Job Title Product Specialist
Location Des Plaines, IL
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Job Description

POSITION OVERVIEW: Our client, a growing global leader in the manufacturing industry located in Des Plaines, IL is looking for a Product Specialist.


  • Competitive analysis – understand competitive forces; conduct periodic market evaluations; assist in creating new-product roadmaps based on solid fundamentals for opportunity
  • Skillful in varies merchandising techniques.
  • Support Web media
  • Identify and drive product enhancements, and support quality improvements and cost reduction opportunities of assigned product lines.
  • Aid outside sales and events
  • Inspect advertisements and review all details.
  • Aid marketing-related objectives


  • Bachelor’s degree with 1+ year in support, marketing and product development
  • Ability to work collaboratively with multiple different teams
  • Ability to prioritize
  • Ability to think strategically and translate strategy to tangible action plans, with a keen understanding of process efficiency; understanding of product life cycle
  • Technical aptitude – experience working with products where physical characteristics and/or applications are important; ability to understand basic technical literature and drawings
  • Excellent communication
  • Skillful with MS Office
  • Team player with willingness to go with the flow

This is a direct hire position with no visa sponsorships available, and we do not work with any-third party consulting firms.

Local candidates are preferred for this role because this company does not offer a relocation package, nor do they reimburse for travel expenses to the interview. Please consider that before applying.

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Number of Openings 1
Job Type Direct Hire
Salary Range Based on Experience