Product Management Engineer - partners and OEM

Ghent - Belgium

The Product Management Engineer (PME) will become a member of The Heating & Renewables Strategic Business Unit (HSBU) of Daikin Europe NV. This team is located in Gent, Zwijnaarde.

Job content

  • As a Product management Engineer you have, or are willing to get, a deep knowledge on the Daikin air to water and geothermal heat pumps
  • You will be responsible to manage the business with partner companies and Original equipment Manufacturers , supplying finished products to Daikin
  • You are in charge for price and specification discussions
  • You will study as well market and competitor movements on the product areas covered by the partner companies. Market movements are shared with the partner and in consensus new product development themes are defined
  • You prepare detailed specification sheets and make business projections
  • You will discuss with the Daikin sales companies per country on the new product launches and will be the first point of contact for the sales force for your product range
  • You will feed the marketing teams with datasheets and manage the marketing plan of your products
  • You’ll work in close cooperation as a team with the Product Managers for heat pumps, as well as with the pre-sales team preparing the digital selection and supporting tools
  • You have the technical skills and affinity to discuss on technical details with the partners, sales and after sales organisations and you are capable to prepare technical piping and wiring diagrams yourself
  • Product compliance and product quality are over-watched in cooperation with EDC (European development centre) and QA Department




  • You have a Master degree in Engineering/ Economics and a strong interest in Business Development
  • You have good project management skills
  • You are a strong communicator and know how to negotiate
  •  You combine a sense of detail with the ability to look at the broad picture
  • You are willing to travel up to 20%
  • You are proficient in English (written/oral)
  • Young graduates are welcome


Our offer

At Daikin, you can count on a varied job with an international market leader that stimulates its people to grow and to work together. We offer you an open ended contract. You will be given extensive training and will be well supported from the start. The position carries a competitive salary and a package of extra-legal benefits.


Related vacancies

Young Graduate Program

Anderlecht/Ghent/Ostend - Belgium

Young Graduate Program

Anderlecht/Ghent/Ostend - Belgium