Efficient Agriculture SYstems 'EASY' Product Manager
Job PurposeThe Product Manager (PM) for Efficient Agricultural SYstems (EASY) will support the introduction of the EASY products to the North American (NA) market. This position will provide technical and feature knowledge of CLAAS EASY products to various audiences and identify potential dealers for product line. PM will perform comparisons to competitive equipment and demonstrates CLAAS equipment; as well as provide product training for dealers, customers and other CLAAS employees.Note: This position includes between 20-30% domestic and international travel, so will require a valid passport.Main Accountabilities and Essential FunctionsAnalyze and formulate competitive pricing and feature comparisons for EASY products in North America.Act as liaison between sales/market product needs and technical/engineering product design.Participate in or lead EASY product training for dealers while sharing product attribute highlights.Support test validation team in NA.Coordinate between COA PM s CSE-PM, CES-PM.Support the analysis of preferred partners for precision technology.Adhere to established company values, practices, policies and procedures at all times. Follow and support compliance with all applicable safety rules, laws, regulations and standards. Demonstrate regular and punctual attendance at the assigned work location. Additional FunctionsSchedule activities such as dealer calls, demonstrations, customer visits, farm shows and participation in open houses and training sessions in coordination with the sales organization.Report activities on a regularly-scheduled basis.Other tasks as assigned or required by management.Educational/Training RequirementsBachelors degree in Ag Business, Ag Engineering or closely related field preferred, not required, or equivalent work experience. Experience RequirementsMinimum 5 year s related work experience.Experience in operation of precision farming systems.Must have field experience with agriculture equipment, tractors preferred.Ability to read engineering specifications a plus.Ability to communicate technical information to technical and non-technical audiences.Farm background desirable.Must have valid Passport & valid driver s license with continuously acceptable driving history.Must be able to meet deadlines and handle a high volume workload in a fast-paced environment with a strong attention to detail.Apply for this job.