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Product Planning Specialist (Automotive)

Job description

As a Product Planning Specialist you will develop future products and technical specifications and conduct market research and product training. Also, you will cover 8 regional markets in Asia, with frequent communication with Japan and occasional outreach to other regions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan model introductions for regional markets.
  • Ensure models meet safety, emissions, and fuel consumption regulations.
  • Study market trends, customer profiles, competitors, and needs.
  • Analyze market data and align product and sales strategies.
  • Collaborate with distributors on model planning, specifications, volume, and launch timing.
  • Report monthly on sales and market conditions.
  • Secure pre-production models and support related communications.
  • Work with agencies to develop product-related assets.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Secure annual budget and prepare proposals for management approval.
  • Purchase and distribute CAD data; coordinate CGI development.
  • Coordinate with internal divisions for product launch support, including accessories and aftersales.
  • Assist communications team with product information for launch campaigns.
  • Plan and execute product training for regional distributors and internal teams.
  • Provide ad-hoc support to other functions.

Job Requirements

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in the automotive industry or marketing agencies.
  • Strong English communication skills; Japanese is a bonus.
  • Passionate about automotive products and knowledgeable in technical language.
  • Effective team player with project management skills.
  • Detail-oriented and comfortable with data analysis.
  • Self-starter, resourceful, and able to propose solutions.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • Driver's license is an advantage.
  • Hybrid work arrangements and some travel expected.

If you meet the above qualifications and are ready to take on this exciting opportunity, please submit your resume to

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