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Job Opportunity with JP Australia

We just got word that internationally renowned windsurfing equipment manufacturer JP Australia is looking to bring someone on its team. And more to the point, JP is looking to hire a Product Manager for SUP boards. If you get this position, you will be part of a small yet very efficient team; you will be the one to make the connection between sales, R&D, and JP’s manufacturer in Asia.

As a Product Manager for SUP boards with JP, you will have to do the following (this is basically a list of responsibilities):

  • You will put together an annual market analysis and based on it you will have to help create the product line and the graphics design.
  • You will be responsible for putting the boards in production.
  • You will be responsible for warranties and related statistics and the handling of durability tests.
  • You will handle the SUP website and be responsible for news updates.
  • You will make between 2 and 4 business trips per year to JP’s Asian manufacturer.
  • You will join the annual photo shoot in Maui, Hawaii.
  • You will organize photo shoots.

JP said that it’s looking for someone who can handle stress well, can speak English and German, knows the ins and outs of working with Microsoft Office, has the educational background and experience to deal with the technical part of the job, can handle marketing and product management issues, and is an engaged team player.

So if you think you have what it takes to work for JP Australia and be its new Product Manager for SUP boards, go ahead and submit your CV. You can send it to martin.brandner@jp-australia.com.