Sr Product Specialist

Rogers Corporation Chandler , AZ 85249

Posted 1 week ago

Who We Are and What We Are All About:

Help build a cleaner, safer and more connected world through a career with Rogers Corporation. At Rogers, our innovative materials technologies enable breakthroughs in clean technology, internet connectivity, mass transit and more -- but it's our people that set us apart. Integrity and respect are at the heart of how we work. We excel at building enduring relationships that foster trust with our colleagues and business partners. We work creatively and cross-functionally a rewarding work environment. For a brighter tomorrow, explore Rogers today across the globe to deliver unique solutions to our customers in the United States, Europe and Asia.

Summary/Objective:

The Senior Product Specialist is responsible to facilitate and support projects and initiatives to achieve product line goals aligned to Rogers "Must do" results and the ACS marketing plan.

Essential Functions:

Sales Team and Customer Support

  • Initial point of contact for product line specific requests and issue resolution, including delivery escalation, quality issues, spec reviews, NQC, contract management

  • Responsible for quality and consistency of PL communications with Customer Service, Sales, TSE team and Customer Base

Product line profitability

  • Implements pricing strategies such as price schedules, price exceptions, fabricator pricing

  • Drives Operational/Engineering efforts to support year over year profitability improvements

S&OP Planning

  • Gathers Sales and Marketing input for the 4 month to 24 month PL forecast inputs

  • Manages strategic stocking programs

  • Implements customer qualification strategies for capacity expansions and product changes

Product Qualifications and New product Launch Activities

  • Supports PDP process and Implement new product launch plans,

  • Support engineering product qualifications (improvements, site expansions)

Marketing Communications

  • Ensures accuracy of product line specific sales tools (e.g.,data sheets, price lists)

  • Assists with divisional marketing communications efforts (trade show planning, product collateral)

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made enable for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Required Education and Experience:

  • BS Engineering/Science or BS Business/Marketing

  • 5 years' industry experience or industrial product marketing experience, with at least 2 years' experience in technical product management functions

  • Demonstrated ability for technical learning, customer focus, and cross-functional

Critical Competencies:

  • Drive for Results

  • Command Skills

  • Timely Decision Making

  • Motivating Others

  • Priority Setting

  • Action Oriented

  • Business Acumen

  • Customer Focus

  • Integrity and Trust

  • Planning

  • Ethics and Values

  • Peer Relationships

  • Detail Oriented

Preferred Education and Experience:

  • 5 years' experience of working in technical product management functions

  • Demonstrated ability to manage by influence in matrix organization

  • Graduate level course work in Marketing. MBA/Marketing concentration

  • International experience

  • Experience in the Product Management function for a specialty materials supplier to the electronics, semiconductor or automotive industry

Rogers Corporation provides equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

How You Can Apply for this Position

Visit us at: www.rogerscorp.com/careers to apply!

With an outstanding work environment, vast developmental opportunities, and a top- notch benefit package, it is no wonder a large majority of our employees have been with us longer than 10 years. Come join a winning team!

In addition to a competitive salary package, we offer:

  • Comprehensive health plans that include medical, dental, vision, and access to complementary and alternative medicine coverage

  • Wellness program, including fitness membership reimbursements

  • 401(k) with company match

  • Participation in discretionary bonus plan

  • Employee stock ownership plan

  • Generous vacation plan

  • Life Insurance

  • Strong work/family and employee assistance programs

  • Tuition reimbursement program

  • Employee discount program

  • Excellent training and development opportunities

  • Rogers Employees Federal Credit Union

About Rogers Corporation

Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG) is a global leader in engineered materials to power, protect and connect our world. With more than 180 years of materials science and engineering experience, Rogers delivers high performance solutions that enable clean energy, internet connectivity, and safety and protection applications, as well as other technologies where reliability is critical. Rogers delivers Power Electronics Solutions for energy-efficient motor drives, vehicle electrification and alternative energy; Elastomeric Materials Solutions for sealing, vibration management, and impact protection in mobile devices, transportation interiors, industrial equipment and performance apparel; and Advanced Connectivity Solutions for wireless infrastructure, automotive safety and radar systems. Headquartered in Arizona (USA), Rogers operates manufacturing facilities in the United States, China, Germany, Belgium, Hungary, and South Korea, with joint ventures and sales offices worldwide. For more information, visit www.rogerscorp.com.


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