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Product Analyst - Entry

Job Requisition ID:  43090

Eastman’s current hiring policy encourages and prefers new hires be fully vaccinated before reporting to work in this role when possible. 

Founded in 1920, Eastman is a global specialty materials company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With the purpose of enhancing the quality of life in a material way, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. The company’s innovation-driven growth model takes advantage of world-class technology platforms, deep customer engagement, and differentiated application development to grow its leading positions in attractive end markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. As a globally inclusive and diverse company, Eastman employs approximately 14,000 people around the world and serves customers in more than 100 countries. The company had 2021 revenues of approximately $10.5 billion and is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA. For more information, visit www.eastman.com.

Responsibilities

The Product Analyst supports the execution of the product strategy for a group of products from a common technology platform or asset.  Product Analysts provides analyses and makes recommendations for optimal product choices as offer elements are executed with customers.  They assist Product Managers to assemble various market, capital, production, inventory, and technology plans into a product strategy that maximize the profitability of an asset.

Responsibilities include:
 

  • Executes product strategy in collaboration with the Product Manager.
  • Provides decision support to the Product Manager for regulatory requirements, customer inquiries, sample approvals, complaint feedback, returns/claims and executes accordingly; includes effective communication to all stakeholders.
  • Manages system to ensure documentation of product portfolio details (which products to sell into which markets, etc.), to ensure sales are not being made into uncommercialized markets or countries for existing products, and to manage approved customer responses.
  • Works with sales in identifying potential sales outlets and options for stranded or off-class inventory and provides recommendations to Product Manager.
  • Communicates changing market and competitive activities to Product Manager and Sales.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • 2+ years prior work experience in a technical or customer-facing role (i.e., sales, technical service, marketing, product management, and supply chain).

Eastman Chemical Company is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Eastman is committed to creating a powerfully diverse workforce and a broadly inclusive workplace, where everyone can contribute to their fullest potential each day.


Nearest Major Market: Asheville
Nearest Secondary Market: Knoxville

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