Manufacturing Somerset, Taunton 13/08/2017 £30000 - £35000 per annum

REF: JN -072017-133251_1502611241

Product Manager
Manufacturing & Distribution
Up to 35k plus benefits
  • Prestigious company producing household name branded products
  • Newly created role in an expanding team
  • Genuine progression opportunities

This is a brand new position within an established market leading company with an instantly recognisable household name brand. In this role you will be joining an expanding team where there will be opportunities for further progression as the team matures and expands in the future. As Product Manager, you will be charged with a product line contribution as a business unit. Key responsibilities include:
  • Overseeing and managing the lifecycle for an established portfolio of products
  • Project managing new product development, including market research and competitor analysis
  • Developing product requirements through NPD, Engineering, Manufacturing, and Sales teams
  • Devising pricing and marketing strategies ensuring commercial viability
  • Production of sales & marketing collateral

You should bring several years experience in a Product Management / Category Management role and ideally possess related marketing qualifications such as a marketing degree or CIM. We are looking for an individual who is a strategic thinker with creative flair, a strong communicator at all levels internally and externally, and someone well organised with strong project management skills.