Product Manager

Recruiter
DCS Recruitment Limited
Location
Manchester
Salary
£40000 - £50000/annum
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
12 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Product Manager

Manufacturing

Manchester

£40,000 - £50,000 with car allowance and other benefits

The Company

Our client is a busy Manufacturing company based in the North West of England. Due to recent expansion they are now looking for a Product Manager to come and join their team.

The Role

* Managing the entire product line life cycle from long term product vision to product end of life.
* Developing product positioning statements for target market segments
* Defining and sustaining differentiation amongst competing products
* Working with suppliers to ensure technical requirements and compliance is met
* Engaging in pricing strategies with sales and distribution

The candidate

* Any University degree (ideally in Science or Engineering or Technology) and 3+ years Product Management experience is a plus.
* An enquiring mind with a mathematical capability and an interest and ability to understand our customer's science
* The ability to create and maintain a focus on competitive analysis. Collect and use all available material within the company and from other sources on competitive products
* Excellent communication skills in a range of formats, both written and verbal, from informal discussions to formal sales presentations.
* The ability to analyze existing product line business and market needs to redefine current product lines, including product requirements, performance specifications, scope of supply, options and configurations
* Fluent in English both written and spoken, a second language would be a benefit, but is not necessary.
* Computer literate - Strong level of proficiency in the use of personal computers and software packages, especially Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint.

To apply for this role please send your CV or call 01612122308 and ask for Adam or Alexandra