Requisition ID:  74144

Director Product Management

Dalton, Georgia, United States, 30721

Director Product Management

 

 

     Find your more with Mohawk!  

 

At Mohawk Industries, we’re committed to more – more customer solutions, more process improvements, more sustainable manufacturing and more opportunities for our people.

 

As a Fortune 500, global flooring leader with some of the best-known brands in the industry, Mohawk is a great place to start or develop your career with an emphasis on more of what’s important to you. Come find your “more” with Mohawk!

 

What we need:

This position will direct the strategic planning and organizing of assigned product line(s) from launch through product life cycle to optimize profit, as well as meet marketing, financial, and corporate growth objectives.

 

What you’ll do:

  • Coordinate timely launch of new products across hard surfaces organization to maximize impact on the business.
  • Develops and implements pricing and profit margin initiatives in order to achieve annual financial objectives.
  • Monitors competitors to ensure Mohawk products are competitive in look, price and quality.
  • Provide oversight on sample programs and manage resources to stay within assigned budget.
  • Leads improvement actions through direct contact with senior management and sales organization.
  • Develops and delivers product presentations and sales tools to internal and external customers.
  • Facilitates problem resolution related to product quality and supply chain issues.
  • Support and influence new product development.

 

What you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing or business
  • MBA or master’s degree in a related field (preferred)
  • Knowledge of finished building products and multi-brand development preferred. 
  • 8 years+ of progressive marketing and product management responsibility
  • Experience (or a sound understanding) in manufacturing and sales
  • Proven performance to lead and manage direct reports. 

 

What you’re good at:

  • Ability to influence and foster teamwork at all levels of the organization.
  • Strong strategic thinking skills required
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent presentation skills.
  • Must be able to prioritize and delegate.
  • Must have strong/proven leadership and organizational skill.
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong computer skills in Word, Excel and PowerPoint

 

What else?

  • We’re located in a pretty great spot – check out this video to see what we mean

 

 

Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Daltile, Durkan, IVC, Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Mohawk Home, Pergo, and Quick-Step. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.

 

Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant.