Product Manager - Indoor Lighting

Recruiter
Electrical Technical
Location
Chippenham
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Elec-Tech are seeking a Product Manager to join the Projects Lighting department of a hugely successful, fast-growing lighting manufacturer near Chippenham.
The Role:
•Defining product and new product development strategies, in line with general company strategy•Working with the head of industrial design•Managing product lifecycle and performance; analysing as appropriate and taking appropriate actions•Staying up to date with products, competitors, applications and other lighting industry relating news/practices•Being a key contributor in preparing pricing, with the aim of maximising profitability•Keeping the product database up to date and accurate•Taking leadership of promotional materials, packaging, communications etc•Working closely with the supply chain team, giving guidance where needed and ensuring inventory levels maintain a sufficient level•Support the sales team when needed
The ideal candidate will:
•Be a fantastic presenter and communicator •Have strong analytical skills•Be able to work well alone or as a team as required•Be able to take ownership and lead•Be organised•Have previous experience managing a portfolio of lighting products from cradle to grave•Have a solid understanding of lighting products and their development•Hold a qualification in Lighting/Engineering/Business or similar
Beneficial extras:
•Previous exposure to international manufacturing markets
Our client offers a competitive salary of up to £50,000 for the right person, plus additional bonuses and benefits.

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