Product Manager

Recruiter
ABA Consulting
Location
Sheffield
Salary
£35000 - £40000/annum
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A successful engineering business which is part of a larger group is seeking a self-motivated Product Manager to join an expanding marketing function during an exciting period of expansion. Reporting directly to the Divisional Sales & Marketing Director you will take responsibility for the effective management of the product range covering the UK, Europe and the Middle East.

Key responsibilities include:

• Ensure full accountability for the successful management of the product range
• Apply a creative approach to the development of the branding
• Review market product awareness
• Monitoring of the design & development of new product ranges
• Assess and improve levels of product quality including packaging
• Liaise with internal departments to develop the brand and drive sales figures
• Preparation and distribution of reports
• Resolve all product-related questions
• Attend Trade Shows and perform product demos to customers
• Visit suppliers (overseas and domestic) to discuss design and packaging

The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:

• Experience of working in a similar role
• Flexibility with regards to travel
• Educated to degree level or have a mechanical engineering background
• Persuasive with good negotiating skills, diplomacy and negotiating skills
• Able to generate new ideas and follow through to completion
• IT Literate

This is a fantastic opportunity for a self motivated and enthusiastic individual with strong product management experience to join a growing organisation with genuine prospects of career progression