Schaffner Job Details




Start Date 01.04.2018

Product Marketing Manager (m/f) – Power Quality

To strengthen our team at the office in Luterbach (Switzerland) we are looking for a/an
Product Marketing Manager (m/f) – Power Quality

Your tasks

  • Implement and maintain our product roadmap; coordinate and manage the life cycle of our product lines as well as value propositions, business cases, product and portfolio strategies for our power quality products (passive harmonic filter, active harmonic filter, output filter)
  • Coordinate and lead all aspects of product platform market planning activities using internal and external data, meeting facilitation, data collection, and communications to senior management and development teams
  • Optimize our product offer thanks to close contacts within our sales teams, customers and partners by knowing their market demands and requirements
  • Monitor and evaluate the market environment to define market potential, key applications, customers' needs and competitors' moves for strategy definition as well as new business opportunities
  • Work closely with key partners, engineering and project/development teams to ensure that products are developed and implemented according to defined requirements
  • Work with Sales and Marketing teams to develop strategic marketing plans, plan launch of new releases, build campaigns and tactics around new releases
  • Develop and manage product collateral including datasheets, whitepapers, case studies, and technical documentation
  • Develop and execute product knowledge training to sales force and customers

Your profile

  • An engineering academic background or a technical degree with additional business studies in management or marketing
  • Several years of professional experience in at least one of the following field: electrical drive technology, power electronics, power engineering or electrical components
  • Demonstrate advanced understanding and strong experience in product/market management
  • A personality that is characterized by high energy levels, strong initiatives, flexibility and creativity
  • Ability to influence teams, projects and to share best practices
  • Ability to effectively communicate with others and build up a global network within the company
  • Experience to work in an international environment and in a matrix organization
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in German and English (both languages are a MUST criteria)
  • Willingness and ability to travel (approx. 10-20%)

What we offer

We offer a challenging position in dynamic and international organization. You will profit from the professional advantages of an environment that supports your personal development and recognizes your achievements. We strive to continue offering a competitive benefits package (e.g. 6 weeks holiday) and great working conditions in a modern work ambience.


Would you like to create your future with us?

We are looking forward to receive your application until 28.02.2018.

Please send your application to:

Chiara Keller (working days TU/WE/TH)
Schaffner Holding AG

Nordstrasse 11

4542 Luterbach

Schaffner is a leader in the development and production of solutions that assure the efficient and reliable operation of high-performance electronic systems. The product range includes EMC components, upper harmonic filters and magnetic components for the growth markets of energy efficiency, automotive electronics, renewable energies and industrial applications.

Our employees are the key to our success. In a dynamic, international environment, we offer our 2600 or so employees attractive recruitment terms with plenty of scope for individual career path planning. At our location in Luterbach, in Switzerland, on the slope of the southern Jura mountains, you will find a great quality of life with plenty of recreational areas in the vicinity and great transport links to all the cities and regions of Switzerland.