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Product Manager - Atlanta, GA

Atlanta, GA, US, 30346

Oldcastle APG
APG Headquarters

 

Job ID:  456639

 

Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a leading global supplier of building and landscaping products. Its product portfolio includes hardscapes and masonry, packaged cement mixes, lawn and garden materials, and composite decking sold through a variety of channels for residential and commercial use. Oldcastle APG is the leading producer of hardscapes in North America and Europe and the innovator behind many of the industry’s well-known brands: Belgard hardscapes, Echelon masonry, Sakrete bagged dry mixes, and MoistureShield composite decking. With over 260 operating locations and approximately 8,500 employees, Oldcastle APG operates across 7 countries in the U.S., Canada, and Europe.

 

Job Summary

 

The Product Manager is responsible for the management, maintenance, and optimization of Oldcastle APG’s dry mix product portfolio, which includes the Sakrete and Amerimix brands of bagged concrete, mortar, and stucco. Working closely with leaders in R&D, manufacturing, sales and marketing, the Product Manager serves as the expert on all elements of the product portfolio, including packaging, technical info, manufacturing, and in-field usage.

 

Job Responsibilities

 

  • Learn and maintain technical documentation on all SKUs, including product performance info, packaging details, manufacturing and stocking info, sales performance and more.
  • Going beyond a technical knowledge of the product to a true hands-on understanding and expertise in their usage and applications.
  • A multi-layered effort including set-up and management of product information in internal databases, working with creative teams to update packaging artwork, coordinating print production with 4x national packaging suppliers, and integrating with APG procurement to maintain appropriate inventory levels across the country.
  • Ability to pull and analyze sales performance trends to make informed decisions about manufacturing, sales strategy and the addition or deletion of products from the portfolio.
  • Serving as the go-to expert on technical product information, including supporting training efforts alongside our national training team.
  • Collaborating with sales leaders to develop national and regional sales strategies.
  • Working closely with marketing to inform product positioning, messaging and ensure technical information is correctly communicated across all channels.

 

Job Requirements

 

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • 5+ years of experience as a product manager or similar role
  • Previous experience in manufacturing side of the business preferred
  • Ability to translate technical information into a form that is easily understandable
  • Ability to handle multiple projects with competing deadlines
  • Proficient computer skills (i.e. Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint)
  • The position requires up to 10% travel

 

What CRH Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

About CRH

 

CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.

 

If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!

 

Oldcastle APG, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

 

 

 

Date Posted:  Sep 13, 2022


Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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