Product Manager, Technical Textiles

Our client is a well-established and successful manufacturer of coated
and non-coated Industrial Textiles and other engineered solutions used
in a variety of industrial and manufacturing applications. They
manufacture high-end, precision-engineered products that are sold into
aerospace, energy companies, high tech and other diversified markets.
They are part of a publicly-owned, financially strong company that’s
been in business for over 100 years! This division does over $100MM in
sales annually and are growing leaps and bounds! The company has
made recent significant investments in the business and growth
expectations are expected to double or triple!

We are searching for a Product Manager in Technical Textiles to provide
strategic market analysis, product strategy and lifecycle management,
pricing and promotional roadmap, and new product development and
launch plans to help meet business growth and profitability markets.
You will set the strategic direction for markets and product portfolios
and act as the central communication point for sales, R&D, technology
and operations. This role reports into the VP of Sales & Marketing
defining existing and target markets and will act as a central “go to”
person to coordinate and execute products and markets development
strategy in the US. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3-5
years Product Management experience with a B to B technical product
line. Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience required. Experience
in technical textiles in industrial manufacturing and an MBA preferred.
This role requires a strong independent person with a technical acumen.
This is a very hands-on position designed for an early/mid-career
candidate.

All Candidates must be able to provide work related references.

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Rush & Company is a full service Executive Search Firm that specializes in the Soft Goods industry.

Included in this industry are the apparel, home furnishings and industrial markets. We work in the fiber, fabric and fashion industry with clients and candidates located all over the world.

All candidates must be able to provide work related references.

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