Product Manager | AF Motors – Head Office – Al Futtaim Group
AutomotiveAl-Futtaim is regarded as a pioneer in the region’s automotive industry. The company imported the first consignment of Toyota vehicles to the UAE and established Al-Futtaim Motors in 1955.Al-Futtaim represents 44 automotive brands across 16 countries and encompasses every aspect of the business: – Passenger and commercial vehicles sales- Manufacturing agricultural vehicles- Construction equipment sales and service – Used car sales- Rental and leasing Al-Futtaim MotorsAl-Futtaim Motors occupies the pre-eminent position of the largest distributor of automotive products in the Emirates, and leads the rapid development of automobile business in the UAE, while continuing to contribute to Toyota’s worldwide growth.Today, Al-Futtaim Motors is synonymous with Toyota and Lexus, which enjoys undisputed leadership in the UAE in terms of the largest nuMDer of vehicles on the road. Besides Toyota, AF Motors also holds exclusive franchises for some of the world’s top automotive products like Hino – Japan’s leading heavy-duty vehicle manufacturer, Toyota forklifts and BT warehouse equipment. About the Position
We are currently looking for an experienced Product Manager to work within Al-Futtaim Motors Head Office. This role will report into the Head of Product Management and will be based within Dubai. The incumbent will hold the overall responsibility of handling the assigned product range across Toyota and will set the strategy for each product that will offset competition and meet both customer requirements and overall model profitability.
The Product Manager will be responsible for recommending pricing and required options based on the market research which has been conducted. They will coordinate with the accessory manager to select value added accessories determined by customer needs and economic feasibility. The Product Manager will work closely with Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC), handling TMC requests, meeting project deadlines and in collaboration with the Head of Product Management conduct TMC presentations. Handling vehicle launch committees for new products and product specific promotional campaigns will also come under the remit of the Product Manager.
To be considered for this role you will be a university graduate with a minimum of 5 years demonstrable experience within a Product Management role. You will be detail orientated with strong computer skills particularly advanced in Microsoft Excel and Powerpoint.
This position requires an analytical mind with the ability to make considered decisions. You will be highly organised with excellent communication skills. You will have the ability to work under pressure and prioritise whilst maintaining a ‘can do’ attitude.
|Job Location:||United Arab Emirates|