Product Planning Specialist

Date: 29-Jul-2022

Location: NSW

Company: VGA


Volkswagen Group Australia is one of the world's leading automobile manufacturers, employing more than 600,000 people all around the world and selling its vehicles in more than 150 countries. Volkswagen Group Australia (VGA) is part of this success story. The wholly-owned subsidiary has its National Sales Centre based in Sydney home to some of Australia's most recognisable brands such as Volkswagen, Audi, Skoda and many more.


The Role

The main responsibilities include:

  • Implement and contribute to the Audi Australia product strategy including new model proposals, product launches and lifecycle measures
  • Manage and lead cross-functional projects related to product management
  • Market analysis for future model planning and competitor comparisons
  • Coordination of product content for Audi Australia website, car configurators and ordering systems
  • Coordination and maintenance of point of sale materials
  • Coordination of product planning data and reporting


Selection Criteria
To succeed in this role, candidates will need to possess the following:


  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar role within the automotive industry
  • Tertiary degree in relevant Marketing, Engineering (or similar)
  • Highly developed communication skills, including strong public speaking and presentation capabilities
  • Excellent interpersonal abilities including effective negotiations skills
  • Strong project management skills including the ability to lead small projects
  • Excellent organisational skills and problem-solving skills
  • Highly organised with the ability to cope with stressful situations and deadlines from time to time


Why Volkswagen?

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the Customer Experience team, based in our stunning Zetland headquarters.

Working at Volkswagen not only provides tremendous opportunities for growth, personal development, and career opportunities, we also champion a workplace culture that thrives on passion, collaboration, efficiency, mindfulness, authenticity, and innovation. The benefits are what we like to call V-mazing 

  • enjoy a culture of continuous learning
  • enjoy flexible working arrangements with our hybrid home/office model
  • enjoy subscription to CircleIn – Audi’s Parent’s Platform
  • receive access to LinkedIn Learning and other training and personal development opportunities
  • Enjoy attractive lease case rates for you and your family
  • receive staff discounts at local retailers around the office
  • enjoy monthly health and wellbeing initiatives

Volkswagen is an equal employment opportunity employer. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds.

To support our desire to create a local talent pipeline, this role is only available for individuals who have permanent work rights in Australia.

If this sounds like the role for you to drive your career to great heights with a world-class organisation, APPLY NOW!! We are interviewing candidates for an immediate start!