Product Manager

Permanent -

Product

We are looking for a Product Manager for Chery International who will work closely with the Product team for Multiple Brands to ensure the daily effectiveness of the overall Product department.

This role will cover all Chery international brands (Chery, OMODA & JAECOO) and involves shared responsibilities across the team as needed. The candidate will be responsible for obtaining insights into market and customer trends, preparing and analyzing customer research data, managing product lifecycle, and supporting all departments to improve sales.

Responsibilities:

  • Market and Product Analysis:
    • Gather insights about market trends, customers, competitors, to prepare for Product rollout and model management (Product Life Cycle).
    • Prepare and analyze customer research data to create customer profiles and insights.
    • Manage Product Life Cycle, including Product Roadmap & Product Performance Monitoring, Configuration, Volume Mix and Price Proposal.
    • Launch rollout Support including PR content checking, website specification sheet, dealer bulletin, product launch & POS Material preparation.
    • Price and competitor monitoring & recommendations.
    • Prepare dealer and sales support tools.
    • Draw and Prepare data in a graphical or tabular format.

Requirements:

  • Matric and business related tertiary qualifications would be advantageous.
  • 5 years' experience in a Product Manager related role is non-negotiable.
  • 5 years experience in the automotive industry essential.

Skills:

  • Advanced Excel & PowerPoint Skills.
  • Analytical mindset essential for data gathering from desktop, survey data, or software/web-based systems.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to manage multiple priorities and work under pressure.
  • Attention to detail is critical.
Please forward your CV to hra@chery.co.za and use reference PRODMAN.