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Product Information Management Coordinator - Columbia, SC

Date: Jun 20, 2019

Location: Columbia, SC, US, 29210

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.
Division Overview
Hubbell Power Systems (HPS) engages in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of products used by utilities. Today, HPS is deeply engaged in product solutions for OSP Communication utility purposes, and has been actively growing that segment of the business. HPS roots have historically been in high voltage transmission, distribution, substation, underground products used by electric utilities. HPS products are also used in the civil construction, transportation, gas and water industries.

At HPS, we build products that provide mission critical infrastructure and that deliver communications and power to millions of people worldwide. In our business, failure is not an option. Therefore, we manufacture products of uncompromising integrity and it starts with our quality policy. We hold our partners, our suppliers and ourselves to the highest standard to ensure we exceed all the technical and functional expectations of our customers.

Hubbell Incorporated engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of electrical and electronic products in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: Electrical, Power, and Industrial Technology.

Posting Address

200 Center Point Cir # 200

Columbia, SC 29210

Position Overview


The Product Information Marketing Coordinator reports to the Digital Marketing Manager and will be responsible for the creation and maintenance of product data for websites, trading partner communications and other e-commerce specific needs. Primary responsibilities include learning STIBO STEP, Hubbell’s Product Information Management (PIM) system so that he/she can manage data maintenance projects that consist of enriching, editing, and adding product data and assets. The Product Information Marketing Coordinator will work with product managers/marketers, engineers, developers and our marketing content team to create and enrich product content. He/she will ensure projects are on track and work intimately with the teams that support product launches and acquisitions. 

Duties and Responsibilities


  • The individual in this role must possess data management and general business knowledge to actively partner with business unit teams to help define PIM data processes, including challenging the organization to think in new ways about how they manage and syndicate product information and assets. 
  • Work with enterprise Product Information Management and Master Data Management teams.

  • Responsible for learning Hubbell’s data structure and system set-up and educating others whenever needed.

  • Define and support STIBO STEP configuration including, but not limited to, attributes, attribute groups, attribute validity, List of Values (LoVs), categorization, integration points, configuration profiles, etc. 

  • Assist in designing/defining transformations, outputs, and business rules within the STIBO PIM system.

  • Works with marketing and IT to ensure a smooth interface between backend systems, website(s), STEP and external systems to provide print catalogs.

  • Responsible for data integrity and maintaining/linking assets to appropriate products/categorization.

  • Responsible for supporting the business users with their daily STEP activities. 

  • Provides status reports to Digital Marketing Manager as well as to business groups leads, as needed.

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced team environment.

  • Approximately 15-25% travel to business units, training and governance meetings.

Skills and Experience


  • Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university (Computer Science, Marketing or another related field).

  • 3-4+ years of hands-on experience with database and/or asset management.

  • Ability to simplify complex projects and data issues to enable others to make rapid decisions preferred.

  • Excellent communication execution skills with high quality, focus on prioritization, and timeliness.

  • Intermediate to Advanced Microsoft Office software skills: Access and Excel.

  • Experience in managing complex data problems such as data acquisition, translation, harmonization, cleansing, and ongoing quality.

  • Experience in JavaScript and XML is a plus.

  • Experience with STEP integration to ERP systems (SAP) is a plus.

  • Experience working within a Marketing team is a plus.

  • Experience working with Adobe InDesign is a plus.


Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or Marketing


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: Columbia
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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