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Product Marketing Specialist - Greenville, SC

Date: Jul 16, 2021

Location: Greenville, SC, US, 29607

Company: Hubbell Incorporated

Corporate Overview
Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.
 

Brand Overview

Founded in 1906, Progress Lighting is a leader in residential and light-commercial lighting and ceiling fans. Progress’ key market channels include national home builders, internet and DIY retailers and electrical distributors. Website: progresslighting.com

Position Overview

The Product Specialist will support the Residential and Consumer product development teams by providing project management and marketing support. The individual must be organized, creative and possess excellent communication and leadership skills.

Duties and Responsibilities

Support Residential Product Managers with product development and new product releases, some examples include:

  • Develop and deploy market research projects
  • Develop and publish status reports for Executive review using MS Excel with information from MS Access database and/or SAP Power BI
  • Support product launches for all product categories as the need arises
  • Support product launches for guest designer program, ex. project management, coordination of Public Relations with Corporate and External contractors, post-launch support, budgeting, sales tracking and forecasting
  • Participate in industry trade shows to promote product line
  • Develop and validate trade names for new products
  • Support Consumer Product team, some examples include:
  • New Product execution support within internal and customer data systems
  • Product maintenance support within internal and customer data systems
  • Support and coordinate to produce product packaging
  • Coordination and submission of product digital assets into consumer data systems
  • Invoice management for outside suppliers
  • E-commerce back-end, ex. inventory reporting and product data verification
  • Develop and validate trade names for new products

Lead cross-functional team to execute special projects, some examples include:

  • Process management of new product releases
  • Process management and organization of annual product rationalization
  • Process management and organization of price list changes
  • Additional duties as the need arises

Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing or related
  • 0-3 years experience in marketing or similar role
  • Intermediate MS Excel skill level. MS Access a plus. SAP and/or PowerBI experience a plus.
  • Must excel at interpersonal and written communication
  • Strategic thinker with a proven track record to successfully implement multiple projects to target goals
  • Must be self-directed and diligent to detail
  • Must be capable of lifting up to 25 lbs
  • Ability to travel up to 10%, including international travel

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Education

  • Bachelors Degree in Marketing or Management

 

Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.


Nearest Major Market: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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