Company: DENSO Europe BV
Location: Weesp


Product Life Cycle Manager Filtration – develops and supports the Denso product range, Denso dealers and local customers for the European Aftermarket

Are you ready for a brand that is well known in the automotive industry for quality and extraordinary service?

If you have Product Life Cycle Management experience, you might be the newest member of the DENSO family for one of Denso product lines in the independent aftermarket.

  • You will receive all the training you need to understand our products and the after-sales market
  • We provide you with all the necessary equipment
  • We offer both a competitive salary-and benefits package


DENSO Europe B.V

DENSO is one of the largest technology suppliers in the global automotive industry, and our products and systems are part of nearly every major vehicle around the world.

We are now looking for you for our growing European After-Market Department. You will be working from our well-equipped office in Weesp, The Netherlands with all the resources you need.

This includes support from a knowledgeable and highly competent team of technical and business supporters.


Open doors to our business expansion

As our new Product Life Cycle Manager, it will be your responsibility to manage, develop and support the Denso product range, Denso dealers and local customers for the European market.


Specifically, you will

Collaborate with different functional disciplines for the definition of mid & long term product development strategy for the Filtration product group and its related Service.

Conduct market and competitors analyses to identify trends and product development opportunities.

Cooperate with different functional disciplines for the definition of pricing policies for new and existing and support products, special prices and campaigns management.                              

Maintain the relationship with suppliers in order to assure best conditions for existing product lines, purchase pricing, etc.                                                                       

Collaborate with Strategic Marketing and Local MarCom in the definition of targets, activities and content.

Lead and support product range development, particularly New Product Introduction process management and coverage ratio for IAM and OES                      

Provide market development activities and product promotion: communication/visiting key customers, finding possibilities and initiation activities for business improvement.

Co-create Annual Sales Plan with all stakeholders.

Setup and maintain Master data & Pricing.                                                         

Initial input for sales forecasting, forecast maintenance and corrections related to market development.   

Review Product Sales performance and identify related counter measurements (potential vs actual).        

Manage healthy stock level.                                                                                                                              

Become part of a truly international environment

You will work with 110 friendly colleagues with more than 20 different nationalities.


You have

  • Several years of relevant (technical) experience in automotive aftermarket – preferably with international customers
  • Good knowledge of car structure, its specific failure reasons and methods of their fixing
  • Experience of huge data bases structuring and analysis
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office, especially Excel (MS Access is a plus)
  • Project management experience
  • You speak and write English effortlessly

Ready for your new dream job?

If you want to know more about your many opportunities as our new Product Life Cycle Manager, you are free to contact Frans Bouwer at +31 (0)294-493493.

Please apply for the position by clicking the button below no later than September 30, 2019 Start date is as soon as possible, but we will wait for the right candidate.


We look forward to hearing from you.



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