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Global Product Manager - Remote - Rexnord - Milwaukee, WI

Product Management
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December 31, 2020

Global Product Manager - Remote - Rexnord - Milwaukee, WI

Global Product Manager - Remote - Rexnord - Milwaukee, WI
Full Remote
50000 US Dollar - 100000 US Dollar
Bachelor or Master

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Company Description

The Company

Rexnord® is a $2 billion multi-platform diversified global industrial company with exceptional and trusted brands that serve a diverse array of global end markets. Founded in 1891, Rexnord is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.A. and employs approximately 7,000 associates worldwide. For more information about the company visit

Our Process & Motion Control platform designs, manufactures, markets and services highly engineered mechanical components that help customers increase productivity and prevent downtime. Rexnord aerospace products can be found throughout aircraft from the engine to the landing gear. Our Water Management platform offers water solutions that help protect human health and the environment.

The company is operated in a disciplined way with the Rexnord Business System (RBS), a process-based framework for world-class operating performance and continuous improvement. RBS enables speed, scalability and consistency to drive superior customer satisfaction and financial results. By deploying our RBS methodology, Rexnord continues to solidify and grow long-standing, globally competitive businesses, while systematically integrating acquisitions and finding new ways to grow.

Doing the right thing has been part of our core values for more than a century. So have volunteerism and philanthropy, and our Rexnord Foundation formalized this commitment more than 60 years ago. We make our communities better with individual and organizational volunteering, matching gifts, grants, scholarships and corporate donations.

Business Unit

Within Rexnord Power Transmission, we design, manufacture, market and service specified, highly engineered mechanical components worldwide used within complex systems where our customers’ reliability requirements and the cost of failure or downtime are extremely high. We keep industry moving with products and services that enhance the reliability of equipment supporting key industries, including food, beverage & liquid, automotive, energy, and mining. Our new digital productivity platform, DiRXN (pronounced “Direction”), based on the integration of innovative Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and e-commerce technologies with a leading portfolio of tools, products and services, connects our customers to data and information that allows them to optimize productivity across all stages of their lifecycles.

Job Description

Key Accountabilities

  • Understand the competitive landscape, collect VOC (voice of customer) and complete specific research projects in support of product planning process and develop pricing strategies and unique value propositions

  • Support Field Sales to convert competitive installed base and achieve OEM First Fit through clear value propositions and commercial play books

  • Orchestrate market and end-user research to understand segment competition and ensure that our roadmap is factoring in clear target user requirements and best available technology

  • Work closely with engineering to build robust project funnels and deliver on increased vitality; continuously curate and expand Product Engineering backlog

  • Develop compelling business case(s) for key initiatives including detailed market and financial analysis

  • Utilize new product development and value engineering (VAVE) as a growth and margin tool

  • Build a strong working partnership with engineering, vertical marketing, and field sales to translate end market needs into actionable items on the roadmap

  • Identify and prioritize global product opportunities in both top line growth and profitability improvement, translating them into explicit, actionable strategy and product lifecycle plans

  • Establish tradeoffs between competing interests and requirements to produce an achievable roadmap and predictable release cycles

  • Ensure our teams have solutions based unique value propositions and the training and marketing tools to provide the best in class support to our customers

  • Support the sales team, other cross functional groups and corporate marketing on segment strategy, action plans and execution

  • Assist the Global Product Management, Energy Vertical and Process Control leadership as assigned to meet global business objectives


Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or business and broad knowledge of heavy engineering / process industries sector.

  • Minimum 5-7 years relevant business-to-business product management, product management or product marketing experience in the industrial manufacturing industry, preferably power transmission.

  • Willingness to travel 25%

  • Proven record of success in dynamic matrix-organization environments


  • MBA

  • Experience with MS Project and other NPD stage gate and/or portfolio management systems/software

  • Experience in Agile Product Management teams

  • Experience with SaaS/IoT/Big Data platforms

Additional Information

Total Rewards and Benefits

  • Competitive Salary

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, AD&D, and Life Insurance

  • Matching 401(k) Contribution

  • Health Savings Account

  • Educational Reimbursement

  • Matching Gift Program

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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