Associate Product Development Consultant
Modular Management Sweden
Do you want to transform the industry? Modular Management is a consulting firm that works with international companies to create and deploy market-driven product platforms, built on modular principles. In this role you will work with some of the greatest companies in the world, in industries as varied as home appliances, robotics, telecom, and construction.
What You Will Do
You will be a part of a team delivering cross-functional programs at major industrial/product companies that range from a few months to several years. Together with your colleagues you will support the customers’ transformation journey based on Modular Management’s leading insight in how modularization, configuration, and composable product platforms are fundamental for improved business profitability.
The areas of work could include areas such as modularization, supply chain management, mechanical electronics or software design, and product configuration.
- Lead, support and document customer workshops
- Gather and analyse relevant information from different stakeholders at customer.
- Suggest improvements based on findings and create action plans.
- Drive and follow up activities together with colleagues and customers to ensure plans and targets are met.
- Document product architecture data in our unique platform management software, PALMA.
You will also contribute to Modular Management's method development, continuously seek new knowledge, build networks, and take part in business development.
What We Offer
If you enjoy working with top colleagues in a global setting, we can offer great development opportunities. The position is based at our head office in central Stockholm, but to a great extent the job can be performed remotely with the flexibility to manage your own time. Travelling to clients occurs on a regular basis.
In a smaller, niche consultancy you will get to learn all parts of the business. We all work as consultants in a non-hierarchical organization, where even the most experienced consultants share similar tasks with new employees. Staff turnover is low, the company prioritizes work-life balance, and you get to learn something new every day. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package.
Skills and Experience
For this position we think that you have started your career and have gathered up to 5 years of relevant experience since your university degree. We see that several areas of experience may be relevant for the position: You can work in business development/product development/production development within a major industry/product company. You can also be a management consultant today and work towards technology/manufacturing companies where you may be attracted to the modularization and configuration concept and Modular Management's corporate culture. Another possible background is that you work at a technology consultancy, want a strategic role in the projects, and to see the entire value chain.
Specifically, we see that you have:
- University degree in Engineering in a relevant field such as: Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or another similar program.
- 2-5 years of work experience
- Fluency in English, both verbally and in writing
- The ability to learn fast and an interest in technology
- Great people skills to be able to work with people in different roles and cultures
It is meriting if you:
- Speak Swedish, German or other languages
- Have experience in leading workshops or giving presentations
How to Apply?
Please submit your application in the form below with your including a short cover letter and condensed CV, preferably not more than one page each.
Please apply as soon as possible because we’ll be interviewing candidates continuously, starting in August.
For any further inquiries, please contact Tobias Martin (email@example.com).
About Modular Management
Companies across the globe have worked with Modular Management to create and apply market-driven modular product platforms, in industries as varied as home appliances, industrial products, telecom, and construction equipment.
By implementing this approach, clients have achieved dramatic improvements in business performance through increased speed and efficiency, while simultaneously expanding the breadth of products offered to the market.
Using proven methods and PALMA®, a unique product architecture lifecycle management software, we partner with client resources to deploy a set of innovative tools and structured processes. Together we uncover and exploit the economic potential of the modular product architecture that lies within the markets, products, technologies, operations, and support systems of our clients.
Modular Management was founded in 1996 in Stockholm, Sweden.