Product Manager Chainsaws - Husqvarna Group
Husqvarna professional forestry and tree care segment is Husqvarna’s historic stronghold and legacy and it has shaped the brand for over 60 years. Today Husqvarna holds a lead position in complete cutting solutions together with accessories and digital solutions that enhance safety, efficiency, performance and engagement.
The Tree Professional Customer Solution Unit are now hiring a Product Manager for the large chainsaw segment.
We are a small team of five who are driven by a passion for the customer, the application and to grow the business towards our targets and beyond. Strong profession mixed with humor, collaboration and a familiar atmosphere is the best way to describe our team. It is our true belief that you need to enjoy and care about the business, the products and engage in our customers every day to be successful.
This role has a wide set of responsibilities which also offers freedom for interpretation and initiatives. As Product Manager you are responsible for delivering a differentiated product range to market that addresses the market needs and represents a viable business opportunity. A key component of the Product Manager role is ensuring that the product supports the company’s overall strategy and goals. As we are in are in a very expansive phase you will have many new opportunities to develop both products with exiting new technologies and other business solutions.
Your office will be in Huskvarna / Sweden but international travel and daily international contacts occurs in this position.
- Bachelor or Masters in relevant field or equivalent work experience.
- Several years of experience within product management, product specialist or relevant experience in other nearby field
- Proficiency in English is a requirement.
Background in forestry, tree care, arboriculture and landscaping is meritorious. Proficiency in other languages than Swedish, English is also meritorious as your network is international & global.
Many people within your company will look for your guidance. We believe that you are an independent leader who makes the best out of every situation. You are a person who can motivate, negotiate and lead others in a constructive and positive way. Being able to structure, prioritize tasks and to follow up regularly is a must. We have a social and open climate in the team and we believe that this is something that you enjoy and take an active part in.
How to apply:
Please submit your application with your CV and cover letter in English. Husqvarna strive for gender equality within the company and we welcome female applicants to this position. For more information about the recruitment process please contact:
Recruiter, Sofia Ekstrand, email@example.com. Recruiting manager; Johan Hallendorff, firstname.lastname@example.org
Union representatives: Soili Johansson, email@example.com, Cameron Rad: Sveriges Ingenjörer; Akademikerföreningen (Represents all Saco unions), Cameron.Rad@husqvarnagroup.com.
When we receive your application, we will review it carefully to see if your profile matches the requirements of the vacant position. If we believe you are a potential candidate for the role, you will be invited for an initial interview. In preparation for the interview you will receive information about the arrangement as well as other steps in the process, such as second interviews, assessments, references and introduction. If you aren’t chosen to proceed in the process, you will be informed of this at the latest when the position has been filled.
We seek people who have a great sense of self-motivation, creative problem solvers who enjoy collaboration and networking in an international environment - people with a strong desire to add value. Our Key behaviours always begins with ME, I take ownership and I ask myself: What can I do?