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Driveline Product Manager

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Date: Sep 7, 2022

Location: Wickliffe, OH, US, 44092

Company: Lubrizol Corporation


The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company serving customers in more than 100 countries. We own and operate manufacturing facilities in 17 countries, as well as sales and technical offices around the world. Through our global sales and manufacturing networks, we are able to deliver the products and services our customers need, where and when they need them.


Driveline Product Manager


As a Product Manager you will be responsible for executing market-based product strategies for defined markets and product lines across our Driveline Business. 

In this role you will:

  • Analyze market trends to develop market insights that generate value for our customers and Lubrizol.
  • Apply market knowledge to help customers develop their business and identify ways to differentiate their offering and win in the market.
  • Establish and manage pricing guidelines for products to meet business profitability objectives based on customer, market, and competitive trends.
  • Work with the Marketing team to develop and implement innovative communication plans. You will help to create, develop and maintain promotional material for defined product lines.
  • Participate in the development and evolution of the business strategy and subsequent implementation.
  • Develop, maintain and present trends presentations to customers and internal stakeholders.
  • Understand key components, suppliers and manufacturing processes to support operational excellence across the portfolio.
  • Build and maintain relationships with internal and external industry stakeholders.

Skills, Qualifications, Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or relative experience in lieu of a degree.
  • 3 years Product Management experience
  • Business acumen, demonstrated through exceptional financial results.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to travel domestically (20%)

Considered a Plus:
MBA, and related industry qualifications

  • Automotive OEM or related lubricant industry experience

What does success look like?

  • To be successful you will need to be commercially astute and possess the intellectual capability to turn complex technical information into viable commercial solutions.
  • We are looking for a talented individual with previous experience in a commercial role, ideally in product line management, and an understanding of commercial and marketing skills such as product positioning, strategic and value pricing.
  • You will have a proven track record at building relationships both internally and externally, comfortable to succeed in a matrix organization.
  • You will be a strong relationship builder, experience in assessing markets, developing strategies and understanding and competitors within a global market would be advantageous.
  • A strategic thinker, that can develop and manage execution of their product line and promotion plans across the external customer base.




While headquartered in the United States, Lubrizol is truly a global specialty chemical company.  We have a major presence in five global regions and do business in more than 100 countries. Our corporate culture ensures that Lubrizol is one company throughout the world, but you will find each region is a unique place to work, live and play.


Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, religion, marital status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other characteristic or trait protected by federal, state, or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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