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Business Development Analyst


Electronics Engineer


Marketing Manager








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Wahl Clipper Corporation
Attn: Staffing & Training Cord.
PO Box 578
Sterling, IL 61081
Fax: (815) 625-7004





Business Development Analyst - 1st shift

Location - Sterling, Illinois

International Sales and Marketing

The Business Development Analyst will support International growth initiatives providing monthly financial P&L support, end to end pricing and margin analysis, annual financial planning, business analysis and financial analysis for new markets/subsidiaries.


Overall Role & Responsibility

  • Prepares and provides Dashboard reporting/analysis supporting the category business teams and field sales teams 

  • Manages global market data providing analysis and market mapping of biggest opportunities for the company

  • Provides pricing support and analysis maintaining price book files

  • Maintains monthly customer scorecard reports

  • Manages and maintains monthly business object reporting for business teams

  • Prepares one-, three-, and five-year financial plans for Division and Category Business Unit as required

  • Provides financial support and analysis on end to end pricing for market expansion opportunities from factory to consumer

  • Analyzes historical data; developing and estimating trends; preparing assumptions; examining management plans; developing projections

  • Administers international price set-up policy; making revisions as required

  • Serves as an integral member of International team providing analytical support and analysis of key scorecard metrics

  • Provides support and participates in key annual trade shows

  • Supports customer service; new customer application process; pricing set-up policy coop policy, and defective returns analysis


Experience and Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration preferred
  • 2-4 years’ experience working in consumer packaged goods preferred

  • Strong analytical skills required

  • International experience a plus

  • Must have strong skills working in Excel and PowerPoint

  • Good communication and organizations skills

  • Team player and good at managing project tasks on time and complete

Interested candidates:  Please provide resume to Deana Jones in Human Resources no later than August 25, 2014.


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 Electronics Engineer

Location - Sterling, Illinois

Wahl Clipper, the worldwide leading manufacturer of Clipper and Trimmers for global consumer and professional markets, is searching for Electronics Engineers to expand their New Product Development Group in Sterling IL.  

A large percentage of the Electronics Engineer’s time will be spent collaborating with cross functional team members in the development and implementation of electronic features for new products.  The remainder of their time will be spent supporting and improving existing products, assisting the engineering test lab, and solving technical challenges.



  • Serve as the technical design function on product development teams

  • Develop appropriate project costs, requirements, and schedule.  Focus activities to meet these goals

  • Design and direct engineering experiments



  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical or Electronic Engineering 

  • Experience with developing, designing, testing, and debugging electronic circuits

  • Experience with operating electronic test equipment such as digital multi-meters, oscilloscopes, battery analyzers, and data-loggers 

  • Effective communication skills (written and verbal) in a cross-functional team environment

  • Strong sense of urgency and personal commitment

  • Creative problem solving ability


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with PCB design software

  • Proficiency with programming microcontrollers in assembly or C++

  • Experience designing and building graphical user interfaces (GUI) with Labview

  • Knowledge of controlling and communicating electronic test equipment with PC and PLC interfaces such as RS232, GPIB, and USB


Wahl Clipper was founded in 1919 in Sterling IL and has grown into a global corporation with sales in 165 countries and manufacturing in USA, Germany, Hungary, UK and China.  Wahl is still a family owned and operated company and family values are at the heart of our organization.  Our Sterling employees are proud to still be able to manufacture superior products at competitive prices here in the USA.

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Marketing Manager 

Location – Sterling IL 

Wahl Clipper, the number one Brand of Consumer and Professional Hair Products, is searching for a marketing leader to continue our trend of growth in our Animal Product Division, this division includes Professional Pet, Pet Specialty, Equine and Veterinary products.  

In times when many companies are cutting personnel, Wahl Clipper hasn’t laid anyone off in over forty years and continues to expand around the world with our products being sold in over 165 countries and manufactured in our own factories spread across four continents. This position will be based out of our global headquarters in Sterling, IL.

If you have an established track record of success and are looking for a high profile position in a very successful consumer/professional products company, we have a unique opportunity for you due to expansion of our team.  

The Marketing Manager will have the following qualifications and experience:

  • Minimum 10 years of marketing leadership with experience in animal products. 

  • Successful track record of developing and marketing products in animal market

  • Experienced with product launches, and promotional campaigns, able manage timelines for these. 

  • Be a self-directed leader and a strategic thinker while assuming P&L responsibility.

  • Innovative and inventive along with practical problem solving ability.

  • Team player with the ability to work with manufacturing and operations. 

  • Able to direct creative / graphics personnel as well as direct employee supervision and review.

  • Possess excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Must be ethical and honest. 

  • The preferred candidate will have a marketing or business degree but we will consider equivalent work experience.


Compensation and relocation assistance will be commensurate with the high level of this position and the candidate’s experience.




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Wahl Clipper offers a competitive salary and benefit package including:

 • Medical Insurance

• Dental Insurance

• Life Insurance 401(k) with company match

• Profit Sharing

• Paid Vacation

• Paid Holidays

• Disability Insurance

• Improshare (gainsharing program)



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