Careers

Pfannenberg, Inc., a growing Lancaster manufacturer, is looking for talented, hard-working people to join our team.  We offer an excellent work environment and competitive compensation and benefits. Please forward a cover letter and resume to HR@pfannenbergusa.com



Industrial Alarm/Signaling Product Manager
 (United States / Canada / Mexico)

Pfannenberg, a leading manufacturer of industrial, visual and acoustic signaling/alarm devices is in search of a product manager who has experience working with end-users, influencers and key distribution partners to promote and grow its signaling/alarm product line primarily in the US, but also Canada and Mexico.


Responsibilities:
  • Management of signaling/alarm product line in the United States, Canada and Mexico
  • Create and implement a sales plan to support our signaling sales strategy 
  • Competitive analysis and benchmarking to support sales strategies for all new products and existing products. This includes market requirements and trends to develop a local product roadmap. 
  • Identify and support all relevant sales channels 
  • Identify decision-makers and influencers at customer site         
  • Product promotion support including trade shows, product literature development, sales documentation, presentations and product distribution 
  • Responsible for coordination with Sales, Marketing, Applications, Engineering and factory to implement sales plan. 
  • Train and support Pfannenberg Area Sales Managers about selling strategies, products and applications. 
  • Train and support Pfannenberg Reps and Distributors about selling strategies, products and applications. 
  • Identify and setup new electrical distributors 
  • Responsible for product promotion support including trade shows, product literature development and product distribution 
  • Responsible for support of customer projects, quotations and sales presentations. This requires a complete understanding of product specification, pricing and availability. 
  • Continuous review, reporting and forecasting of market and sales figures 
  • Create and use project / customer reference list, success stories, business cases to understand customer applications and service. Use this data to identify similar customers, multiplying the success. 

Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or 5+ years' experience selling or supporting industrial products
  • Industrial sales experience through distribution to end users is preferred
  • Automation Industry and Control System knowledge preferred
  • Previous sales and product management responsibilities
  • Strong customer service, relationship management and the ability to collaborate with a team
  • Strong communication and presentation skills along with strong knowledge of Microsoft Office products. Knowledge of Salesforce or similar CRM also preferred
  • Proven leadership skills to effectively manage and communicate with sales teams across the region
  • Travel is required throughout the US on a regular basis to meet with customers, train sales teams and meet with sales partners. Limited travel to Canada and Mexico may also be needed. Must also be able to travel once per year internationally for training. 
  • Position does not require relocation. Candidate can work remotely from home office.



Quality Manager 

Responsible for the gathering of quality data, analyzing and documenting root cause of non-conformances and implementing, supporting and managing action to a successful end result. Requires a Bachelor's degree with 4-6 years of departmental leadership.  Also responsible for continuous improvement & preventative actions. 

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Conducting department reviews to develop employees and identify needs
  • Report KPI metrics at a global and local level to senior management
  • Responsible for Incoming Inspection & first article approval
  • Understanding of  ISO 9001-2015 and ISO 14001 standards
  • Proven track record driving change in the organization
  • Able to lead corrective action teams
  • Review of project development guidelines ensuring products meet conformity to certifications
 

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Customer Service Associate

Requirements: Enter sales orders, interact with customers, and provide information in response to inquiries and requests about products and services.

The ideal candidate will have excellent written and verbal communication skills with an attention to detail, problem solving skills, be proactive and have strong customer oriented interpersonal skills.

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Intercompany Supply Chain Planner

Requirements: Coordinate orders between Pfannenberg Sales and our production facilities. The applicant will be responsible to set stocking parameters, monitoring stock levels, coordinating orders and working with our Sales team to meet customer's expectations.  

The ideal candidate will have experience in planning and/or stock management with good written and verbal communication skills and attention to detail.

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Strategic Buyer

Responsible for locating and maintaining the best materials, supplies, or services at the best value. Aims to achieve annual cost reduction goals while improving the quality of the materials as well as creating a stronger supply chain. 

Proven analytical abilities to assess supplier performance and true total cost of ownership are required.  Good interpersonal and negotiation skills with a track record of building effective long term strategic partnerships with local and global suppliers desired. Must be able to collaborate with Engineering, Quality, and Planning departments.  

Experience purchasing fabricated metal, electronics, compressors, and heat exchangers is preferred but not necessary.  

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About Pfannenberg

Pfannenberg is a global manufacturer of products and solutions developed to keep critical plant operations online and personnel safe. 

Our product portfolio includes:

  • Thermal management of enclosure electronics.
  • Liquid cooling with packaged chillers for machinery.
  • Signaling devices for industrial safety and efficiency.

Protecting Man, Machine and the Environment... since 1954.

 

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