Associate Product Manager - OPBG

Product Management Fremont, California City Of Industry, California


The ASUS OPBG (Open Platform Business Group) team is looking for an Associate Product Manager, someone who is enthusiastic about PC hardware, particularly in displays, networking and peripherals! This Associate Product Manager will be supporting all the product managers on the team by working with internal teams in Marketing, Logistics, Inside Sales and Account Management. She or he will manage business activities to maintain the product life-cycle including strategic planning, P&L, inventory, logistics and channel management. The Associate Product Manager will also partner with account managers and business development managers to maintain and develop external business accounts. To be successful in this role, you are self-motivated, energetic, organized, detail oriented and have a passion for PC, Gaming and new technology.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain sales target and profitability target of assigned product line
  • Collaboration with BU contacts from ASUS HQ Taiwan
  • Product life cycle strategic planning
  • Manage product line profit and loss
  • Assist Product Manager based on assigned tasks/projects
  • Collaboration with local department: Sales, Marketing, Logistic, and Service
  • Collaborate for inventory management including weekly sales and inventory analysis and retail advertisement analysis
  • Perform competitive analysis and propose/design channel retail promotion plan
  • 3rd party market data analysis
  • Provide internal and external product training
  • Attend industry related trade show
  • Joint customer meeting with sales team
  • Maintain good attendance and punctuality
  • Assist on new team member training
  • Perform other job duties as assigned*

Required Qualifications:

Years of Education  

  • College degree (B.A./B.S./A.A.) in related field

Work Experience

  • 3+ years of PC or technology related experience
  • Experience in sales, product management, or account management

Knowledge and Skills

  • Intermediate experience with Microsoft Office
  • Ability to multi-task and manage work-flow priorities
  • Presentation skills for large groups and/or senior management
  • Team player willing to take initiative to solve problems and create positive results
  • Ability to work confidently in a rapidly changing, fast-paced and results-oriented corporate environment where a high degree of flexibility is required
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bilingual in English and Mandarin is a plus
  • PC Hardware and Gaming enthusiast
  • Experience with national retail and eCommerce accounts

Working Conditions

  • Requires sitting, operating a computer keyboard, telephone and other office equipment for extended periods of time
  • Light travel by request