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Sr. Developer, Parts and Accessories

Franklin, Tennessee
Remote Working
Remote Working
Job Type
30 Jul 2022
Mitsubishi Motors is looking for a Sr. Developer to join the Product Planningteam. As theSr. Developer of Parts and Accessories,you will coordinate the development of concepts and business plans for all MMNA parts and accessories, help to maintain competitiveness, achieve sales and profit objectives. You will ensure internal systems are up to date with correct accessory information and pricing, support the Sr. Manager in
purchasing process, and assist the Aftersales Parts and Business Development team in successful launches
and on-time parts orders.

A representation of the responsibilities are outlined below:
  • Own business planning for accessory planning from initial concept to post-launch, including recommendations on pricing and packaging which meet financial KPIs
  • Develop and maintain vehicle accessory plans for each model and model year
  • Includes pricing, application rates, revenue, profit, and labor time information
  • Develop and maintain MMNA Special Action Model (SAM) plan documenting current assumptions related to vehicle accessory content and launch timing
  • Maintain knowledge of competitive accessory and parts trends to ensure MMNA is competitive
  • Lead business case management for all new Local Genuine Accessories, including business plans, project timelines & schedules, supplier agreements and purchasing requirements for on-time launch
  • Oversee the input, maintenance, and publishing of accessory information into the MMNA ordering system and any other internal systems and/or sites, supporting on-time and accurate launches and parts orders
  • Manage timely submission of accessory data to Parts Procurement, Product Support, Marketing, and other internal teams
  • Assist Sr. Manager with reports to Japan related to parts and accessories development
  • Assist other parts and accessories developers in hands-on development and training, as needed
Note: The above description is only a list of representative duties. As a member of a small team, the successful candidate will be someone who is able and wants to wear many hats, jump in where needed, enjoys learning about business operations and contributing to the Companys success.

Location of Position

This position is located in Franklin, Tennessee (the greater Nashville area) and the successful candidate must be located in TN. While this role will require some presence in the office, it will be a hybrid role with ability to work from home an average of 3/4 days per week.

Position Requirements and Nice to Haves:
  • 5+ years experience in parts/accessories development, parts/accessories marketing, product development, product planning, product quality, engineering, sales training, or program management with an auto OEM or automotive/vehicle-related supplier
  • Knowledge of automotive or similar processes and systems related to design, development, manufacturing, quality control, and quality assurance for parts and/or accessories
  • Formal training and/or experience in areas such as an OEM or aftermarket sales and profit analysis, pricing, and/or market research/competitive analysis
  • Ideal: knowledge of automotive parts and accessories purchasing processes
  • BA/BS degree in Engineering, Business Administration, Marketing or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Moderate nationwide travel required
  • Must maintain a valid, unconditional drivers license and MMNA approved driving record

Benefits & Perks:
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Comprehensive healthcare coverage, including medical, dental, vision
  • Wellness program
  • Paid holidays and paid time off
  • 401(k) savings plan with company match
  • Professional growth and development programs, including tuition reimbursement
  • Vehicle lease and purchase programs
  • Open & collaborative work environment
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. If you require reasonable accommodation at any point in the selection process, please direct your inquiries to your recruiter.

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  • Job Reference: 671926959-2
  • Date Posted: 30 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Mitsubishi Motors North America
  • Location: Franklin, Tennessee
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent