Product Manager Universal Lighting Independent Aftermarket

Employer: HELLA Romania
  • Management - Consulting
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Timisoara
  • nationwide
    Updated at: 30.11.2022
    Short company description

    HELLA is a global, family-owned company listed on the stock exchange that employs some 38,000 members of staff at over 125 locations in some 35 countries. The HELLA Group develops and manufactures lighting and electronic components and systems for the automotive industry, and also has one of the largest trade organizations for automotive parts, accessories, diagnosis and services within Europe. In the Special Applications segment, HELLA also develops products for specialist vehicles. Complete vehicle modules, air-conditioning systems and vehicle electrical systems are produced in joint venture companies. With almost 7,000 people working in research and development, HELLA is one of the most important innovation drivers on the market. HELLA has achieved sales of around 6.6 billion Euros in fiscal year 2016/2017; in addition, the HELLA Group is one of the top 40 automotive parts suppliers in the world and one of the 100 largest German industrial companies.


    Master’s degree preferable in business administration with previous experience more than 3 years in product management (incl. experience in new product & strategy development, sales, product life cycle management, training, pricing, marketing & communication etc.), purchasing or product sales;
    Or more than 5 years of experience working in a technical job with agricultural or commercial vehicles and a proven track record in developing the necessary skillset;
    Strong analytical and negotiation skills and a big drive to reach commercial goals;
    Business English with proven intercultural, social & team competence;
    Strong skills in the use of both excel and PowerPoint.


    Management of a product portfolio (competition, trends, business opportunities etc.) pertaining to the product range;
    Universal Lighting with focus on commercial and agricultural vehicles;
    Market and competitor data research to map the requirements for the portfolio at end-user, distribution level and sales companies;
    Development of product specifications that are fulfilling the needs and limitations of global markets and customers while ensuring adherence to product specifications and quality within the clear deadlines of project schedules;
    Offering active support via product trainings for local sales companies to promote product portfolio and grow profitably;
    Responsibility for global P&L for allocated portfolio along the entire life cycle including performance analysis and support in global price positioning;
    Offering support in the area of communication & promotions, quality management & e-commerce;
    Acting as main interface for all internal departments (e.g. engineering/development, marketing, sales, controlling, legal etc.).

    RO: Acest job este deschis si candidatilor din Ucraina;
    EN: This job is open to candidates from Ukraine;