Junior Product Manager

Prestige Appointments
From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Junior Product Manager, Aylesbury £24,000- £28,000

Excellent Benefits

An opportunity to join a ‘passionate & enthusiastic’ marketing team, the role has the benefit of reporting to a respected Head of Marketing who is willing and ready to offload expertise and develop the fortunate candidate that secures this role.

As the Junior Product Manager you will be responsible for the existing product portfolio working directly with Internal and Far East manufacturing. This is not just a maintenance role; you will feed into product development and drive new products through to success. You will be responsible for providing market insights, sales analysis and financial reporting including support for brand communications.

·Project manage with portfolio productivity optimisation including management of discontinuations and driving cost reductions

·Support Full P&L ownership and responsibility, build information for Gate process, including financial analysis of product costs and margins for new and existing products.

·Help manage the NPD introduction of products both internal manufactured or brought out finished,

·Create technical specifications - detailed information for manufacturing and sourcing requirements.

·Identify market gaps, competitor benchmarking

·Maintain and update product data, keeping product information up-to-date, including websites, data sheets and merchandising plans

·Develop new product collateral including photography, manuals and packaging

·Monitor and track any quality issues and manage consumer feedback in relation to product reviews and feed this information back into the business.

·Develop competitor & market research, performance, evaluation and gap analysis, and report insights

Experience required:

·2-3 years’ experience in B2C Product Management/ Product Marketing

·A Creative Flair with the ability to think outside the box

·Educated to a degree level preferably in Marketing

Keywords: Product Manager, Product Management, Product Specialist, Product Marketing

Locations: Aylesbury, Milton Keynes, Hemel Hempstead, Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire

Prestige Appointments are a Recruitment Agency providing permanent resourcing and selection services to employers throughout the UK.

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