JULY 09, 2019

Product Planning Specialist - Global Automotive Manufacturer - KN11618

AUSTRALIAN HEADQUARTERS BASED IN SYDNEY

SEEKING EXPERIENCED PRODUCTS/MARKETING AUTOMOTIVE GURU

MUST BE INNOVATIVE, ENTREPRENEURIAL AND RESULTS ORIENTED

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THE ROLE
  • Australian Headquarters, Sydney CBD Area
  • Seeking Experienced Automotive Products / Marketing Guru
  • Must Be INNOVATIVE, ENTREPRENEURIAL and RESULTS ORIENTED
Our client is on the Fortune Global 500 list and is a global market leader in the automotive industry. Based in Sydney's CBD, this organisation is seeking talent from within the automotive distribution sector. They view every member of their team is an extension of the business family and are looking for those who can represent the company’s vision and mission. Further to this they seek professionals who are INNOVATIVE, ENTREPRENEURIAL and RESULTS ORIENTED.

YOU'LL NEED
The role of Product Planning Specialist is to develop and implement competitive product marketing for vehicles, parts and service. You will undertake regular competitor analysis, ensuring options, extras and pricing remain ideally positioned to create and promote awareness and market share. You will be responsible for the clear and concise communication of product strategy to internal stakeholders and the dealer network, the creation and management of reference documents for each model line detailing specifications and options. You will also coordinate partnerships with providers of EV infrastructure and connectivity in Australia and New Zealand.

THE OFFER
The successful candidate will ideally have a Bachelor degree in Automotive Engineering, Marketing or any related field and will have a minimum of 3 years working in the Australian and/or New Zealand automotive industry in a product planning, strategy or pricing capacity. You will be able to demonstrate the ability to develop a strategic product plan. You will have a thorough understanding of market segmentation including consumer’s cognition and attitude which will enable you to develop a company product position in an operational strategy. You will analyse the characteristics, performance, quality, price and presentation of all launched products and compare these to other similar products in the market. You will ensure the attributes of the brand are communicated effectively to the media, with a firm eye on competitive performance.

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The remuneration will be heavily based on the successful candidate’s experience and skill set. A retainer should be in the $85k to $95k range + mobile allowance of $960(per annum) + super. As this is a national based role, occasional state, interstate and international travel will be required.Interested and suitably qualified applicants should email their resumes to Karl Boyd at karl@motorstaff.com.au or via this site. For many other Motor Industry positions please visit our website at www.motorstaff.com.au, see our listings on “Seek”, follow us on facebook and LinkedIn. Your resume must contain your address so we can assess commuting requirements. Applicants must be physically located in Australia and must be Australian or New Zealand citizens or hold a permanent residency visa. Please note that only those applicants with relevant industry experience will be acknowledged.

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