Job Code: 0000
Division: Husqvarna AB Sweden
Location: Jonsered VTG SE 43375
Job Type: Full Time
Career Level: Entry Level
Education: Master's Degree
Category: Brand & Marketing, Sales, Design / R&D
Job Description: Global Trainee Program - Your future challenge!
Husqvarna Group is looking for a Trainee within Product management – Construction division who will be based in Jonsered, Sweden, for the first assignment.
You will be part of an international two-year trainee program, which offers four six-month rotations, including one assignment abroad, combined with relevant training modules. All trainees will receive a permanent employment at Husqvarna Group.
You will be employed as a member of the Husqvarna Group's team from day one. Upon completion of the program, our ambition is to assign you to a key position within Product management. This is a huge opportunity for the trainee to be part of an international company to work with exciting and new projects and execute them all by her-/himself.
The results of the Trainee’s work will be noticeable in the organization since he/she will have great responsibility. We especially welcome female applicants.
Department and role
The Service offer Product management team is located in Jonsered, Sweden.
Service offer is to become an important part of the total offering from Husqvarna Construction, and the team therefor works in close collaboration with the groups developing the product offering but also with different initiatives related to digitalization in other Husqvarna divisions.
Product management has many touchpoints with other functions within a division, e.g. R&D, Marketing and Sales, but also needs a deep understanding of customer demands and how the market and competition is developing.
A first assignment will be defined together with home manager and will include an opportunity to drive important projects and tasks within product management.
Main areas of responsibility are:
• Portfolio management
• Business development
• Market introductions
• Competitor analysis
Who you are
• Industrial Engineering and Management, M Sc in Engineering
• Maximum of three years working experience, preferably within product management, sales and/or R&D or similar is beneficial
• Good knowledge in the Microsoft office package (PowerPoint, Word, Excel)
• Good numerical skills
• Good commercial experience
• Experience from Service offering is beneficial
• Husqvarna Group is present in 40 countries and our corporate language is English. Therefore, fluency in an additional language is preferred, in addition to previous international experience.
• Mobility is important both during and after the program
The ideal trainee is a self-motivated and creative problem-solver who enjoys teamwork in an international environment. Additionally, you must also demonstrate a strong desire to add value and to learn, as well as possess strong analytical and organizational skills to effectively follow multiple parallel projects.
Other characteristics that are important to possess are:
• Independent worker with the attitude to try and dare new things
• Persistency and ability to stay the course and follow through projects to finish line
• Business minded
• Experienced in working with international teams
• Excellent communication and networking skills
The Trainee Program will start in the end of August, 2018.
Interested candidates should submit resume, cover letter and answers on screening questions as soon as possible, but not later than November 30, 2017.
More information about Husqvarna Group and the Global Trainee Program can be found at www.husqvarnagroup.com/career.
If you have any specific questions, please contact Recruiter Miranda von Seth, Miranda.email@example.com.
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Husqvarna Group is a world leading producer of innovative outdoor power products and solutions for garden, park and forest care, such as chainsaws, trimmers, robotic lawn mowers and ride-on lawn mowers. The Group is also the European leader in garden watering products and a world leader in cutting equipment, surface preparation and diamond tools for the construction and stone industries. The products and solutions are sold under brands including Husqvarna, Gardena, McCulloch, Poulan Pro, Weed Eater, Flymo, Zenoah and Diamant Boart via dealers and retailers to consumers and professionals in more than 100 countries. Net sales in 2016 amounted to SEK 36 billion and the Group has around 13,000 employees in 40 countries.
Husqvarna Group is/was the world’s first forest and garden company to have its greenhouse gas emission reduction targets approved by the Science Based Targets initiative.
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