The Head of Product Management owns the product life cycle, leads the product managers and acts as the commercial authority on quotes. BU ADV has grown more than 50% in the past 12 months expanding in several exciting applications such as Scientific instruments, Coating. Researh including fusion as well as in the Advanced industrial applications like Crystal puling, Electric vehicles and 3D printing. Business Unit Advanced Industrials has split two Head of Product mgmt positions into three agile product groups and therefore searching for one additional Head of Product Management with outstanding experience in accelerating customer value, differentation and reducing product offering complexity. The Head of Product Management Integrated Solutions, Control and Transfer valves is responsible for: Overall product strategy, portfolio development, mid-to-long term planning, budgeting, sales projections and profit and loss results in line with corporate and Business Units targets. Managing the product portfolio and roadmaps to set clear differentiation / innovation, cost, time and quality targets for core tech, engineering, supply chain, operations and quality. Leading the product management team and directs the engineering and supply chain teams to achieve business unit goals across the value chain. Driving product portfolio synergies to develop differentiated, configurable platforms to reduce offering complexity. Ensuring timely quotations to sales and drives value pricing throughout the organisation to position VAT products effectively in the market based on customer value. Interacting pro-actively with sales and key customers to drive the business results. Collecting market requirements and competitive intelligence as a base to develop strategies and short-midterm measures to remain competitive and growing the markets. Assigning, allocating and developing the Product Management team to achieve business results effectively and to develop a thriving, highly engaged Product mgmt team. Interacting actively with VAT innovation groups, such as core tech and other BU’s to foster innovation, develop, manage and share platforms in products and technology. Supporting operations to release and optimize the supply chain for the owned products.