Product Data Manager
Paroc is one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of energy-efficient insulation solutions for new and renovated buildings, marine and offshore, acoustics and other industrial applications. Throughout our 80-year history, we have built a reputation for innovation, product performance, technical expertise and sustainability. Our aim is to remain an innovative and trusted partner for a sustainable built environment. We employ around 2,020 people in our production plants in Finland, Sweden, Lithuania and Poland and Russia and in our sales offices in 14 European countries. In 2015, our net sales amounted to MEUR 410. See more at www.paroc.com
We are now strengthening our team with Product Data Manager.
You are responsible for development and harmonization of Product Data Management processes on Paroc Group level. After understanding our as-is status you will define the PDM vision and create roadmap of activities and development needs in accordance with our digitalization strategy. You are the one to harmonize and coordinate PDM processes and practices across Paroc’s business units (BUs). Ensuring that the best practices are shared across BUs and teams forms a key part of your duties. Additionally you will define PDM related requirements and development need towards ICT and coordinate the development of PDM tools and processes to enable analytics to be built on top of product data. You are working closely with your colleagues in e.g. Product offering, ICT and Operations and acting as chairman for the cross-functional PDM board. You report to Director Operational Excellence.
We expect you to have wide experience and knowledge of Product data management as business process. You have proven track record in driving development of product data management processes, data and systems. In addition you understand how product data is used in linked processes and what type of analytics can be built on top of product data. We highly appreciate your background in leading change and process development projects. You have an applicable Master or Bachelor degree. In addition you are capable to work and drive development in matrix organization and navigate in our international business environment. You are fluent in English. Other applicable languages e.g. Finnish or Swedish are considered as advantageous. Your job location can be any Paroc production location such as Parainen or Helsinki in Finland or Skövde in Sweden.
We offer you an interesting opportunity in a new role to develop and harmonize the Product data management at Paroc Group!
Interested? Please send your application together with your cv and salary request no later than January the 30th via www.mercuriurval.fi, reference number FI-10196. For more information, please contact Esko Oja tel. +358 207 420 535 at Mercuri Urval or Kaj Lindfors +358 50 367 2412 at Paroc best available January the 16th at 10:30–12:00 and January the 23rd at 9:00–10.30.