Head m/f of Product Management

The ALTANA Group develops and manufactures high-quality, innovative specialty chemical products. With us, you can help shape many important details of tomorrow's world. Our four divisions BYK, ECKART, ELANTAS, and ACTEGA have set worldwide standards in their markets. Our innovative products enable companies to develop technologies of the future today, technologies that make life easier, safer, and more comfortable. With sales of more than 2 billion euros, we are one of the world’s most innovative, fastest-growing, and most profitable chemical companies. We currently employ about 6,000 people who have good ideas for the world of the future. You, too, can discover the decisive benefit for your future. Bringing you many advantages.

ELANTAS represents innovative power with insulating materials for the electrical and electronics industry, ensuring that current flows safely. ELANTAS’ insulation materials ensure a smooth and low-loss function in electric motors, cars, wind turbines, computers, and many other devices.

Head m/f of Product Management

(Business) Chemist m/f as

Specialty Chemicals for E-Mobility at our location Wesel

Your task structure

You lead and strengthen our unit for product management in the field of e-mobility. In this context you develop, implement and steer e-mobility product strategies and define product requirements accordingly. Moreover, you implement life cycle management processes and support the expansion of portfolio monitoring and branding. You also survey and analyse market trends as well as client reactions in order to (further) develop products and services. Furthermore, you establish basic contents for product communication in cooperation with the R&D as well as Sales department and closely liaise with all involved departments with the purpose of proper implementation. Continuously organising and steering our operational unit according to our general business line strategy rounds off your range of tasks.

Your recipe for success

Based on a degree in (business) chemistry, you have gathered sound professional experience as well as intercultural competencies. You are well-versed in product management processes, ideally within the chemical industry. Know-how in chemistry of polymers and in the area of e-mobility would be an asset. Your communication skills are convincing, and you are business fluent in English. Furthermore and importantly you are a customer-oriented team player with an analytical as well as entrepreneurial mindset and willingness to travel internationally.

Your spectrum of advantages

In the ALTANA Group, you will work in a unique culture of innovation where the utmost importance is attached to promoting individual ideas and abilities as well as open, trusting interaction. ELANTAS offers you a lot of advantages. They include pleasant-sized operations where employees get to know each other personally and exchange ideas, short information and decision-making paths, comprehensive further education and training offers, flexible working hours with flextime and an impressive compensation with good employee benefits and pension plans.

We invite you to get to know us better and to join our team. Discover your career plus in specialty chemistry. Please send us your application to:

ELANTAS GmbH | Human Resources | Michael Holsteg | Phone +49 281 670-26016

ALTANA AG and its subsidiaries is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Job number: 50028948

Legal entity: ELANTAS GmbH

Location: Wesel

Area of operations: Forschung & Entwicklung allgemein