Product Executive - 12 month fixed term contract

Royal Mail
City Of London, London
17 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job reference number 74407

Product Executive - 12 month fixed term contract

Salary from £35,900 (dependent on experience), plus a potential 10% bonus and 22.5 days annual leave

Full time

Fixed Term

Royal Mail - London

Royal Mail is recruiting now for a Product Executive to join our Stamps and Collectibles Team on a 12 month fixed term contract.

About the role

Responsible for delivering a range of collectable stamp products and supporting the implementation of our products strategy, you’ll product manage 2-3 product ranges, including forecasting, product range, pricing, marketing and performance reporting.

A highly creative and cross functional role, you’ll liaise with creative and product management teams, and manage the relationships between the Product Managers, marcomms and customer service teams. You’ll take briefs, review feedback, and proof read product communications.

With a budget of circa £2.5-£3million, you’ll use your financial acumen to accurately forecast, manage revenue and budgets, and agree and achieve financial targets. Numerically astute, you’ll also compile both monthly and adhoc performance reports. With excellent stakeholder management skills, you’ll ensure all relevant parties are on task, within budget and meeting deadlines.

About you

With a proven background in marketing and product management, you’ll have the knowledge, experience and enthusiasm to hit the ground running. An expert multitasker, you’ll be flexible in your approach to work with strong time management and organisational skills.

A successful and highly motivated individual with experience maintaining licencing and / or third party relationships, you’ll have the influencing and communication skills required to deal with a wide range of people, both internal and external.

A solid knowledge of Microsoft Office, and strong excel capability is essential, while a business or marketing qualification (CIM/IDM) would be an advantage.

About Us

Five centuries in business has made Royal Mail more than a household name. We connect companies, customers and communities across the country, delivering a ‘one-price-goes-anywhere’, universal postal service to more than 29 million addresses across the UK.

Our market is changing, but as a FTSE 100 organisation we are focused on achieving our vision of being recognised as the best delivery company in the UK and across Europe. We want to be more commercial, flexible and efficient and are employing our strong brand and a range of new products and services to achieve this.

We are an inclusive employer with equality, diversity and fairness at the heart of our values.  We welcome applications from individuals from all different backgrounds and are committed to promoting fair participation and equality of opportunity for all of our job applicants.

Closing Date: Tuesday, 27th June 2017

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