin are meritorious.
We believe you are communicative, with the ability to communicate well with the internal teams, internal and external stakeholders. You are self-driven, make things happen and take decisions when necessary and in an organized manner. You are flexible in terms of dealing with changing and dynamic environment.
Sökord: Industry, manufacture, auto-motive, material science, manufacture, leadership,industriell produktion, ledarskap, Produkt, produktledare, prouktutvecklare, R&D, leadership, Management
Talga is enabling this transition by establishing a sustainable, vertically integrated European source of advanced materials and battery anode for the burgeoning lithium-ion battery industry. With ownership of the world’s highest grade natural graphite deposits, access to clean Nordic renewable energy, and streamlined production processes, Talga is uniquely positioned to become a key player in the growing green economy.
With operations in northern Sweden; R&D and sales in the UK; processing and distribution in Germany; and our corporate office in Western Australia, Talga is truly a global company.