Associate Product Manager, Paper/VI
Company: Avery Dennison
Posted on: November 19, 2021
Avery Dennison (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science company
specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of
labeling and functional materials. The company's products, which
are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive
materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other
bonding solutions for industrial, medical, and retail applications;
tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency
identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other
markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs
more than 32,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported
sales in 2020 were $7.0 billion. Learn more at
Avery Dennison is seeking an Associate Product Manager to join the
Label and Graphic Materials Group organization. This role is
aligned to the Label and Packaging Materials business and is
responsible for planning and managing the P&L and commercial
strategy for the Prime Paper and Variable Information portfolios.
The successful candidate will provide vision and direction to the
organization and drive execution to achieve the strategic and
P&L goals for these product portfolios. This position will be
based in Mentor, Ohio.
Key Responsibilities Support and/or lead the development of segment
insights and corresponding innovations, technology trends and new
products to meet the needs of the customers and end users.
Provide input to the strategic and annual operating plans;
collaborate with a cross-functional team to meet evolving market
Utilize the A3/Strategy deployment process to communicate key
strategies and tactics in addition to executing against them.
Provide daily pricing guidance/approval to the sales team.
Execute a portfolio management approach to optimize growth and
profitability; drive and influence strategies where logical.
Support and/or lead execution of multi-generation product plans
including collaboration with:
Marcom and Sales on product promotions, training, sell sheets, data
sheets and other sales tools and communication of product and
service program changes
R&D, Supply Chain and Sales in the development/implementation
of service and product strategies.
Manage critical value chain relationships with key customers, end
users and third party influencers.
Develop & implement pricing guidelines to maximize product line
growth & profitability.
Bachelor's degree within a business discipline Min 2 years product
management, product development or product commercialization
Hands-on experience with product, customer and/or competitor
Ability to influence & execute among an informal, cross-functional
team in a matrixed organization
Interpersonal skills to work collaboratively with various
stakeholders who may have competing interests
Proven project leadership and critical thinking skills; ability to
manage time effectively on several simultaneous projects in a
Ability to "think out of the box" and develop creative
2 years of prior technical or commercial experience in pressure
sensitive label materials/market or comparable manufacturing
Avery Dennison is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin,
sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran
status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your
information will be kept confidential according to EEO
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