• Product Manager- Valves

    Location: Indiana – Elkhart

    Job Type: Salaried Management

    Job Category: Marketing

    Education: Bachelor’s Degree required. MBA preferred.

    Salary Level: 7

    Reports to: President & Chief Operating Officer

    Department: Marketing

    Experience: Five to ten years of durable goods product management with emphasis in flow control.


    Job Description
    This position is primarily responsible for developing and leading the execution of product strategies and delivering product P&L results.


    • Develop and execute valve product strategies and product plans
    • Deliver product P&L results.
    • Lead a team of product managers.
    • Lead cross-functional product business teams responsible for all aspects of product performance (safety, sales, market share, cost, service, inventory, margin).
    • Lead liaison efforts with supply chain, engineering, pricing, marketing communications, technical service, and customer service to develop and execute product plans.
    • Conduct market research with end users and customers to identify category/trend opportunities for increased overall category and market share growth.
    • Forecast financial and demand analysis.
    • Understand product applications, standards and codes, general product knowledge and competition.
    • Prepare presentations to explain current and future product strategies to customers, end users, industry associations and the company’s Board of Directors.
    • Provide leadership and support to other company leaders in the development of joint ventures, affiliations, and partnership arrangements.
    • Participate in professional societies and activities related to flow control industry.
    • Develop and deliver training for customers, end users, sales force and customer service.
    • Track results and report monthly on Policy Deployment projects.

    EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Five to ten years of durable goods product management with emphasis in flow control.

    EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s Degree required. MBA preferred.

    SKILLS REQUIRED: Proven track record in leading product management organizations.  Product Development Stage/Gate Process, presentation, strategic planning, analytics, financial.


    • Building Organizational Talent
    • Business Acumen
    • Building Business Partnership
    • Facilitating Change
    • Continuous Improvement
    • Customer Focus
    • Decision Making
    • Technical Professional/Knowledge


     NIBCO INC. 

    1516 Middlebury Street
    Elkhart, Indiana 46516
    ATTN: Human Resources

    Ph: 574.295.3000
    Fax: 574.295.3246 

    • Applicants must be able to pass a background check.
    • Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States.