Product Manager – Seeding & Tillage Equipment
Product Manager – Seeding & Tillage Equipment (Salina, KS) Great Plains Manufacturing, Inc., wholly owned by Kubota Tractor Company currently has an opening for Product Manager at the corporate office in Salina, KS. This position will identify, recommend and drive product development improvements and new product projects to align with corporate strategies. Support all aspects of assigned product line from cradle to grave by gathering and maintaining competitive product information, and studying industry trends to make recommendations for strategies to increase company growth. Primary Responsibilities:Identify need for new product development and existing product improvements within assigned product line Oversee the new product development cycle ensuring schedules are maintained and communication is occurring for effective and proactive development of new productsAttend trade shows, sales meetings, and dealer meetings to promote assigned product line Required Education and Experience:Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Marketing, Engineering or other related field3 to 5 years work related experience Thorough knowledge of Seeding and Tillage industry Strong presentation skillsAbility to occasionally travel InternationallyMust be able to read, write and communicate in English – other languages a plus EOEApply for this job.