Market Manager/Food Packaging/$140,000/Pittsburgh, PA
Producer of plastics and chemicals essential to our everyday life seeks an experienced Market Manager to join their Food Packaging Focus Team. Our client develops and manufactures materials for customers worldwide that produce consumer, industrial and packaging products. The Market Manager is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the company’s polyethylene product participation in the flexible film food packaging business. The responsibilities include developing, maintaining and communicating Market Plans, Product Plans, R & D pipeline, and Service approach, as well as, developing external communication strategy including promotional needs for trade shows, conferences, and presentations. This individual provides leadership of a cross-functional team of 20 involving coaching, guidance, prioritizing projects, and developing timelines with respect to market planning. Requirements include at least 10 years of industry specific experience in marketing, sales, or commercial business management, MBA preferred, classical marketing experience including product launch, positioning, promotion, pricing, and segment analysis. Prior experience in sales or technical service in the Flexible Packaging market space employed by material supplier/resin manufacturer, extruder/converter or CPG/Brand Owner is preferred.
About Shepherd Staffing & Consulting, LLC:
After 20 years in the recruiting industry Debbie Fincher is leveraging the resources and strength of Global Recruiters of Wilmington with her national network from her own firm, Shepherd Staffing to reach out to an even broader set of clients and a national base of talent.
She has worked across many industries including manufacturing, financial, chemical, and bio-medical servicing client companies varying from small private start-ups to large Fortune 500 companies.
Specialties: Sales, Marketing, Technical (Engineering and Chemical)