Aantal uren per week:
The European Product Manager will support the Senior Product Manager to manage supplier relationships and ensuring a strong link between European and regional Product Management and Procurement teams. The role will also be responsible for managing the day-to-day business, including all procurement related topics, as well as keeping an on up-to-date product listing in the LKQ catalogue.
⊲ Supporting profitable growth of the category
⊲ Managing category and supplier dashboards
⊲ Collecting, assessing, and analyzing market, supplier
and product level data
⊲ Preparing of assortment and sourcing decisions based
upon market developments, customer needs and
supplier offers in close cooperation with Regional
Product Management and Procurement teams
⊲ Supporting new product introductions in cooperation
with Commercial, Marketing, Pricing and
Supply Chain teams
⊲ Monitoring the execution of category strategies in
⊲ Supporting profit and loss (P&L) reviews
⊲ Preparing and supporting supplier management and
negotiations with European suppliers
⊲ Day-to-day business such as product management
procurement and LKQ data warehouse quality checking.
⊲ Regional Product Management/Procurement teams
⊲ Category teams
⊲ Supply Chain Planning
⊲ Procurement Operations.
KEY AND DESIRED SKILLS
⊲ Procurement and analytical expertise
⊲ Basic knowledge of the assigned category
⊲ Fluent in English plus another European language would
⊲ Positive attitude
⊲ Keen eye for detail
⊲ Ability to work under pressure
⊲ Eager to work in a pan-European organization.
Reporting to: Head of Category
Categories: Chassis, Engine & Accessories