About Handicare
Handicare offers solutions and support to increase the independence of the physically challenged or elderly people, and to enable them to live an active life — on their terms — and to facilitate for their care providers and family.
Our offering encompasses a comprehensive range of straight and curved stairlifts, transfer, lifting and repositioning aids, vehicle accessibility products and solutions and medical equipment. Approximately 70 percent of our sales are for care in the home, "Homecare" and the reminder for hospitals and institutions, "Institutional".
We are a global company with sales in more than 20 countries and are a market leader in this field. The head office is in Stockholm, Sweden and manufacturing and assembly are located at six sites distributed across North America, Asia and Europe. We are approximately 1,200 employees. In 2017, revenue totaled MEUR 284,3.
We believe it is crucial that our customers and partners perceive us as committed and respectful, and that our actions are exemplified by our integrity. An important driver is the knowledge that our efforts make a difference in the lives of individuals. We are also driven by the ongoing need to continuously improve, enhance and develop our solutions.
For additional details about Handicare Sweden and about the Handicare group, please visit: https://http://www.handicare.se/ respectively https://handicaregroup.com

 

Product Design and Development Manager;
Europe and ROW

Opportunity
This is a qualified position with a high ability to influence the content of the work based on given guidelines. As the company grows, there are great opportunities for personal development.

Handicare works with individual development programs and there are development opportunities both in Sweden and internationally. Most people who are interested in working with Handicare mention the important thing about joining and contributing to changing everyday lives for people, ie. "Making everyday life easier".

Handicare is a company with a flat organisation meaning quick and effective decision paths. In this position you will report to the VP Product development who reports up to the CEO of the group.

Handicare is a truly international company, in fact all employees have some form of international contact. In this role as a Product Design & Development manager, you also become a highly valuable and important part of a global team.

Employees at Handicare must have a “can do” attitude and be comfortable in situations where you must be hands-on. Integrity and independent character is highly valued and should be combined with an ability to effectively coordinate and inspire team efforts towards meeting stretched goals.

Handicare is an attractive employer with a strong focus on the well-being, participation, collaboration and personal development. The company offers good terms and conditions.

The position - Product Design & Development Manager Europe and ROW
Handicare is now hiring a highly skilled Product Design & Development Manager with a responsibility for the new product development for Patient Handling portfolio, as well as improving the existing line of products. This position reports to the Global Group VP of Product Development and you will in addition become an active member of the Global Design network. You will be responsible for one engineer who will report to you.
The role has an international responsibility and travelling to visit suppliers approximately 10-20% of the time should be seen as natural part of the job. The position is based in Kista, Stockholm.

For further information about the position please contact Jarl Molin, Sr recruitment consultant at PeakSearch.
Contact information:
Jarl Molin
e-mail: jarl.molin@peaksearch.se
mobile: +46 70 560 20 56