IT Product Manager (f/m/d)

We are looking for an IT Product Manager (f/m/d) within our Digital Business Solutions team based in Heidelberg, Germany. Our team maximises the customer value created by our IT products and services as well as to keep the end user in focus. The reporting line goes to the Head of Business Value Corporate.

The Digital Business Solutions Team ensures that IT products and services are matched to the needs of our global business. Working to energise and focus the delivery teams we provide strategic direction and roadmaps for all solutions. We represent the business within the IT organisation. We focus on customer engagement in countries, regions and at group function level.

The position is limited to 16 months due to a replacement with the option of takeover.

Your next challenge

  • Responsible for the assigned IT products within Heidelberg Material’s Overarching Products area
  • Guiding the success of products in the area of responsibility by leading the cross-functional team that is responsible for its enhancement
  • Acting as a product manager to provide both tactical and strategic direction; Products you are going to deal with: EDI solutions, Legal Content Management, SharePoint based applications, applications to support the areas of Compliance and Communication
  • Ensuring that products have a strategic roadmap, a standard configuration and are well market to the business
  • Ensuring customer demand is understood, assessed and satisfied through the IT product and services portfolio; maximise business value of products by understanding the priority of deliverables
  • Define requirements and prioritise product features to ensure delivery teams have all the necessary information needed to ensure successful delivery and enhancement of the product

Your profile

  • Degree level in business administration or IT
  • A proven track record within IT or demonstrable business process management / product manager expertise with ideally first experiences in managing business stakeholders
  • Open mindset with a quick understanding of systemic details
  • Being creative and proactive
  • Ability to communicate and collaborate effectively with our internal and external stakeholders and customers to ensure cross IT / business relationships are maintained with positive outcomes
  • Be comfortable working with all levels of staff from operations to management
  • Strong intercultural competence and high service orientation
  • Fluent in English; German would be an advantage

Our offer

We are convinced that only those who successfully realize their personal goals can also fully contribute professionally. That's why we offer you attractive benefits, such as:

  • Attractive compensation including Christmas and vacation bonuses
  • Flexible working time models
  • Mobile working within Germany on up to three days per week
  • 30 vacation days plus additional special vacation days
  • Individual onboarding with participation in the buddy program
  • Support for advanced training and continuing education
  • Company health management (various company sports groups, health and prevention campaigns, company doctor)
  • Ergonomic workstations with height-adjustable desks
  • Canteen with discounted and healthy meals
  • Employer-sponsored company pension plan
  • Attractive conditions and discounts at our cooperation partners (gyms, banks, online stores, etc.)
  • Job ticket

We look forward to receiving your online application!

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Job description

  • Professional

    Entry level

  • Heidelberg, Germany


  • Full time


  • IT / Digital Transformation


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