Product Manager

Manesis Search & Selection Ltd
£50k - £60k pa
08 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Product Manager

Salary up to £60k plus car bonus and benefits

The Company

A fantastic opportunity for a dynamic and ambitious Product Manager to join a highly innovative electronic manufacturer of electronic safety systems and associated IP. My client operates mainly in construction equipment and materials handling markets and is recognised as a leader in technology.

The Role

The role of Product Manager has full responsibility for developing and setting the product group strategy and delivering the business performance to meet customer needs and company targets.

Operating as the Business Manager with full P&L responsibility for the product group.

Working as part of a focused professional leadership team, to deliver exceptional performance and results in a lean environment.

Leading and executing the strategic direction for the product group, including Product Strategy, Sales & Marketing Strategy, Channel Strategy, Product Support Strategy, and Engineering and Technology Strategy.

Supporting the development of the Procurement and Production strategy, delivering plans that provide for competitive global sourcing and supply.

Managing the day to day performance and efficient running of the product group.

The Candidate

The successful Product Manager will be able to demonstrate the following:

Experience or knowledge of working in a fast changing and developing market environment.

Knowledge of construction, waste, plant sectors. Would be an advantage.

Ideally experience of electronics and/or radio based systems.

A background in safety, legislation driven or regulated environments is also interesting.

Innovative, dynamic, forward thinking. Prepared to take on an exciting challenge.

Strong team building and directing skills.

Good at relationship management and a strong communicator.

Clearly demonstrated skills and capabilities in managing and developing product programmes, on a technical and commercial basis.

Programme and project management experience, especially related to New Product Development.

Strong customer and market focus.

Team leadership skills in a Multi-disciplinary environment.

Demonstrable knowledge, experience or skills in a technical environment (preferably from a related industry).

To be considered for this exciting new opportunity as a Product Manager, please apply to Jon Humphreys, quoting reference VR/04997.

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