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Product Manager

Company: Santa Cruz Bicycles
Location: Santa Cruz
Posted on: November 17, 2022

Job Description:

Santa Cruz Bicycles' Design Group is searching for a Product Manager focused on e-mountain bikes. You will use strong product knowledge and attention to detail to fine-tune and coordinate the development and introduction of new products.COVID-19 Vaccination RequirementUnless prohibited by applicable law, this position requires proof of being fully vaccinated for COVID-19 on the first day of employment, absent need for medical or religious accommodation or other exemption as allowed by state or local law. Further information will be provided during the recruitment process.Overall Duties and Responsibilities include the following (other duties may be assigned):+ Define new product roadmap considering priority, customer needs, SKU complexity, and revenue goals+ Create product definitions for new projects entering development process+ Specify components for complete bikes, create & maintain bills of material+ Coordinate eBike system integrations with the engineering team+ Manage new product integration handoff for ERP and PLM systems+ Process and analyze market trends and sales data to inform strategic planning of current and future models+ Develop and maintains key vendor relationships+ Works with demand planning to validate forecasts and pricing plans that meet revenue and margins goals+ Collaborate with the Quality Assurance department to ensure that all product entering the market meets the standards defined by the Product Management team+ Travel globally to tradeshows, supplier meetings, production factories, and assembly facilitiesCompetencies and Requirements:+ 3+ years of product management experience in the cycling or outdoor industry+ Proven track record of team and cross-departmental collaboration+ Thorough knowledge of all aspects of eBikes, drive systems, and batteries.+ Passion for cycling+ Microsoft Excel power-user+ Excellent written & verbal communication skills+ Strong attention to detail & ability to manage concurrent projects on varying timelines+ Exceptional technical knowledge of bicycles, bicycle parts, and accessories+ Excellent negotiation and vendor relations skills+ Bachelor's degree preferredLanguage Skills: Ability to read and comprehend and explain documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals in English. Effectively communicate, verbally and in writing, in English.Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the overall duties and responsibilities of this job.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable otherwise qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the overall duties and responsibilities. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, use of hands and fingers, handle, or feel, reach above head with hands and arms, lift, push, climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, and/or crawl, pull, talk and hear. The employee must lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. Vision may be corrected within normal range. The noise level in the work environment is quiet.Why work here: For over 25 years Santa Cruz Bicycles has tried to do things a bit differently. Our ultimate goal is to consistently build the best bicycles in the world and have fun doing it, but there is a lot more to it than that.We can offer you great benefits that include 100% paid health, dental and vision insurance, 401K matching, monthly employee events and major discounts on bikes and bike gear. Those parts come with the industry. We can offer you a relaxed working environment, local singletrack, and the opportunity to work with a group of bike enthusiasts in a great place to live. Those parts come with the territory.But what we really want is what you have to offer us. We want to attract job seekers that are looking for a brand that they can be an integral part of, and not just "a company to work for". It's the individual personalities, and the raw enthusiasm for the brand that makes this place special, and that comes directly from the employees of Santa Cruz Bicycles.Powered by JazzHR

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