My client is the sole supplier, manufacturer and installer of specialist mobility solutions.
Due to company expansion, exciting product development and ongoing customer demand they are seeking to recruit a Product Manager with a strong focus on marketing, R&D and technological development to the strategic team.
The ideal candidate would be home based however would need to be commutable between two sites in the West Midlands and Reading for visits to the offices, so ideally candidate could reside within the following areas: Worcester, Swindon, Oxford, Reading, Bristol or Bath.
Company: With an international reputation for excellence, this leading manufacturer, whilst relatively new to their field, has steadily expanded activities across the globe. To ensure strategic growth within 2019 and to exploit a developing sector, the company needs to recruit a dynamic Product Manager to manage a key exciting product range with huge business potential alongside helping the business drive the product portfolio forward through innovation and new product development.
And now the exciting bit!.......
The Role of Product Manager: As a Product Manager you will Lead and manage a key product with responsibility for increasing margins, profitability, growth, customer satisfaction and brand awareness. Would suit someone who describes themselves as follows:
- Graduate / A rock star….ready to pull up trees
- Graduate, future MBA and one day aspire to be the MD
Being a key Product Manager, you will be instrumental in launching products and improvements including follow up and life cycle maintenance, managing the portfolio by phasing out old products.
This cross-functional role will see you working closely and collaboratively with:
- Technical Support
- Global Market segments.
Through your research you will build up market knowledge and customer insight, providing support across Global Sales and R&D, finding new product opportunities and building solid business cases for them. You will also work hand in hand with marketing, defining USP’s and therefore ensuring the correct market position.
Roles / Responsibilities
- Sales person technical resource / Guru
- Manuals / Documentation
- Forms / Processes for Surveyors.
- Product launches / roll out
- Tech Bulletins / Dealer comms for new products or memo’s
- Product Costs / BOMS / Commercial Aspect.
- R+D project management / whip cracking!
- Coding help
- Spare Parts Lists
- Eagle / System / Automation implementation.
- ECR / ECR / CA processes
The Person: As a dynamic and ambitious Product Manager, you will have had experience and success in delivering complete, complex and full products into competitive markets.
With experience of building and maintaining complex relationships you will be also skilled in preparing complex technical, sales and user documentation ensuring the products comply with international legislation, regulation and standards.
With an enthusiastic, hard working professional approach, you will have the strength of character to work under pressure to demanding timescales. As an inspiring, goal orientated team player, you will be “hands on” with the mentality to strive for excellence in an ever-evolving market and product pipleine.
- Salary: competitive, depending on experience
- Profit related bonus scheme
- 25 days holiday per year, plus UK bank holidays
- Pension scheme
- Cash health scheme
- An extra day’s holiday on your birthday!
Would you like to learn more?
In the first instance, please send a detailed resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
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