Color & System Consultant: Cut Sheet Inkjet

Date: 16 Jun 2024

Location: NL

Company: Canon Production Printing

Canon

Do you want be the interface between cross-functional teams and (Product Line) Management at Canon Production Printing, Canon RSHQ’s/NSO and customers? And are you able to integrate workflow software solutions (Prisma Prepare, Access, and Direct), partner- and third party products within the different customer workflow- and application-environments? Then we are looking for you!

 

Questions about this job?

Rick van Gool, Corporate Recruiter, +31 625700897 / Rick.vangool@cpp.canon
 

Color & System Consultant

40 hours per week, hybrid in Venlo (NL)

 

Your challenge as a Color & System Consultant

Your job as Color & System Consultant is to develop superior solutions for our customers. You combine your technical knowledge of workflow software, color management and business understanding to grow volume at our customer and thus growing Canon business. You are the interface between cross-functional teams and (Product Line) Management at Canon Production Printing, Canon RSHQ’s/NSO and customers.

 

Your challenge is to integrate workflow software solutions (Prisma Prepare, Access, and Direct), partner- and third party products within the different customer workflow- and application-environments. As a workflow software specialist with customer and commercial focus you know what makes system solutions successful, offering best fit solutions to customers also taking color management into account.

 

You conduct needs, assessments, feasibility studies, market/competitors analyses, define system solutions and prepare and support product launches worldwide. You deliver an important contribution to the strategic roadmap and product portfolio by identifying and proposing system and color management solutions that lead to operational excellence for our customers. To ensure successful development and implementation you liaise with your internal stakeholders - Product Development (R&D), Product Line Managers, and your colleagues of Strategic Planning and Marketing. You drive the introduction of new products and/or updates by developing deliverables (e.g. training, webinars, and documentation) for your counterparts at Canon RSHQ’s and NSO’s.

 

As a subject matter expert you guide your Canon colleagues - Product Managers and Consultants - during product launches or updates and the execution of (customer) projects. Next to this you provide technical support, scope and troubleshoot problems and you are responsible for certification processes and release for defined products. Furthermore you are responsible to project manage customization requests for the aligned products.

 

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for someone with a strong affinity for identifying market opportunities (for both current and new products) and considering them in a businesslike manner taking risks, achieving a business advantage. You also have good analytical skills for understanding and analyzing data in multiple formats and solving complex problems. Furthermore, you recognize yourself in the following requirements:

 

  • At least a bachelor degree combined with 3-5 years work experience as software engineer/designer, system consultant. Project Management (Prince2) experience is a plus.
  • Ability to convey ideas and opinions clearly to others.
  • A high level of written and verbal ability in order to communicate data and recommendations in compelling presentations.
  • Proven ability to lead and inspire stakeholders and management.
  • Excellent communication skills in English.
  • Willingness to travel globally – 10% per year

 

What you'll get from us

As client needs are rapidly changing within the world of Production Printing, we offer you a challenging, international and rewarding business environment with a high level of interaction with customers and representatives of Canon. This job offers you a great learning experience and good possibilities for further developments within the Canon organization. Besides a challenging working environment and scope for personal and professional development, we offer an interesting package of employment conditions:

 

  • A competitive salary (€ 4500,- - € 6000,-)
  • 38 vacation days
  • Extra 13th month pay (8,6%), holiday allowance (8%) and commuting allowance
  • Hybrid working for a healthy work-life balance: the opportunity to work 50% at the office and 50% from home
  • Training and professional development opportunities
  • A laptop and mobile phone

 

About Canon Production Printing

Canon Production Printing develops and manufactures high-tech printing products and workflow software for the commercial printing market and is part of Canon, a global provider of imaging technologies and services. Canon Production Printing operates on three continents, with approximately 3300 employees (end 2022) and has its global headquarters in Venlo, the Netherlands.

Further information about Canon Production Printing is available at cpp.canon.