Are you looking for the next steps to shine professionally with circular economy present in your everyday work? Get ready to work in a global and innovative textile service business, with a turnover of 400 million. With a 170 year long history (not retiring anytime soon!) of caring for our people and customers, we are ready to expand our Lindström family. Currently we, a Finnish family-owned company, have over 4300 inspiring people in 24 countries around Europe and Asia. Now is your chance to become part of the journey of helping our customers to grow more in a sustainable way. Take a leap with us.
We are looking for Product Manager specialized in protective clothing to join our Workwear Product Development team.
In this role, you will develop and manage the Lindström CE marked protective clothing and ensure the products comply with the regulatory requirements and the market demand. You will also be following regulatory and technical changes and work in active co-operation with our customers, test labs and authorities to initiate new development projects according to business needs.
Key responsibilities in this role are:
To be successful in this role, you have excellent communication and co-operation skills and passion to constantly learn something new. For this role, you also need good project management skills and a good understanding of the clothing development process. You are also interested in learning more about both the technical and legislative requirements for protective clothing. Also, strong analytical skills and solution driven attitude are needed in this role as well as the ability to work independently and analytically in a global matrix organization. As we are an international company, excellent English language skills, and especially presentation skills, both written and verbal, are needed. We value strong experience in the clothing industry and product management in a global level. Preferably, you also have a suitable academic degree or other relevant qualification.
We offer you a position in the core of the growing international company – a place to network and build global relationships with multi-cultural teams in 24 countries. You have a global arena to develop and grow professionally. You will get a responsible role in the modern working environment and a highly innovative atmosphere. We hope that your positive mindset and energy fit well into our We Care culture. You will be located in our Head Office in Kalasatama, Helsinki, but currently we are working mostly remotely. We also support a flexible working culture to enable you to succeed in your work.
Interested? If yes, please do not hesitate to contact Taru Jokinen, Director of Concept Development, tel. +358407176293 Mondays to Thursdays between 16-17. To apply, fill in our online application form no later than the 19th of September 2021. Please be quick, as we will be reviewing applications already during the application period.