Etex France Exteriors - Site Poissy - Product Manager


Poissy, FR

Mission and Context

The Product Manager role is seen as the central hub for a lot of critical information about our products, market, competitors, customers, prospects, key industry analysts, and many other constituencies for the 3 brands Equitone, Cedral & Eternit. 

The Product Manager will continually gather and analyse data and business intelligence from all these sources as well as internal sources such as sales and customer service to be the voice of the customer in the execution of the company’s strategy.  

Roles and Responsibilities

Product portfolio management through the life cycle  
Support an effective market launch
Define local product range in line with global portfolio 
Material management in SAP / Master data management
Interactions with internal stakeholder (brand managers, customer department, KAM, sales, supply chain, division).
Lead the update of technical documents 
Interactions with external stakeholder for projects related to data management
Demand forecasting
Price list creation lead 
Product samples 
Market intelligence 
Engage with customers on a regular basis via multiple channels.
Specifying local market and product requirements, feature sets, key positioning and messaging elements and feeding this back into the central product management team
Collaborating with the division product management team to solve problems.
Curating, communicating, and managing the agreed product roadmap.
Analysing external and internal data to identify gaps and opportunities.
Help to define KPIs at a local level and setting targets that move the team toward success.
Conducting relevant local research studies 
Help to develop internal and external product training plans.
Creating and maintaining supporting product documentation 
Maintaining Master data on a local level
Analysis of Competitors products and solutions 

Required Experience

Master’s degree (business, economics..), engineer’s degree

Language Skills

Proficient in english

Functional Knowledge and Skills

Exemplary interpersonal, communication, and project management skills

Excellent team and relationship building abilities, with both internal and external customers

Ability to work well under pressure, multitask, and maintain attention to detail

Natural tendency to be positive, creative, and curious 

Team player who enjoys collaborating with others

Genuine empathy toward customers and commitment to diving into the weeds on their challenges

Strong leadership skills, including ability to influence cross-functional teams via diplomacy and tact

Passionate dedication and desire to work with people who inspire you on a daily basis






Work Location

Position based in Poissy (78300) located at 2 rue Charles Edouard Jeanneret.

Telecommuting possible 3 days / week.

Travel in France and Europe is expected.