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Marketing Manager, Product

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PPG Industries, Inc. Cranberry , PA 16319

Posted 4 months ago

The Product Manager Specialty Products including Adhesives & Sealants, Textures, Restoration and Specialty Paints develops and drives execution of the Specialty product strategies across US, Canada and Puerto Rico. The position will manage product development, the product strategy and product lifecycle management across the category. This includes working closely with R&D and segment and channel marketing teams to establish product line offerings, short & long-term performance measures, assisting in strategic product plan formulation, pricing and execution of tactics to meet plan. Product Manager must possess a strong ability to analyze market place needs, manage the Stage Gate process, and work on product innovation in the category.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Product Strategy
  • Development of an actionable and ongoing plan for product needs and upgrades based key produce and sales performance by close tracking to identify trends and needs across the category.
  • Portfolio Performance Measure, track, report out performance of the portfolio platform within their category. Use these insights to guide product line strategy, new product development, and business communications.

  • New Product Development Develop a thorough understanding of the product category and precise, actionable plans with R&D support for product development

  • Competitive landscape

  • Ownership of the competitive landscape and driving additional research and potential product development against these trends
  • Innovation build a deep understanding of the key customer requirements and identify ways to improve the customer experience. In addition, close monitoring of customer reviews and understanding of how this impacts the category

  • Project Management

  • Management of the development, implementation and execution of product launches.
  • Communication
  • Interfacing, influencing and driving alignment internally across key stakeholders including the PPG management team, marketing, account and sales team, R&D and other cross functional teams.


  • Bachelor's degree in business, chemistry or related technical field are required. An advanced degree or MBA a plus.

  • 5 years product management experience and/or related experience within sales, technical service or R&D

  • The successful candidate must have thorough product knowledge, the capacity to work with technical details, project management skills and be able to manage multiple product related projects at one time.

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively across the organization and customers are required.

  • They must have knowledge of the market place, the ability to think strategically, and strong business acumen.


  • Business Acumen/Industry

    Strong commercial and financial acumen; continually scans the external environment and builds in-depth expertise about the industry; able to recognize and aggressively responds to changes in business dynamics
  • Organizational Savvy / Executive Presence: Excellent communicator and interacts well with all kinds of people; engages and influences senior management effectively; builds effective relationships with key internal and external stakeholders; is respected among peers.

  • Drive for Results/Timely Decision Making: Delivers on commitments-gets things done; executes effectively; completes tasks with high degree of quality & integrity; effectively manages multiple critical projects; does what it takes to get results-able to overcome obstacles and resistance; consistently makes balanced & data-based decisions.

PPG: We protect and beautify the world.

At PPG, we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and materials that our customers have trusted for more than 130 years. Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers' biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in more than 70 countries. We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets. To learn more, visit and follow @ PPG on Twitter.

Why join us:

With PPG, you will find meaning in your work every day, and engage in opportunities that will shape you, personally and professionally.

  • Your personal strengths will empower you to succeed and make an impact from day one.

  • You will be inspired to learn and grow, and to get the support you need to identify and achieve your boldest career aspirations.

  • Your passion to excel will be fueled by your connection to world-class partners, industry experts, the best and brightest colleagues, and future forward technologies.

  • Your contributions will not only meet the challenges of our global customers, but help theme propel their industries forward.

  • You will be welcomed into a culture where everyone's ideas and contributions are valued and encouraged.

Just like you, we are driven to make a difference in our world.

PPG prides itself on the quality of its employees and as such, candidates who receive a job offer will be required to successfully pass a hair drug/toxins test and a background check.

PPG offers an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status. PPG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. You may request a copy of PPG's affirmative action plan by emailing

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Marketing Manager, Product

Expired Job

PPG Industries, Inc.