Product Manager

Do you have a passion for developing (technical) products and are you creative? Do you enjoy the challenge of being in daily contact with a wide variety of departments and bringing their wishes and needs together into a final solution? Then we are looking for you!

In the position of Product Manager at our headquarters in Doetinchem you are on a daily basis involved with the (re)design and optimization of our standard product range and its implementation in the market. You are aware of the latest developments in our industry and you are jointly responsible for implementing the policy related to the product portfolio and pricing. You will work in the Product Management & Development department which is part of the central unit Products & Technology. This is a team consisting of 20+ colleagues who are engaged in managing the product groups and software applications for our systems. The Product Management & Development department manages a diversity of R&D projects for the various racking systems and the associated work processes.

Do you want to become part of this fast growing department where there are plenty of opportunities and challenges for you? Read on quickly!

What does the job entail?

As Product Manager you work within one or more product groups and you ensure the translation of the strategic policy into product solutions for our customers. You initiate and coordinate the product development process with regard to an adjustment and/or expansion of our product range.

Other core tasks of you are:

  • Managing (temporary) project teams for product development projects.
  • Drawing up a project plan with the (internal) client to define the product requirements and approach.
  • Aligning the product-specific design rules with the Design Principles department (responsible for enforcing applicable standards and regulations).
  • Supervise and execute the content of the product development project.
  • Advising and assisting the commercial business units with the introduction of newly developed products.
  • Providing periodic progress reports and presentations.
  • Attuning the manufacturability of the product together with the team that is responsible for the production, purchase and delivery of our products.

Would you like to receive more information about this position from a future colleague? Call your colleague Willem Schreurs (Product Manager) on +31 314 37 93 11.

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Who are we looking for?

You are analytical, creative and commercially minded. Planning and organizing is your second nature. You think outside the box and set high standards for product quality.

In addition you have:

  • Completed an education in the field of Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Product Design or Technical Management.
  • At least 5 years of working experience in product development, possibly supplemented with work in the field of marketing.
  • Experience in designing, supervising and managing (large-scale) product-related change processes.
  • Good communication skills in the Dutch and English language (German is an advantage).
  • Experience with 3D design software (preferably Creo / Windchill).

Are you interested?
We are proud of the projects we install (worldwide) and the customers we work with. Are you looking forward to becoming part of a company that is constantly in motion and in which there is – above all – a very pleasant working atmosphere? Apply now!

For more information, please contact our Corporate Recruiter Sander Liebrand on +31 6 12 57 50 52 or by email at

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Sander Liebrand
Corporate Recruiter

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We know enough after two job interviews. We have a good picture of you and hopefully you are excited to work at NEDCON. We offer you a one-year contract with the intention to convert this into permanent employment.

We have favorable working conditions such as a working week until Friday 3 pm, an informal, pleasant working environment with nice colleagues, many fun activities such as staff parties, summer BBQ, Christmas drinks, team outings, Friday afternoon drinks and every day cheap and fresh lunches in our own company restaurant. We also offer you a package of financially attractive employment conditions such as bonus scheme, travel allowance, profit sharing, pension scheme and collective schemes such as the voestalpine share plan, health insurance, business travel insurance and accident insurance.

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The NEDCON head office is located in Doetinchem (The Netherlands). We also have our own production facility in Pardubice (Czech Republic) and there are NEDCON offices in various European countries and the United States..

The Netherlands
The Netherlands
Nijverheidsweg 26
7005 BJ Doetinchem
+31 314 33 44 55
10053 Simonson Road, Suite 2
45030 Harrison OH
+1 513 367 2656
NEDCON Lagertechnik GmbH
Dinxperloer Straße 18-20
46399 Bocholt
+49 2871 4789
27, Rue Jean Wenger Valentin
F-67000 Strasbourg
+33 3 88 56 05 55
Czech Republic
Czech Republic
NEDCON Bohemia, s.r.o.
HolandskΓ‘ 34
53301 Pardubice
+420 467 002 111