Product Manager, Electrical

Wärtsilä Services supports its customers throughout the lifecycle of their installations by optimising efficiency and performance. The company's service network of approximately 11,000 professionals in 160 global locations is unmatched in the industry, delivering services to more than 12,000 customers every year. The portfolio of services - from spare parts to complete operational, maintenance, and optimisation services - is constantly being developed, not only to improve the availability of customers' installations, but to support them in growing their businesses. Wärtsilä is committed to providing high quality, expert support, and the availability of services in the most environmentally sound way possible, whenever, wherever.
Application deadline 2018-01-28
Position description Product Management within Services is a strategic and tactical function that aligns with and operates through the network of stakeholders to maintain or improve the commercial performance of our products.

We are looking for a Product Manager, Electrical to join their 4-Stroke Engines Services, Balance of Plant/Product Management team. The location for this position is Vaasa, Finland.
Responsibilities As a Product Manager your goal is to participate, develop, and execute the support for Balance of Plant equipment. Your key accountabilities will include developing and managing the Balance of Plant support internally and with supplier base, securing that engineering and availability data are made available in appropriate product data management systems and identifying Balance of Plant business improvement plan in the value chain from supplier to customer. Also obsolescence management to be handled.

You will also be responsible for defining concepts for Balance of Plant modernisation to increase existing installation competiveness, to increase volume business for installation rehabilitations & success for agreement renewals. In this role you also have the opportunity to participate in continuous improvement of product management processes and tools.

In this job you will have a chance to apply your proactive networking skills and people skills, providing product/solution assistance to Sales and delivery projects as an advisor as well as bridging gaps between commercially and technically oriented teams and management teams.

You will have a great chance to participate in cross divisional life-cycle management forum(s) for the whole Balance of Plant business.
Requirements To succeed in this role, you should hold a degree in Engineering. Some years’ experience from ES and/or MS related business, preferably in electrical design, product development or expert roles, is highly appreciated.

A successful candidate will share our values - Energy, Excellence and Excitement – and feels natural acting by them in daily work to demonstrate his/her drive with exceptional planning and execution skills.
You are a creative thinker with problem solving abilities and excellent analytical and presentation skills.
An expected skill is good command of English.
The behaviours we wish you would have are the ability to influence and network as well as the ability to work independently but also with cross-functional teams.
You are willing and able to travel when needed.

Being familiar with SAP or having knowledge about CRM and TeamCenter will be seen as an advantage.
Contact person to give further information If you are eager to hear more about this job, you can contact Ronny or Göran:

Ronny Nyberg, GM, Balance of Plant
Tel: +358-50-3063085

Göran Håkans, Director, Product Management
Tel: +358-40-8307751
Country Finland
Job area Engineering