To further expand our innovative products’ range, BEA is looking for an experienced Product Manager to join our Product Management Team. This role is crucial for the continued strengthening of our product portfolio and to maintain our leadership position in a constantly evolving market.
The key accountabilities are divided into three key areas:
Product Portfolio Management & Development
Analyze and understand market and industry trends to guide product development.
Carry out customer visits, engage with various market stakeholders (OEMs distributors, installers, etc) to understand their expectations, needs and challenges and integrate this knowledge into the development of new products.
Work closely with engineering, sales and marketing teams for the development and launch of innovative products.
Product Strategy and Vision
Identify new growth opportunities for BEA through new products, business models or new markets.
Actively participate in strategic discussions and contribute to the development of BEA’s product strategy.
Draft new products’ specifications, identify differentiating factors, formalize, and develop value propositions, and create the financial model.
Interdepartmental Collaboration and Leadership
Collaborate with internal departments to ensure successful product design, development, certification, and launch.
Train and Support sales teams during the commercial launch of new products.
Promote a culture of innovation and encourage the development of new ideas within BEA.
YOUR QUALITIES & SKILLS
Degree in engineering (industrial or civil).
Minimum 5 years in product management, preferably in the technology or industrial sector.
Strong analytical skills with ability to think strategically.
Excellent communication skills (comfortable with customer interaction and the ability to simplify complex concepts).
Fluency in both French and English. Proficiency in German is an asset.
Team spirit, autonomy, flexibility and a strong sense of initiative.
In addition to being part of a great team that loves collaboration, birthday cake and fun – we offer a competitive package including extra-legal benefits (meal vouchers, eco-vouchers, collective bonus as well as individual bonus, 13th month, teleworking, health insurance and pension plan).
BEA takes care of its employees by offering them 5 days of company leave in addition to the 20 days of legal leave.
For our new parents, we take in charge 14 weeks of Parental Leave (new borns or adoption), both for moms (full paid maternity leave), dads as well as same sex parents.
Under the motto ‘Work hard – Play hard’, our Party Committee makes sure we have cool events and after work drinks to socialize.
We offer training programs allowing you to discover the company, your colleagues and understand the products and their applications.
Working at BEA means being part of a fast-growing technological company.
BEA stands for a pleasant working environment in which we pay attention to a sensible work-life balance.
BEA develops sensing solutions that are designed to improve the performance and safety of automated equipment. The company was founded in 1965 and is based in Liège, Belgium. Organized in Business Units (EU, USA, Asia), BEA is present in Pittsburgh, Beijing, Tokyo and Singapore. Worldwide, more than 650 enthusiastic employees invest their energy and talent and contribute every day to the success of BEA.
Our mission is to work closely with the industry, our customers, and manufacturers to ensure that these solutions can enhance overall operations while helping streamline safety, security and productivity. BEA is also expanding its range of services to new markets where our sensing technologies offer a competitive advantage We offer a range of products in the fields of access control, industrial door and passenger transport. Looking to the future, BEA develops solutions for new applications such as vehicle counting and logistics automation.
BEA is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome team members regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual preference, age or disability.