Product Manager (m/f)

The ALTANA Group develops and manufactures high-quality, innovative specialty chemical products. With us, you can help shape many important details of the world of the future. Our four divisions BYK, ECKART, ELANTAS, and ACTEGA have set worldwide standards in their markets. Our innovative products enable companies to develop technologies of the future today, technologies that make life easier, safer, and more comfortable. With sales of 2 billion euros, we are one of the world‘s most innovative, fastest-growing, and most profitable chemical companies. We currently employ more than 6,000 people who have good ideas for the world of the future. You, too, can discover the special side of life with us. Bringing you many advantages.

The ACTEGA division manufactures innovative coatings and sealants and gives packaging attractive surfaces while keeping the contents fresh. ACTEGA Metal Print has its focus on a metallography technology for metallization graphics, supplanting foil-transfer in applications such as labels and folding cartons. The technology is both economically attractive and environmentally sustainable, saving a significant amount of material, cost and production time compared to the conventional cold foil and hot foil stamping technology.

Product Manager (m/f)

Your task structure


  • Definition of product properties and priorities, validated by customers and partners
  • Responsibility for product launch and delivery
  • Support other departments product activities to synchronize time lines, clarify requirements and set priorities
  • Responsibility for beta testing
  • Responsibility for product lifecycle management
  • Price book management
  • Market and competition analysis
  • Understand and drive messaging of product value added and TCO
  • Develop and deliver training and presentations
  • Support marketing plans and business development activities
  • Monitor & Report product status in the field
  • Technical system consulting

Your recipe for success


  • University degree in engineering management or business administration
  • Many years of professional experience in an industrial and technical environment
  • A good knowledge of the graphic arts industry
  • Excellent interface moderator
  • Very good analytic abilities, structured method of working, strategic thinking
  • A high level of initiative
  • Very good English skills, other foreign languages an advantage
  • Good MS Office skills
  • Willingness to undertake international travel, approx. 40%
  • Class B driving licence
  • Knowledge of SAP R3 desirable

Your spectrum of advantages

In the ALTANA Group, you will work in a unique culture of innovation where the utmost importance is attached to promoting individual ideas and abilities as well as open, trusting interaction.

We invite you to get to know us better and to become part of our team. Discover your career plus in specialty chemistry. Please send us your application, preferably via our jobmarket

Your Contact: ACTEGA Metal Print GmbH | Jan Franz Allerkamp | Managing Director | Tel +49 151 54370363

Job number: AD00393

Legal entity: ACTEGA Metal Print GmbH

Location: Lehrte

Area of operations: Marketing & Vertrieb allgemein

ACTEGA Metal Print GmbH