General Description Responsible for developing, negotiating, coordinating, and communicating business plans. Develop product business plans, coordinate product manufacturing and modifications to ensure timely development and delivery of products. Manage Purchase Sales Inventory (PSI) to ensure product development and availability to achieve business plans. May conducts Purchase Sales Inventory (PSI) meetings to identify sales target status and product requirements to ensure fulfillment of product development and delivery to achieve sales plans. Develops and manages product inventory numbers to avoid bad product loss and to manage availability of Product Sales Inventory. Initiates, develops, coordinates, and implements strategic product launch plans. Ensures available inventory for new product launches. Functions as the focal point to improve communications between headquarters and corresponding SEA team members.
May communicate daily between headquarters and SEA organization on production allocation, delivery requirements, and inventory management. Provides sales with daily updates of product delivery schedules from headquarters and against customer product delivery commitments. Coordinates and handles the escalation of critical product availability, launch issues, and sales demands with manufacturing leadership. Reviews and identifies variances in weekly PSI Global product deliveries, as compared to outstanding sales orders and forecasts, in order to plan for future product availability and inventory requirements. . Prepares program budgets, project plans, management, progress, expenditure, and other related reports to identify performance and successful achievement of objectives or variances. Responsible for routine or standard technical problems and responds to standard requests from internal and external customers. Makes decisions within guidelines and policies.
Bachelor's Degree with 6-10 years of directly related experience is required. Masters degree preferred with 6-9 years of experience. Experience should include telecommunications industry product management or wireless telecommunications position requiring management of product development, logistics, distribution, program management, and long-term product planning. Experience researching and resolving customer product development, launch, delivery, and logistics issues. Experience developing presentations using a variety of PC applications methods, including word-processing and spreadsheet software.