27.09.2019

We are looking for a Product Group Manager to work in the construction business area

The future is being created today. At Kiilto, we invest in the future every day by promoting occupational wellbeing, encouraging innovation and making our operations more and more sustainable. We are guided by the desire to be an environmental leader, using our expertise to create success stories for our customers. We are local, innovative and insightful. Would you like to add your own chapter to our hundred-year story of growth? 

 

We are looking for a

PRODUCT GROUP MANAGER

 

In this role, you will work in the construction business area and your main responsibility will be indoor air product systems. You will be responsible for product portfolio development in all Kiilto countries and your tasks will include product portfolio management, marketing cooperation, and technical and sales support. In addition, you will give training sessions and cooperate with customers. You will work closely with our sales, marketing, R&D and production.

We offer you fixed month salary and unlimited car benefit. You will report to the product manager of the construction business area and will be located in Lempäälä and work with the product management team. This position will require regular travel within Finland and to other Kiilto countries.

 

Skills and experience

  • Minimum of construction engineer or a B.Eng. e.g. in construction
  • Strong knowledge in the construction business
  • Project management and ability to manage projects with deadlines
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Practical craft skills are required
  • Fluency in spoken and written Finnish and English; and Swedish would be a significant advantage
  • Know-how of using digital tools would be a plus

 

We offer you a working environment within a growing company, a wide range of duties and comprehensive induction in your tasks. We actively invest in the occupational wellbeing of our staff, for which we have been awarded the 'Finland's Most Active Workplace' certificate. We have a non-smoking policy at Kiilto.

For more information, please contact Business Area Director Miikka Haapa-aho, +358 40 7510 813 between 9am and 11 am on 7 October or between 8 am and 16 pm on 10 October. Please submit your application with a salary request and CV no later than 13 October 2019 on our website.

We operate in compliance with Kiilto's recruitment process and will treat all contacts concerning the post with absolute confidentiality. We will send video interview questions to some of the applicants. We also ask applicants to reserve 31 October for a possible job interview. The selected candidate will need to pass a health check, which includes drug testing.

Kiilto is a growing family-owned company from Finland, with a hundred-year history and a vision looking ahead to 2080. We develop, manufacture and market chemical industry solutions in four business areas: professional construction, industrial bonding and hygiene solutions, professional cleanliness and hygiene, and consumer business. The key principles underlying our operations are environmental leadership, localism, and commitment to the future. We operate in 12 countries and employ around 1,000 people, whose wellbeing and expertise are critical to our work on behalf of our customers. See our websites for more information about Kiilto.