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Career area:
Brussels-Capital Region
Wednesday, May 4, 2022
Working time:
Additional Locations: 
* Amsterdam - North Holland - Netherlands

Why Work at Lenovo

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Description and Requirements

About Lenovo
We are Lenovo!
Currently the number one PC vendor worldwide, we continue to be the fastest growing company in our respective field. We’re a leader in genuine innovation, dreaming up and building the technology and services that enable and inspire progress around the world. We are dedicated to fostering an environment that encourages entrepreneurism and ownership a workplace where your talents can be challenged, and your efforts recognized and rewarded. We’re the progressive thinkers, creative doers and endless tinkerers who will always challenge the traditional and who know true groundbreakers never stand still. No matter what team you’re a part of, joining us you can create real impact.

Do you aspire to be a part of one of the Global Leaders in the IT world

Lenovo is seeking a motivated 4P Manager for the commercial desktop systems t in the Benelux. You will be responsible to P&L responsible for Desktop, Visual & accessories within the commercial market. Interfacing with Sales team, Business development and the Marketing team. This role makes you a crucial and visible team member across the board!

Product Management Campaign strategy & planning :

- Define products roadmaps from EMEA portfolio based on heatmaps analysis, define & execute pricing - Based on market share ambition, on market shape and Lenovo next quarter inventory, define demand products volume & pricing to deliver on markets’ MS, revenue & GP targets

- Define portfolio mix, align portfolio with retail and resellers sales and disti’s sales by retailer/reseller and/or by disti’s. Align portfolio for country store, ensuring major NPI pre-orders

- Align with sales & finance GTN spending required for the quarter, ensure execution and tracking

NPI & deployment :

- Deploy campaigns to disti’s resellers & retailers supporting sales team in
selling efforts
- Coordinate NPI with marketing, PR, trade-marketing, merchandising,
Lenovo store to ensure consistent shopping experience across all shopping
touch points & Lenovo differentiation
- Support REL business with Bid reviews, pre-sales support, RFP definition
Product positioning vs competition :
- Anticipate market evolution and influence BU on future roadmaps
- Ring-fence product positioning based on competition evolution and on
future pricing evolution

Business Management:

- Align with finance, sales ops and sales quarter forecast on volumes, AUR,
revenue & GP
- Execute on quarter management to deliver on key metrics market share,
wos, aged, GP, working with EMEA BMs on demand planning
- Optimize quarter business results driving adequate time-to-market demand
planning, optimized sea/air route balancing cost and flexibility
- Define long term forecast for the market, align with demand planning team
and finance

Position Requirements:

- At least 3-15 years of relevant experience with strong business acumen
- Proven Product Marketing and Business Development experience with
budget, P&L & market share responsibility
- Ability to build and maintain strong relationships
- Commercial agility who acts with speed and a sense of urgency
- Detailed insight into business analytics, metric driven and fact based
- Self-starter who is highly motivated with a pro-active attitude
- Pro-active, energetic, sales driven with a “must win” attitude
- Excellent communication and presentation skills in English and Dutch
- Formal sales / negotiation skills training from recognized institute - Relevant bachelor degree

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.

* Amsterdam - North Holland - Netherlands