Assistant Product Manager

Reports to: Director Product Management

Location: Dresden, Germany

We are growing our product management team and would like to hire an Assistant Product Manager (full-time and the contract will be limited until 31.12.2018) as soon as possible.

As a member of the Cognitec Systems Product Management team, you are responsible for assisting key product lines within the diversified product portfolio. This includes new product development support as well as all aspects of existing product maintenance. Utilizing key touch points in the marketing mix, this position will support the lead Product Manager and work with cross-functional teams to drive new product development, sales, profits, market share, and continuous product improvement.  The person in this new position will assist the Product Manager in preparing new product launches in a timely manner, and in analyzing and preparing budgets, forecasts, competitive analysis and pricing analysis.

Your profile

  • Bachelor's degree in Marketing or a related field
  • 1+ years product management experience (ideally in software product development)
  • strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • strong organizational, written and oral communication skills
  • ability to collaborate with multiple teams to guide projects through development and bring high quality products to life
  • understanding of the principles and frameworks of successful project management Experience with developing strategic visions for products and solutions
  • high level of computer proficiency in Microsoft Office; Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Outlook
  • excellent written and spoken English

We offer

  • an exciting and challenging job in an international team
  • excellent computing infrastructure
  • an attractive location
  • an attractive, performance-orientated salary